Tag Archives: Arsene Wenger

Wenger Out (For Real)

20 Apr

It’s the end of an era. Arsene Wenger announced today that he will be stepping down at the end of the season after 22 years as manager of Arsenal (and a full year before his contract was to expire). So what do we think a post-Wenger Arsenal will look like? And who do you think will be his replacement?

– Lozil

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Arsene’s Getting A Little Assistance

3 Nov


I am weeping this Puma ad. Arsene Wenger’s battles with his coat zipper are legendary, so Puma decided to help him out. Just brilliant. He’s being a really good sport about it  but why not? Own your inability to zip your coat, Arsene, we’ve all been there! It brings to mind my other fave Arsene representation. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Champions League Group D – Arsenal: Joel Campbell

8 Oct

Joel CampbellForward/winger Joel signed to Arsenal in 2011, but has spent all of that time out on loan stints (Lorient, Real Betis & Olympiacos) mainly due to work permit issues. After a stand out performance at the 2014 World Cup, Arsene Wenger decided to include Joel in his plans for the upcoming season. He has represented Costa Rica at the U17, U20 and senior levels.

UEFA Elite Club Coaches Forum

4 Sep

Sneakers? Really Pep, Luis?

Every September UEFA holds this two-day forum for a select group of managers to come together and discuss a variety of football issues, get shit-faced, and talk smack about the other managers. Or so I speculate. This year’s forum is being held right now in Nyon, Switzerland, and is being chaired by UEFA’s coaching ambassador, Sir Alex Ferguson. Continue reading

Mesut Has Something to Say

4 Sep

Ozil4_3021953b“I’m one of the best players in the world in that No. 10 position.”

Agreed! 🙂 This quote comes from a great interview Mesut recently gave to Henry Winter at The Telegraph. Among other topics, Mesut discussed winning the World Cup, moving to London, and the harsh criticism leveled at him last season by fans and media: Continue reading

Upcoming Match for Peace

28 Aug

Back in early August Lozil brought you news of the Pope organizing the Interreligious Match for Peace or Partita Per La Pace. The match is scheduled to be played on September 1 at Stadio Olympico in Rome at 8:45pm local time (10:45am EST). Continue reading

Fantastic Footy Artists….

6 May
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Cristiano Ronaldo By Richard Swarbrick (@RikkiLeaks)

I stumbled over a gallery of fantastic footy art over on the Telegraph last week. Banding together under the name of Fantasista, the artists will be having an opening (location TBA) this spring in Central London. You canvisit their website or follow them on Twitter for more details. When available, the artist’s Twitter handle has been included so that you can check out some of their other work. Continue reading