• Job Swap Good News For Two Great Gunners
    The announcement of what is in effect a job swap for Steve Bould and Freddie Ljungberg is not entirely surprising. It is clear from the article in that both men are happy with the switch. Steve has been a bit part player in the first team coaching set-up and ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-06-17By 'holic
    3 days ago
  • Buy All The Left Wingers!
    Wouldn’t you know it? Last night I settled down, this page open, and ready to chart the performances of Yannick Carrasco and Ryan Fraser in the Belgium versus Scotland Euro 20 qualifier in Brussels. The team sheets went up, and both were on their respective benches. Just my luck! Fraser ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-06-12By 'holic
    1 week ago
  • The First Departures Announced
    The official announcement of the players released this summer contained no real surprises. Petr Cech had already announced his retirement from playing before the season is out. It seems likely that he wasn’t prepared to continue as a cup tie goalkeeper. A return to Chelsea as director of football is ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-06-08By 'holic
    2 weeks ago
  • Jose Antonio Reyes
    It’s the first non-football Sunday evening of the close season. It’s always a bit of a downer and it rounds off an emotional weekend for us all. This isn’t about me, me, me. It’s about us, us, us. So with a keyboard and a very large glass of Laphroaig Select ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-06-02By 'holic
    3 weeks ago
  • The Europa League Final Embarrassment As It Happened
    Although the team picked itself really I could at least say I had nailed it again. I’m sure Unai reads the previews. Also as predicted Kante started for Chelsea. The mood ahead of the London derby in a ridiculous location was said to be good with Chelsea and Arsenal supporters ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-05-29By 'holic
    3 weeks ago
  • Europa League Final – The Final Preview?
    It’s a first on Goonerholic, a European Final preview. I’ll try and keep it relatively brief as I am also incorporating the ABW live preview from this evening and they offer pretty comprehensive coverage. The team news is that Dany Welbeck is fit to return and will be on ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-05-28By 'holic
    3 weeks ago
  • Krystian A Winner And 89 Revisited
    This afternoon provided a blessed relief to the tedium that is waiting for the Europa League Final to be over. Normally I wouldn’t take any interest in a match between Charlton Athletic and Sunderland, but the appearance of on-loan Krystian Bielik in the League One play-off final at Wembley made ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-05-26By 'holic
    4 weeks ago
  • Vinai And Raul – Part 2 have published the second part of the interview with Vinai Venkatesham and Raul Sanllehi, and there was pretty good explanation of how the structure of the club has changed in the past year. I have to say that Sanllehi, far more in control of this part of the interview, is ... read more
    Source: GoonerholicPublished on 2019-05-23By 'holic
    4 weeks ago