…For meeting critics’ expectations. With a stellar preseason under their belt, most players recovered from injuries (except Jack Wilshere and a few other), no players except Alexis Sanchez out on international duty, Arsenal looked poised to start the Premier League season strong. Yet the Gunners delivered on critic’s expectations and failed to win and score… Read More Game 1: Congratulations Arsenal…
It is finally August and that means one thing…The start of the Premier League is only ONE WEEK away! This year, the league is starting particularly early, with the first games of the season taking place on August 8. Arsenal’s opening game will be on August 9 against West Ham at home 06:30 MST (08:30 EST/13:30… Read More The Preseason
I have not been a Gunners’ Girl for very long, in fact, I have not been a footy fanatic for as long as some other people. But I do have passion for the team I cheer for and I do inject all my energy not invested into university books into sharing the beautiful game with… Read More Farewell Fabrègas
Transfer season is a time of many cheers and many tears, but for us Gooners, we are at the point where we are drowning in a sea of collective salty tears with nothing to cheer about. It is normal for the Arsenal transfer season to fairly quiet. Arsène Wenger has a tradition of being able… Read More Window of Opportunity: Transfer Saga V- Woes of a Gunners’ Girl
Another relatively quiet week in the transfer market leading up to pre-season for all the European clubs. However, the biggest noise notably came from the dressing room of Chelsea where they announced that Adre Villas-Boas is now the official manager of the Blues after the resignation of Carlo Ancelotti at the end of the season.… Read More Window of Opportunity: EPL Transfer Saga IV
What is a footy loving girl to do in the summer? There are no club games and there is only so much transfer news I can keep up with until my head explodes and honestly, I just don’t care unless it involves Arsenal and any management changes. So having to be innovative, my entrepreneurial spirit was… Read More Back to School: Elementary Style
As summer has officially rolled around here in Toronto festivals and celebrations are happening 24/7. There are no shortages of things to do in the varied city. For the athletes of North America, most are probably golfing and having some vacay time with their families and/or their other half. An ocean away, most footy stars… Read More Window of Opportunity: EPL Transfer Saga III- The Villa Special Ed.