Henry return not certain to get the goals flowing at the Emirates

Championship guests and Henry won’t bring back Arsenal’s swagger


Arsenal fans used to hand over their life savings for an Emirates season-tickets knowing what they were getting: four-goal strolls past Blackburn and Wigan and chastening defeats to Manchester United and Chelsea.

Things are a bit harder to call down at the home of Gunnersaurus nowadays but in a rare example of how unpredictability doesn’t [...]

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The Spoiler’s Summer Awards – Part Two

Aurelio De Laurentiis and Gokhan Inler

The star turn of the summer, joined by his new glamour signing…

There’s adulation for a Serie A club’s president, criticism of Arsenal’s impatient fans and Lyon’s lack of transfer activity in the second part of our pre-season review…

Most Entertaining Off-field Personality – Aurelio De Laurentiis Hearts owner Vladimir Romanov made a late bid [...]

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Three each, no favouritism

Six great goals from games between Arsenal and Tottenham

Perryman and Hollins – pre-YouTube


Spurs’ game against Arsenal this evening should be very nice. The weather looks like it’ll be lovely in north London and people should have a delightful time. It isn’t quite catching The Spoiler’s attention as much as it has previously though, simply because [...]

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Controversial stuff

Is this the worst Premier League season ever?

… Misty, watercoloured memories

cantona.jpg The Spoiler is a bit confused. Yes, there have been some brilliant games and some tip-top goals in the Premier League this season, but there seems to be something missing.

The fact that Nemanja Vidic looks set to win player of the year suggests [...]

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Henry's Flat

Thierry Henry moves into Heath Ledger’s old manor

… and this is it

Thierry Henry

After months of presumably crashing on friend’s sofas and living an Alan Partridge like existence in travel lodges, the good news is that Thierry Henry has finally splashed out on a snazzy New York flat.

The bad news is that Heath Ledger [...]

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