The Problem at Arsenal

The Problem at Arsenal

The Wenger era could be set to draw to a catastrophic end, after last night’s demoralising 5-1 thrashing from Bayern Munich intensified the pressure on Arsenal.

Arsenal conceded four goals in the second half, after ending the first half level at the home of the German champions. The performance was dismal and several top players failed to deliver in arguably the most important game of their season. Continue reading “The Problem at Arsenal”

Bayern Munich 5-1 Arsenal – Tactical Analysis




Bayern Munich 5-1 Arsenal - Tactical Analysis

Arsenal’s European decline continued as German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich outclassed and condemned the gunners to a demoralising 5-1 defeat.

Arjen Robben fired the hosts into the lead in stylish fashion, with an incredible rising effort into the left top corner from 20 yards. Alexis Sanchez equalised before the break by converting the follow-up from his missed penalty kick. Continue reading “Bayern Munich 5-1 Arsenal – Tactical Analysis”

Tribal Football Rivalries – Arsenal Vs Tottenham Hotspur (North London Derby)

Tribal Football Rivalries - Arsenal Vs Tottenham Hotspur (The North London Derby)

Local derby games contested between Premier League giants Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur is referred to as the North London Derby.

The derby originates from November 1887 but the first competitive fixture between both sides took place in December 1909. Arsenal and Tottenham met in the first division and the gunners won by a 1-0 score line. Continue reading “Tribal Football Rivalries – Arsenal Vs Tottenham Hotspur (North London Derby)”