7:02 AM EST, Sun January 20, 2019
3 hours ago

Arsenal: The one problem with the Sokratis/Koscielny partnership

Arsenal rocked it out on the defensive front against Chelsea, but their defensive duo has one irking problem that has no solution. I could not be happier with how Arsenal handled Chelsea at the Emirates. They wont the game at the back first, then in the midfield, and the attack followed suit. This wasn’t your […] Arsenal: The one problem with the Sokratis/Koscielny partnership - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
6 hours ago

Arsenal: Matteo Guendouzi took a massive step forward

Arsenal have a true gem in Matteo Guendouzi, but he still has a a lot growth to look forward to. Chelsea proved that he is most certainly learning, however. It was clear what Unai Emery was hoping to get from his Arsenal starting XI. By starting a midfield three, he wanted to make sure he […] Arsenal: Matteo Guendouzi took a massive step forward - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
12 hours ago

Arsenal: Sokratis becoming a master of the emotional

Arsenal fans have long craved for a little fire from their club, and it’s looking like that fire is exactly what powers Sokratis through performances like he had against Chelsea. I don’t know of anyone who predicted a clean sheet against Chelsea, and anyone that did likely had misgivings when they saw that Arsenal had […] Arsenal: Sokratis becoming a master of the emotional - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
14 hours ago

Arsenal Vs Chelsea: Laurent Koscielny and smart defending

Arsenal kept just their fourth clean sheet of the season in Saturday’s 2-0 win over Chelsea. In large part, it was down to Laurent Koscielny and intelligent defending. Throughout most of this season, Arsenal have not been known for their intelligent, composed, aware defending. While a large reason for forcing Arsene Wenger to resign last […] Arsenal Vs Chelsea: Laurent Koscielny and smart defending - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
16 hours ago

Arsenal Vs Chelsea: 5 things we learned – Dominance

Arsenal hosted Chelsea Saturday evening, looking to haul their way back into the top-four race. Here are five things we learned from the 2-0 victory. That is much more like it. After a terribly distressing loss to West Ham United last weekend, Arsenal rebounded in spectacular style Saturday evening, dismantling top-four rivals Chelsea to the […] Arsenal Vs Chelsea: 5 things we learned – Dominance - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
16 hours ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea player ratings: Let’s do that every time

Arsenal came out with the guns blazing against Chelsea and it carried them to a much needed win. Here are the player ratings. Arsenal got out to one hell of a start against Chelsea. It was by far the best the team has looked all season, and that came courtesy of a unified press that the […] Arsenal vs Chelsea player ratings: Let’s do that every time - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 19, 2019

Arsenal: Chelsea match will make Denis Suarez verdict clear

Arsenal really, really need to win this match against Chelsea, but regardless of the result, we should get a clear sense of what should happen with Denis Suarez. Arsenal‘s big problem against West Ham was an inability to create chances. No matter who we were counting on, wingbacks or midfielders, there just wasn’t a lot […] Arsenal: Chelsea match will make Denis Suarez verdict clear - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 19, 2019

Arsenal vs Chelsea: To Mesut Ozil, or not to Mesut Ozil?

Arsenal struggled with creating chances against West Ham, but does that mean they roll the dice on starting Mesut Ozil against Chelsea? There is a certain irony in the fact that Arsenal‘s biggest problem against West Ham was a lack of creating chances, and yet it was a tactical decision to leave the “king of […] Arsenal vs Chelsea: To Mesut Ozil, or not to Mesut Ozil? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 19, 2019

Arsenal vs Chelsea: Bring back the dynamic midfield duo

Arsenal have another high-intensity match-up on the cards, and they’ll want every advantage they can get. That can be established with the dynamic duo. It’s derby time once again, as the heavyweights of London are ready to lock horns here at the Emirates on Saturday. The emotions will soar quite high, particularly for Arsenal, as […] Arsenal vs Chelsea: Bring back the dynamic midfield duo - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal: Mesut Ozil can play the winger on and off the pitch

Mesut Ozil has become one of the main talking points at Arsenal. He’s good at winging it off the field, but can he wing it on the grass if it mattered? Speculation is continuing over Mesut Ozil’s future at Arsenal with rumours flying around social media suggesting that he could possibly be departing. The tension […] Arsenal: Mesut Ozil can play the winger on and off the pitch - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal: What changes, if any, can we expect against Chelsea?

Arsenal’s upcoming match against Chelsea is rather important, so what changes, if any, will Unai Emery be rolling out to take maximum pointage? Arsenal fell flat on their faces against West Ham. After a promising opening burst that should have given the Gunners at least a goal, they couldn’t manage to get one over the […] Arsenal: What changes, if any, can we expect against Chelsea? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal: Unai Emery should give Alex Iwobi the role he needs

Alex Iwobi has blossomed once more under Unai Emery. However, it is now time the Arsenal star was given the role he requires: central attacking midfield. The form of Alex Iwobi has been one of the big positives of Unai Emery’s first season in charge. Iwobi, who burst onto the scene three years ago, had […] Arsenal: Unai Emery should give Alex Iwobi the role he needs - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal: Aaron Ramsey more helpful than any loan

Arsenal want to sneak into the top four. While it is more financially risky, keeping Aaron Ramsey for another six months will be more helpful than any loan signing they can make this January. Arsenal’s target for the season was to finish in the top four and reclaim Champions League status — that could also […] Arsenal: Aaron Ramsey more helpful than any loan - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal Vs Chelsea: Predicted starting XI – Mesut Ozil returns?

Arsenal host Chelsea in a pivotal Premier League match-up on Saturday evening. Here is the Gunners’ predicted starting XI with the same question on everyone’s lips: Will Mesut Ozil return? Will he or won’t he? That is the question that everyone is asking of Unai Emery this week. After dropping Mesut Ozil from the matchday […] Arsenal Vs Chelsea: Predicted starting XI – Mesut Ozil returns? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Jan 18, 2019

Arsenal: No, Unai Emery should not tailor to Mesut Ozil

There is a great debate rippling through the Arsenal fan base at present regarding Unai Emery’s treatment of Mesut Ozil and whether he should adapting his system to Ozil or whether Ozil should be adapting to the system. Well, I think that the latter is far more important. Here’s why. The Mesut Ozil fanboys really […] Arsenal: No, Unai Emery should not tailor to Mesut Ozil - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided