VfB Stuttgart 1 – 3 Arsenal, Nasri starts, Vela Shines

Almunia Goalkeeper   Sagna Right Back Gallas Centre Back Djourou Centre Back Clichy Left Back   Walcott Right Wing Eboue Midfielder Denilson Midfielder Nasri Left Wing     Adebayor Striker Van Persie Support Striker   As you can see, Eboue was deployed in an unfamilar central midfield role alongside Denilson. It was an edgy start … [Read more…]

Burgenland 2 – 10 Arsenal, good run out for the kids…

Manuel Almunia, Justin Hoyte, Gavin Hoyte, Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Armand Traore, Denilson, Jack Wilshere, Aaron Ramsey, Carlos Vela, Nicklas Bendtner with Vito Mannone, Mark Randall, Henri Lansbury, Theo Walcott, Jay Simpson on the bench. The game started well, and early goals were in order against a poor looking Burgenland side. There defense was all … [Read more…]

Burgenland XI vs Arsenal: Confirmed Line Up

Manuel Almunia, Justin Hoyte, Gavin Hoyte, Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Armand Traore, Denilson, Jack Wilshere, Aaron Ramsey, Carlos Vela, Nicklas Bendtner Theo has been dropped to the bench, presumably as he will play some role in Wednesday’s game as well as to give Wilshere and Traore a run out, the bench is: Vito Mannone, Mark … [Read more…]

The Midfield Battle: Denilson or Diaby?

“I have two main objectives this season: to be in Arsenal’s starting XI and get my first cap for Brazil. “I am fully fit and ready to go. We have a good team, with a lot of quality players. “We have the skill, but need a bit more experience in the team. “I believe in … [Read more…]