AUGUST-A fairly solid start to the Keeling Regime
Arsenal 1-0 Man City- Not a bad way to Kick off the Season
What a way to start! The Gunners dominated the ball and deservedly won. Douglas Costa scored a well worked goal early on and Man City never looked like scoring. It was puzzling that Wojciech Szczesny got Man of the Match-City only had 4 shots and 2 on target!
Bacary Sagna signs new Deal
Bacary Sagna signed a new contract worth £57k a week with performance based extras. The deal was for 3 years
Panathinaikos 1-2 Arsenal- The Gunners take a lead back to the Emirates
Edinson Cavani 94'
The Gunners left it late but they did get the goal. This was thanks to a Cavani poach from inside the box. The Gunners took a solid lead back to Emirates and were now huge favourites to progress.
Blackburn 1-1 Arsenal- Gritty Rovers contain the Gunners
Milan Badelj 70,
This was a fairly boring . Even though the Gunners had the majority of the ball they couldn't create many chances. It was obvious that the squad hadn't fully gelled yet.
2-0 Panathinaikos- The deficit was too much for the Greeks to handle
Douglas Costa 63'
Bacary Sagna 77'
Two second half goals proved too much for the Greeks. The Gunners eased into the Champions Group Stages.
Arsenal get a tough group in The Champions League
Arsenal got a very tricky group, which included the French and Italian Champions.
Arsenal Draw West Brom in League cup 3rd round
Arsenal 2-1 Wolves- Cavani saves the Gunners
Edinson Cavani 77',90'
Well, Well the Gunners looked destined to loose. That was until the messiah Edinson Cavani came along (he looks like Jesus too!) with 2 late goals. The fans loved him already
N.B. My game froze so I had to redo the league cup draw and the Wolves Match