Jamie Einchcomb

News and feature writer with a BA in Creative and Professional Writing from the University of East London. Long-time Arsenal fan also following Sevilla and local side Southend United. You can find me on Twitter @jeinchy29 talking about Arsenal and the issues affecting the English game,

Long read: Stan Kroenke – Who is he and what can we expect?

Stan Kroenke is one of the world's wealthiest businessman, but what do we know about him and his intentions for Arsenal?

Arsenal’s next youngster to breakthrough will be worth waiting for

It might be a while before we see him, but Kelechi Nwakali will be one worth waiting for.

Arsenal making big mistake with Europa League

With all the talk of Champions League qualification, many have forgotten that the Europa League is a prize to be won in its own right.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on November 26, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

The pope and a low valuation: How Arsenal signed Danny Welbeck

An early wake-up call, a meeting with the Pope and Manchester United's low valuation led to Danny Welbeck becoming an Arsenal player.

Maitland-Niles explains ‘plan’ to transform his position

Maitland-Niles' journey from striker to left back has taught him a number of the skills that he uses today.

Deja vu as Wenger tells fans what they don’t want to hear

If there's one thing Arsene Wenger always does, it's see out his contracts. 

Reported Arsenal target leaving future to agent

Brazilian forward Richarlison is leaving transfers to his agent as he's fully focussed on performing for Watford.

Laugh, cry, get angry: 6 moods to deploy this weekend without Arsenal

The Premier League takes a break this weekend, and so do the Arsenal.

Wenger: I always respect my contracts

Arsene Wenger is intent on seeing out his current contract with Arsenal after reminding people he turned down big offers to stay at the club.

Juventus show interest in Wilshere as contract stand-off rumbles on

Juventus could be interested in signing Jack Wilshere on a free transfer should he not extend his contract at Arsenal, according to reports. 
Diafra Sakho West Ham

Rojo relieved that he doesn’t have to kick Alexis anymore

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo is glad Alexis Sanchez is on the same team as he doesn't have to kick him anymore. 

From Spain: Arsenal ‘take step forward’ in pursuit of Diop

Arsenal are one of several clubs watching Toulouse centre back Issa Diop, according to reports. 

Roma sporting director confirms January interest in Giroud

Roma's sporting director Monchi has said that he would have tried to sign Olivier Giroud had Edin Dzeko joined Chelsea. 
Samir Nasri

Nasri set for Mancini reunion at Zenit

Former Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri could be joining Zenit St. Petersburg after he was released by Antalyaspor.

Report: Arsene Wenger orders £108 bottle of whiskey ahead of Europa League clash

Arsene Wenger ordered a bottle of Mackmyra Whiskey while at the team hotel in Sweden. 

Graham Potter: Drawing Arsenal felt like an amazing reward

Graham Potter thought drawing Arsenal was an amazing reward for what his side achieved in 2017, and is looking forward to visiting the Emirates Stadium.

You can believe in miracles: Östersunds FK assistant manager confident ahead of Arsenal

Ostersund assistant manager Billy Reid feels his side can beat anyone at home - even Arsenal. 

Arsene Wenger in no rush to pull a Jose Mourinho in Europa League

Arsene Wenger believes it's too early to prioritise the Europa League and still thinks Arsenal can finish in the top four.

Tyreece John-Jules to sign professional contract with Arsenal

Tyreece John-Jules is set to sign on professional terms with the club, according to reports.
Olivier Giroud after signing for Chelsea in January 2018

Giroud happy at ‘perfect’ Chelsea after memorable 1st start

Olivier Giroud feels he had to leave Arsenal for Chelsea, and has already shown what he's all about in his home debut.
Thierry Henry

Henry highlights Wenger’s reluctance to spend big on a defender

Thierry Henry feels that Arsene Wenger isn't as willing to spend big money on defenders as he is for midfielders and strikers.
SWANSEA, WALES - JANUARY 30: Petr Cech of Arsenal reacts after Jordan Ayew of Swansea City (not pictured) scored his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Arsenal at Liberty Stadium on January 30, 2018 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Cech has committed more costly errors in 1 season than Szczesny in 3

The contrasting fortunes between Petr Cech and Wojciech Szczesny show that Arsenal is a bad place for goalkeepers to be.

