Tactics: How Arsenal gave Brentford a paddling

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal 2-1 paddling of Brentford in the Premier League. 

Tactics: How Arsenal withstood Wolves

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's 1-0 win over Wolves at Molineux in the Premier League on Thursday evening.

What Arsenal’s performance against Liverpool tells us about the future

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's 0-0 draw versus Liverpool in the first leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final.

No magic for you! Explaining Arsenal’s Nottingham Forest defeat

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses Arsenal's lacklustre 1-0 defeat to Nottingham Forest in the Third Round of the F.A Cup last Sunday.
LEEDS, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal celebrates with Ben White after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League match between Leeds United and Arsenal at Elland Road on December 18, 2021 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Tactics: Arteta’s dilemma doesn’t slow the Arsenal show

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses Arsenal's thumping 4-1 win against an injury-hit Leeds United in the Premier League.

How Mikel Arteta unleased Martinelli’s Xmas Magic Show against West Ham

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses Arsenal's 2-0 win over West Ham United in the Premier League.

How Arteta’s gamble paid off vs Southampton

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's return to winning ways, with a comfortable 3-0 home win over Southampton in the Premier League.

Same old Arsenal, Never Learning! What Arsenal did wrong at Everton

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses just what went wrong during Arsenal's 2-1 loss away to Everton in the Premier League.

Analysing Arsenal’s failed Xmas Partey at Old Trafford

Join Stephen Bradley as he reviews Arsenal's disappointing 3-2 loss against Manchester United on Thursday evening.

Tactics: How Saka and Martinelli’s magic got Arsenal back on track

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses Arsenal's comfortable 2-0 win over Newcastle United in the Premier League on Saturday.

Tactics: How Liverpool taught Arsenal a valuable lesson at Anfield

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses what went wrong for Arsenal, as they stumbled to a 4-0 loss against Liverpool in the Premier League yesterday.

Aaron Ramsdale for England? Daily Cannon Tactics Board

Join Stephen Bradley as he waxes lyrical over Aaron Ramsdale's performance in Arsenal's 2-0 win over Leicester City on Saturday, although he does make a rather embarrassing admission at the start of the video...
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal celebrate after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on October 22, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

What tactics Arteta changed to demolish Aston Villa

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's hugely encouraging 3-1 win over Aston Villa in the Premier League.

Mikel Arteta vs Graham Potter: Tactics showdown

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's hard fought 0-0 draw at Brighton in the Premier League.

Tactics: How Arsenal tore Tottenham apart

Join Stephen Bradley, as he analyses Arsenal's 3-1 besmirching of Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League yesterday afternoon.
Burnley v Arsenal - Premier League - Turf Moor Arsenal s Martin Odegaard celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the Premier League match at Turf Moor, Burnley. Picture date: Saturday September 18, 2021. Copyright: Anthony Devlin

Why Odegaard is Arteta’s key to Arsenal’s future: Tactics vs Burnley

Join Stephen Bradley as he analyses Arsenal's 1-0 away win over Burnley in the Premier League including why Martin Odegaard is key to any Arteta success
Manchester, England, 28th August 2021. Mikel Arteta manager of Arsenal applauds the fans after the Premier League match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester. Picture credit: Darren Staples / Sportimage

7 minutes: How Arteta’s plan fell apart at Manchester City | Tactics

Join Stephen Bradley as he reviews Arsenal's miserable 5-0 defeat to Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday.

Why Arsenal were taught a lesson by Chelsea: Tactics breakdown

It was a disappointing first home league game of the season for Arsenal, as they fell to a 2-0 defeat to current Champions League holders Chelsea in the Premier League.
Brentford v Arsenal Premier League Arsenal s Bukayo Saka shows dejection as they concede their second goal during the Premier League match at the Brentford Community Stadium, Brentford Copyright: Daniel Hambury

Football is back, but Arsenal are not: Where it went wrong vs Brentford

Arsenal started their 2021/22 Premier League campaign with a whimper, with a 2-0 at Brentford, and it left Stephen Bradley with plenty to analyse.

