Mikel Arteta Aims for an Unmagnificent Seventh

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Just when it seemed that Arsenal’s wretched season was completely fizzling out after the non-performance against Villareal in the Europa League semi-final, Mikel Arteta and his side have a new prize to aim for. Going into the final game of the Premier League season, Arteta knows that if Arsenal can beat Brighton & Hove Albion […] READ MORE




Five Famous Football Protests

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Given football’s unchallenged position as the world’s favourite game, perhaps it is surprising that there have not been more major on-field protests by footballers and football teams in the history of the sport. Certainly, there are few, if any, footballing protests that are as iconic as the Black Power salute by Tommie Smith and John […] READ MORE


Arsenal Continue to Look Like Half a Team Under Mikel Arteta

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After an hour in Athens against Olympiakos in their Europa League last 16 first leg, Arsenal looked as if they might achieve exactly the wrong result to take into the North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur this weekend. Drawing 1-1 against the Greek side, after yet another defensive mistake allowed an opposing side to equalise, […] READ MORE