Max Meyer: The perfect replacement for Santi?

Max Meyer is the latest playmaker to emerge from Germany's excellent youth set-up, but what could he bring to the Arsenal team?

3 options: Arsene Wenger’s future to be decided in summer

The club will review Arsene Wenger's future in the summer to avoid last season's uncertainty as all options remain open, according to reports.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Danny Welbeck of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Burnley and Arsenal at Turf Moor on November 26, 2017 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Welbeck to spearhead strong Arsenal side: Predicted XI for Östersunds FK

Danny Welbeck will get his chance to shine as Arsenal look set to play a strong team against Ostersunds FK on Thursday night.

Mkhitaryan: Aubameyang and Ozil the best

Henrikh Mkhitaryan loves playing with close friend Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and feels Mesut Ozil is the best in his position.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Abdoulaye Doucoure of Watford in action during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Watford at London Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Watford to demand record fee for Doucoure

Watford will demand at least £25m for midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure, according to reports. 

Arsenal have 10% chance of Champions League qualification by either route

Arsenal have a 10% chance of finishing inside the top four or winning the Europa League, according to simulations from FiveThirtyEight, leaving their Champions League hopes in tatters.

Kluivert sees himself playing for Arsenal

Ajax winger, Justin Kluivert, can see himself playing in the Premier League one day, and has named Arsenal as one of the clubs he could play for.
TURIN, ITALY - JANUARY 22: Miralem Pjanic of Juventus looks on during the Serie A match between Juventus and Genoa CFC on January 22, 2018 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Alessandro Sabattini/Getty Images)

Pjanic admits turning down Arsenal

Juventus midfielder Miralem Pjanic has said that he turned down the chance to join Arsenal and Tottenham.

‘Cowards’ who are ‘getting worse’: Pundit destroys Arsenal and it’s hard to disagree

Jamie Carragher feels Arsenal have gotten worse since last season, and that finishing in the top four is impossible for them.
Liam Brady

Brady explains why Arsenal let Kane go

Arsenal let Harry Kane go as a kid due to being chubby and lacking athleticism, according to former academy director Liam Brady.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on January 3, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Personally it gets quite hard: Bellerin speaks about handling abuse

Hector Bellerin admits that's it's difficult to cope with social media criticism, but he's learning how to deal with it.

Sven Mislintat identifies new left-back for Arsenal and he’s free this summer

Arsenal are keeping an eye on Hamburg's 17-year-old defender Josha Vagnoman, according to reports. Vagnoman, a 17-year-old left back currently playing for Hamburg's youth team,...

Lacazette a lazy and convenient scapegoat for Arsenal’s problems

Alexandre Lacazette shouldn't have to be the fall guy for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger's problems. 
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal reacts following a missed chance during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal 3rd highest big chance misses

Only Manchester City and Liverpool have missed more big chances than Arsenal this season as they demonstrate the power of creating chances.

Too much: Bellerin hits out at Alexis Sanchez before defending him

Hector Bellerin has revealed he thought that Alexis Sanchez's demands were a bit too much, and also gave his view on the celebration controversy against Crystal Palace.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal shoots and misses during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Why Lacazette’s chances against Spurs were harder than they looked

Alexandre Lacazette had Arsenal's two best chances against Tottenham, but they were more difficult than fans seemed to realise.

Why Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang struggled against Tottenham

Arsene Wenger may have expected Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to replicate their Everton performance against Spurs, but he was asking for too much.

Agent hails Juventus vision for spotting ‘world class’ ability Wojciech Szczesny

Wojciech Szczesny's agent Jonathan Barnett has praised Juventus for spotting the keeper's ability and buying him for cheap.