The 2021/22 Season

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 1:25 pm

shame not many kids.

RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:21 pm

Balogun scores


but not ours
RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:25 pm

NUNOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO goal

Next Carlos?

1-1
RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:34 pm

RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:41 pm

Auba could have had a hat-trick this half.

It's been a much better showing than the 1st half vs Hibs.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:50 pm

@Jay29 wrote:Auba could have had a hat-trick this half.

It's been a much better showing than the 1st half vs Hibs.


It's obvious we can't rely on him for goals anymore. Lacazette either needs to have an amazing season if he is staying or we need to get another goal scorer.

Not sure about Balogun on the left
RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 17, 2021 2:55 pm

Rangers are using this as an exercise for their European games. They're playing mostly without the ball and have been trying long balls over our defence, which hasn't worked very well.

It's a good test for us to play against a team defending with a narrow front three and midfield. Mari, Elneny and Partey have circulated the ball well despite how tight the centre is. A few loose passes aside, the build-up play has been nice.

You can see what Tavares is about already. He's playing high on that left flank, has been positive on the ball with his passes and take-on attempts, and scored a well-taken goal. On the flip side, he totally looks like someone who will be caught out of position, chase back and clumsily give a pen away. He has that vibe. Laughing

Like the Smith Rowe/Pepe link-up on the right. Auba's movement has been good, but he's been poor in front of goal. Balogun has struggled with his touch all game.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 17, 2021 3:35 pm

Another corner goal conceded. Starting to think this might be an issue. hmm

We've dominated the game btw. Really should be out of sight.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 17, 2021 3:41 pm

Nketiah makes it 2-2.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Sat Jul 17, 2021 3:43 pm

@Jay29 wrote:Another corner goal conceded. Starting to think this might be an issue. hmm

We've dominated the game btw. Really should be out of sight.


Bellerin the clown trying to push away a player instead of defending the corner Laughing

RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Wed Jul 21, 2021 10:27 am

Arsenal will no longer participate in the Florida Cup due to Covid cases in the travelling party. So no games out in the States.

London Colney was closed after some U23s tested positive. As far as we know, none of the first team have it but they'll be training in a controlled environment.

The plan is to have two behind closed doors games before the Mind Series against Spurs and Chelsea.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by RealGunner Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:02 pm

ESR wears No 10 now

worthy successor to Ozil and William Gallas
RealGunner
RealGunner
Admin
Admin

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 88537
Join date : 2011-06-05

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by El Gunner Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:21 pm

at least he, Martinelli and Saka make the future of Arsenal look a bit bearable
El Gunner
El Gunner
An Oakland City Warrior

Club Supported : Arsenal
Posts : 18808
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 24

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 24, 2021 3:19 pm

Arsenal played a behind-closed-doors friendly vs Millwall today. Apparently Arsenal won 4-1 but I've not seen confirmation of the scoreline.

You can watch the game for free on Arsenal.com from 16:00 BST.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Jay29 Sat Jul 24, 2021 5:29 pm

Goals from Chambers, Lacazette, Pepe and Balogun. Balogun's goal was a great one-touch-passing move involving Laca and Willian. Tavares and Sambi played the second half.

Arsenal pressed/counter-pressed a lot. Tierney/Tavares joined the press early to give us numbers.

In possession, Elneny/Sambi dropped into the left back position when Tierney/Tavares went up. Chambers/Cedric took up a narrow position in the build-up then joined the attack late (Chambers got an assist this way). Smith Rowe went to either touchline depending on if Pepe or Auba/Nketiah came inside. The striker came short. Was plenty of movement going on in the final third.

Seems they've been working on firing the ball into the feet of the striker for a first-time wall pass out to the flank. Sambi and Partey were both good at playing those progressive passes.

Jay29
World Class Contributor
World Class Contributor

Club Supported : Sevilla
Posts : 19847
Join date : 2011-06-05
Age : 28

Back to top Go down

The 2021/22 Season - Page 2 Empty Re: The 2021/22 Season

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum