David Luiz: A Centre-Half of Two Halves

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Even by David Luiz’s own lofty – or should that be laughable? – standards, his red card for Arsenal against Wolverhampton Wanderers this week was particularly disastrous. While apparently trying to get out of the way of his fellow Brazilian, Willian José, Luiz brought the striker down, gave away a penalty and received a red […] READ MORE






Mesut Özil: An Arsenal Career of Two Halves – Part Two

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To read Part One of this article, click here. Mesut Özil: An Arsenal Career of Two Halves The Second Half In our time of plague (or at least pandemic), it can be easy to forget what life was like at the start of 2020, let alone at the start of 2018, when Arsenal faced the […] READ MORE


Mesut Özil: An Arsenal Career of Two Halves – Part One

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The Premier League returns this weekend, but of course, Mesut Özil will not. Having been left out of both Arsenal’s Premier League squad and Europa League squad, Özil is not eligible to play for Arsenal again until January at the absolute earliest, but by then he will be able to speak to foreign clubs about […] READ MORE


Cup King Mikel Arteta Needs to Improve Arsenal’s League Form

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Arsenal’s ultimately very easy victory over Dundalk in the Europa League continued a remarkable run in all cup competitions under Mikel Arteta, both domestic and European. He has now lost only one of the 13 cup games that he has presided over, in the FA Cup, EFL Cup and Europa League, which, regardless of its […] READ MORE