While an excellent player, the Japanese international’s lack of availability is a real problem.
Arsenal faltered last season because of injuries and tiredness. That can’t happen again.
Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat against West Ham is highlighting the lack of goals from attackers, but there’s an issue with chance quality.
Rather than turning the game, Arsenal’s subs did little to change momentum.
Arsenal are looking to become unpredictable. In the long run this should make Arsenal better.
Signing Declan Rice, Jurrien Timber, and Kai Havertz points to evolution
Both Arsenal strikers are potentially up for sale.
Arsenal still don’t quite have the depth to go all the way in multiple competitions.
Signing the Belgian just makes sense.
The injury means Arsenal have to react.
Arsenal didn’t score enough goals last season - something they are trying to rectify
Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal have to be better at pressing—otherwise, they will not improve significantly
The racism directed at Bukayo Saka, Jadon Sancho, and Marcus Rashford was a depressing reminder of football and society’s deeper ills
It seems like the Hale End product is on the way out this summer, which is a shame.
This is not the European football I want
It’s hard to see a real argument for keeping Arteta at Arsenal
At a raucous meeting with Arsenal fans, Josh Kroenke managed to make things worse.
After three good months, it looked as if Arsenal had turned a corner—only for progress to be quickly eroded.