North London Is Red

  • Arsenal can beat Bayern and Walcott will get his hundredth goal
    Match Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Arsenal – Champions League – 15.02.2017 Having been knocked out of the Champions League as second-in-the-group qualifiers for five seasons it was paramount that Arsenal topped their group. They did what was required of them and Arsenal looked to have an easier path to the ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-02-15By Daniel Cowan
    2 weeks ago
  • It’s not over yet for Arsenal; let’s focus on beating Hull
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs. Hull – Premier League – 11.02.2017 Twelve points behind with fourteen games to go. It doesn’t look like it’s going to be Arsenal’s year but now is not the time to dissect our season. It has become a somewhat ridiculous trope but the postmortem of our season ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-02-10By Daniel Cowan
    2 weeks ago
  • Watford are easy pickings… but can Arsenal do easy?
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs. Watford – Premier League – 31.01.2017 Arsenal sailed emphatically into the next round of the FA Cup with a crushing 5-0 win over Southampton at the weekend. Their next opponents in the world’s oldest cup competition is minnows Sutton United. The Arsenal manager will be thankful ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-01-31By Daniel Cowan
    4 weeks ago
  • Arsenal don’t miss Santi Cazorla…
    Frequent visitors to this site, rare as my articles have been in recent months, or regular listeners to the Goonersphere Podcast, rarer still as our new episodes are, will know I believe Arsenal are not the same team when Santi Cazorla isn’t playing and his absences in the past few ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-01-24By Daniel Cowan
    1 month ago
  • Burnley win showed bottle
    When Burnley equalised in injury time at the weekend I had an overwhelming, and familiar, sense of dissappointment. The majority of our rivals had dropped points and we had just spurned our chance to eke ahead of them to become the most serious challengers to Chelsea for the title. There ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-01-24By Daniel Cowan
    1 month ago
  • Giroud’s reinstatement will help see Burnley off with ease
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs. Burnley – Premier League – 22.01.2017 Gaining some momentum is of vital importance to the Gunners with the Chelsea match looming in early February. A solid win away to Swansea will have blown away a few cobwebs and now Arsenal will like themselves at home to ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-01-20By Daniel Cowan
    1 month ago
  • How do you replace Wenger?
    If this is to be Arsène’s final season at the helm, and if the continued rumours are to be believed, the Frenchman’s reign will come to an end this summer, then where does the club go next? Hand on heart, very few Gooners had ever heard of the Nagoya Grampus ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2017-01-16By Matt Brown
    1 month ago
  • Will Arsenal be too cautious to wound a weakened City?
    Match Preview: Manchester City vs. Arsenal – Premier League – 18.12.2016 by Kris Carpenter http://twitter.com/afcfreddie8  Tuesday’s defeat at the hands of Everton was Arsenal’s first since in the Premier League since the season opener at home to Liverpool, yet reading various social media channels you would have thought it was a ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-17By Daniel Cowan
    2 months ago
  • Ox, Theo and Alexis’ pace will be too much for Everton
    Match Preview: Everton vs. Arsenal – Premier League – 13.12.2016 There’s something different about this Arsenal team. The Gunners seem to be thriving on a diet of pressure and expectation which is a welcome change from previous seasons. Of course, there are more pressing times to come but nothing I’ve ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-13By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • Ramsey and Walcott could be key to another crushing win
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs Stoke – Premier League – 10.12.2016 Christmas is my favourite time of year for many reasons but right at the top of the tree is festive football. We’re about to hit a run of three games in eight days before the week long break ahead of ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-10By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • Will Arsenal be title challengers until the end?
    The first half of the season is drawing to an end and so far Gooners have precious little to be irked about.  Whilst it seemed like the football Gods (and the football odds) were against us at the start of the season we’ve overcome injury and uncertainty to be in a ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-10By Matt Brown
    3 months ago
  • Arsenal should rest their big guns against Basel
    Match Preview: Basel vs Arsenal – Champions League – 06.12.2016 Arsenal finish their group campaign in their 19th consecutive year in the Champions League with a trip to their visitors from the opening day, Basel. The Gunners will be riding high after their 1-5 victory over West Ham in the Premier League on Saturday, ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-06By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • Second-placed Arsenal set for more Champions League disappointment?
    Arsenal must finish top of their Champions League group this evening if they are to have any chance of winning the competition, according to new stats from Smartbets. With tougher opposition, and a tricky away tie in the second-leg, there is a distinct disadvantage to finishing second at this stage, ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-06By Edward V
    3 months ago
  • Theo will heap the misery onto the sorry Hammers
    Match Preview: West Ham vs Arsenal – Premier League – 04.12.2016 We’re getting to that time of year where the fixtures come so thick and fast you barely have time to process one result before you’re watching the next one unfold. Exiting the EFL Cup is hardly worth some of ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-12-03By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • I ignored #TheJeff, please forgive me
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs Southampton – League Cup – 30.11.2016 I was fortunate enough to attend Arsenal’s match against a different opponent from the south coast last weekend. Thanks to the lovely folks at Europcar I was sat in club level. At full-time I went to the Foundry for a ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-11-30By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • Özil will run the show against Bournemouth if Xhaka starts
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs Bournemouth – Premier League – 27.11.2016 My last preview didn’t pan out so well. I was utterly convinced we’d be a much more rounded attacking force against PSG with good width and a target man in the middle and largely we were but, as has been ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-11-25By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago
  • Arsenal will win the group if Giroud starts
    Match Preview: Arsenal vs PSG – Champions League – 23.11.2016 As usual November is turning out to be a rather disappointing match for Arsenal with one win and two draws from three rather winnable games. Arsenal have faced better Sp*rs and United sides and won in the past so two ... read more
    Source: North London Is RedPublished on 2016-11-23By Daniel Cowan
    3 months ago