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Post-Chelski: Signs of Life

September 17th, 2017

Arsenal returns to winning ways in the their Europa League group stage debut beating Köln 3-1 before holiding a stubborn Chelsea side to an encouraging nil-nil at Stamford Bridge. Returning guest Martin Tomlinson helps us break down the action and weighs in on squad rotation, Alexis on the bench and his overall outlook on Arsenal's European campaign. Plus some fresh September trivia...


Post-Bournemouth: Crisis? What Crisis?

September 10th, 2017

Arsenal leave us believing not a single thing will ever go wrong at the club again as they absolutely waltz past Eddie Howe's hapless Bournemouth at the Emirates. We'll discuss Welbeck's necking ability, turning it up to turbo in the passing game and the emerging multifaceted qualities of Alexandre Lacazette's forward play before dipping into the slightly less positive transfer-window-that-was and Europa League hardships...


Post-Liverpool: Arsenal Purgatory

August 27th, 2017

Arsenal remain the living embodiment of the wise old axiom "Consistency's only a virtue if you're not a complete screw up" by again losing at Anfield, this time terribly, thanks to a plethora of errors and even larger quantity of disinterest. Joining us in the vicious cycle of sports nihilism known as "Arsenal analysis" will be returning guest Sam Limbert of The Big Diag, plus we'll try to nail down when exactly Wenger Prime died, discuss why the boss hates new signings but loves "potential" players and debate the level of disharmony at the upper levels of the, you know, get the Arsenal season started off right...


Post-Stoke: Orc Bait

August 20th, 2017

Arsenal confirm every Gooner's nagging suspicion that old habits die hard by laying an egg at Stoke City, thanks to some more disorganized midfield play and perhaps one or two harsh refereeing decisions. Helping us unpack this latest load of away day malarkey will be returning guest Chris Jenkins, plus we explain our beef with laser-pointer-offside decisions and seemingly random lineup scrambling...


Post-Leicester: Shine on You Crazy Arsenal

August 13th, 2017

It's a new season with the same crazy defending as Arsenal and Leicester rekindle their positively insane gameplay in a last-minute 4-3 win. We'll talk Lacazette's complementary forward play, wasteful midfield and how exactly one catches an abdominal strain (i.e. Alexis' contract saga) with returning guest Elliot Smith aka Yankee Gunner...


Post-Community Shield: Good Habits

August 6th, 2017

Arsenal get in the rut of beating Chelsea at Wembley with yet another Community Shield victory, this time with the help of a regulation time goal from Sead Kolasinac and four superbly taken penalties. We'll discuss hair plugs, new season developments and exactly how well Arsenal have done in relation to the rest of the crazy crazy world of football transfers in this first podcast of the new season...


Post-FA Cup Victory: We Win Tings

May 28th, 2017

Arsenal put the doubters to rest as they out-fight and out-class Premiership champions Chelsea two goals to one in an epic FA Cup Final encounter. Helping us relive the whole unforgettable experience, praise Per Mertesacker's defense and prorate Arsenal's season after this immense achievement will be Arsenal matchday commentator Dan Roebuck, plus we'll go through listener's end of season reviews and fittingly award some end of season SWAG...


Post-Everton: Too Little Too Late

May 21st, 2017

Impressive wins against Sunderland and then Everton on the final day of the season prove to be a day late and a dollar short as other results around the league leave Arsene Wenger's squad fifth in the table. We'll discuss the Frenchman's absence from the yearly lap of appreciation and this season's legacy in general, plus FA Cup Final lineup projections and why circumstances could work in this particular squad's favor heading into their showdown against Chelsea...

As always, we'd like to trade you your thoughts on Arsenal's season in exchange for a chance at some free Arsenal SWAG in our annual End of Season Catharsis Survey. Don't be shy...


Post-Stoke Live Show: Shades of Arsenal

May 14th, 2017

Arsenal extend their end of season streak as they win big at the orc outpost, demolishing Stoke courtesy of Olivier Giroud, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil goals. We'll discuss where it all started going right for the Gunners, why you should/shouldn't really care about the Champions League and what it must be like to be one of Stoke's serial underachievers...


Post-Man U Live Show: Mourinho Out

May 8th, 2017

Arsenal bounce back from their derby day demoralization with a win against the old foe, Jose Mourinho and Manchester United. In this one we'll discuss (the many) things that are longer than Jose's "unbeatable" run, offer up reasons why the 3-4-3 may still have life in Arsene Wenger's squad and debate whether or not a win over The Special One is a big enough occasion for Arsenal Football Club to make THE announcement...