Arteta maintained his commitment to honesty being the best policy, saying “it was a point gained because I don’t think we deserved anything more than that” and I don’t see any room for argument there. All things considered, a draw wasn’t the worst result after 3 consecutive wins and Brighton have earned their place in… Read more
You’d have thought by now that the mighty Topspurs would know better than to tempt fate so early into a new season but they just can’t help themselves. Fortunately, they never do learn and a mere 3 games later, Arsenal have edged ahead in the table and figuratively leapt ahead of their rivals. Spurs looked… Read more
Were Arsenal able to avoid under-hitting simple passes, I suspect it would have been quite a comfortable scoreline. I also suspect we would have avoided a penalty scare. Since we can’t make simple passes, it was a nervous wait for the final whistle and another win that left wanting. I don’t think it’s much of… Read more
Last night’s defeat was a fitting end to an utterly forgettable season. That performance had been brewing for weeks, if not months, with Arsenal stumbling through every stage of the Europa League knockout stages before falling at the penultimate hurdle. I’ve been saying every step of the way that there would come a time when… Read more
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Good point! Forgot about the head-to-head (and also completely forgot about net change and just glanced at the difference)
Arsenal would only need to win by 2 to go above spuds
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Thanks for the kind words, I try and be consistent so I’m glad you’re happy to do the same