The Maitland-Niles Conundrum: Why His Arsenal Future Rests in His Own Hands

The date is January 18th, 2020. Ainsley Maitland-Niles has just completed yet another mature 90 minutes for Arsenal at right-back, highlighting both his importance to and improvement under Mikel Arteta since his arrival at the helm in December. It was Maitland-Niles’ 5th Premier League start in a row with his new manager on the touchline. […]

Improvements Made, But a Big Summer Ahead – Arteta’s Arsenal

The retirement of Arsene Wenger in May 2018 prompted the dawn of a new era for Arsenal Football Club. Spaniard Unai Emery was hired as the successor of “Le Professeur,” and was expected to continue many of the traditions Wenger instilled at the club while also help to restore the winning mentality that had begun […]

The Gunners Revival: Arteta’s Arsenal

When Mikel Arteta was appointed as Arsenal manager back in December, most Gunners fans were left with mixed feelings of optimism and uncertainty. The majority of Arsenal fans were glad to see the back of Unai Emery, who had led Arsenal down an ever-increasing slippery slope since he took over at the beginning of the […]

Arsenal Transfer Rumor: Thomas Partey Would Only Cost €42 million

Arsenal’s Progress Since Hiring Arteta Arsenal have been a big disappointment so far in 2019-20, as they are on course for their worst season since the Ian Wright era. That being said, the hiring of Mikel Arteta has proved to be highly effective. The ex-Manchester City assistant (and ex-Arsenal club captain) has not only brought […]