For tomorrow’s game against Stoke I am hoping for a strong performance in the following areas:
Composure and organisational discipline at the back;
Dominance in midfield;
Composure and clinical finishing up-front.
I know the above is not rocket science, and I am sure you will agree that if Arsenal does well in those areas on Saturday, we shall win the game with relative ease. However, we know that Arsenal are nowhere near a settled team, and that despite all the qualities our squad possesses, we continue to struggle in the above mentioned areas.
Here are some worrying, but also fascinating, facts I copied of the BBC football website:
Opta statistics show that Arsenal have made more errors leading directly to a goal than any other team in the Premier League this season (13).
There have been 50 Premier League goals scored at ...