The big smiles on the Arsenal fans’ faces here in the Transfer Tavern shrunk ever so slightly over the weekend just gone, as they saw their side inexplicably held to a 0-0 draw with Middlesbrough at the Emirates.
As results after that game panned out, the Gunners could have gone top of the league outright had they beaten the Teesiders but instead were left to rue a pretty lacklustre performance, that could have been worse had Boro not left their shooting boots on the team bus outside.
Nevertheless, that point could become increasingly crucial as this ever-tightening title race rumbles on into the busy winter period so our Gunners fans aren’t feeling too down about it all.
Speaking of the winter period, we’ll soon see the January window creak open for business and our landlord reckons Arsenal will be well up for doing some business.
Not just in, though, it’s time Arsenal shed some of that deadwood, starting with these TWO players…
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