Tag Archives: Robin van Persie

Turnaround: Chelsea v Arsenal

Hello again. A lot’s happened since I last dragged myself to a computer and provided you with a few hundred words to pore over- although not to me, I’ve been in bed with a chest infection all week. The neanderthals of … Continue reading

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A Captain’s Performance

Arsenal needed a real captain’s performance from Robin van Persie to squeeze past Sunderland yesterday afternoon. The Dutchman had used his programme notes yesterday afternoon to reject speculation linking him with a move away from Arsenal. A support base jaded … Continue reading

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Derby Day Despair: Tottenham v Arsenal

It was a beautiful day yesterday, wasn’t it? It was so beautiful that sitting outside the the Twelve Pins yesterday afternoon, Kopparberg Strawberry and Lime ciders on the go (yes, James and I are a right pair of tarts, I … Continue reading

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Bol-ton for Robin

For the first time in a long time, I walked out of the Arsenal stadium yesterday afternoon having thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon’s proceedings. Robin van Persie had completed a century of goals (making sure he took the match ball with … Continue reading

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Arsenal make a good point

The record books, for anyone that can be arsed to look this kinda shit up, will show that Arsenal have not kept a clean sheet in Europe in seventeen matches. Rarely, across the seventeen matches, will they have conceded a … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

And breathe… Whilst it would be foolish, not to say a little naive, to suggest that Arsenal are completely out of the woods this season, there can be no doubting the significance of last night’s result in Udine. Or the … Continue reading

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