Why Arsenal fans should be excited about Ben White and sad about Saliba

Arsenal announced Ben White on Friday and we explain what Arsenal be getting for their £50m and why Arsenal fans should be very excited indeed.

Why Albert Sambi Lokonga is just what Arsenal need

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses the addition of Albert Sambi Lokonga from Anderlecht to Arsenal's squad for next season and how he brings just what Arsenal have been missing for years.

How will Nuno Tavares fit in at Arsenal? Tactics Board

Join Stephen Bradley as he discusses the addition of Nuno Tavares from Benfica to Arsenal's squad for next season.
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Analysing Arsenal’s final flourish to the season

See how Granit Xhaka's return to midfield changed the Gunners' buildup play and how Graham Potter tried to go for the win only for it to backfire completely
Nicolas Pepe left celebrates with team-mates after scoring their side s first goal of the game during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. Picture date: Wednesday May 19, 2021. Copyright: Justin Setterfield

Are Arsenal good now? Arteta’s tactics against Crystal Palace

Join Stephen Bradley as he asks (and answers) if Arsenal's win over Crystal Palace means they're good now along with other questions that arose from their 3-1 win at Crystal Palace.

How Arsenal showed a sign of things to come vs Chelsea

In this episode of Daily Cannon's Tactics Board, we pour over Arsenal's 1-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, and wonders what long-term ramifications we can draw from it.

When will the Arsenal rebuild actually start?

Another game, another debatable team selection from Mikel Arteta. Some things might never change...

The worst decision Mikel Arteta has ever made

It was a night filled with gloom and doom for Arsenal Football Club, as they drew 0-0 with Villarreal in the second leg of their Europa League Semi-Final, losing the tie 2-1 on aggregate.
Newcastle United v Arsenal - Premier League - St James Park Newcastle United s Jacob Murphy left and Arsenal s Gabriel Martinelli battle for the ball during the Premier League match at St James Park, Newcastle upon Tyne. Issue date: Sunday May 2, 2021.Copyright: Stu Forster

Is Gabriel Martinelli now undroppable?

Gabriel Martinelli was integral to Arsenal's build-up play against Newcastle, so he has to start against Villarreal on Thursday, right?
April 29, 2021, Villarreal, Spain: Artur Soares Dias referee and Etienne Capoue, Pau Francisco Torres, Dani Parejo of Villarreal CF and Daniel Ceballos Fernandez, Granit Xhaka of Arsenal FC react during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final First Leg football match between Villarreal and Arsenal at Estadio de la Ceramica. Villarreal Spain Copyright: Xisco Navarro

How Mikel Arteta failed to succeed as Unai Emery shows why he was sacked

Focusing on Mikel Arteta's decision to pick no striker in his starting XI, and how it failed to succeed, Stephen Bradley reviews what went wrong for Arsenal vs Villarreal

Why Arsenal’s Plan A and Plan B failed vs Everton: Can they find a...

Join Stephen Bradley as he manages to muster enough enthusiasm to review Arsenal's immensely drab 0-1 loss to Everton in the Premier League.

How Arsenal’s tactics destroyed Slavia Prague

It was a great evening for Arsenal Football Club, as they beat Slavia Prague 4-0 in the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final, but it wasn't just the football that made it memorable.
Sheffield United v Arsenal - Premier League - Bramall Lane Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the Premier League match at at Bramall Lane, Sheffield. Picture date: Sunday April 11, 2021. Copyright: Laurence Griffiths

Has Mikel Arteta finally found a Plan B?

In this edition of the Daily Cannon Tactics Board, Stephen Bradley climbs out of his sickbed to applaud Arsenal's 3-0 win over Sheffield United in the Premier League on Sunday evening.

Arsenal embarrassed by Liverpool again

Join Stephen Bradley as he tries, and fails, to draw positives from Arsenal's 3-0 loss to Liverpool in the Premier League

How super Odegaard saved Arsenal

Join Stephen Bradley as he tries to maintain his sanity analysing Arsenal's absurd 3-3 draw against West Ham in the Premier League on Sunday.

Tactics Board: Fortune favours the brave as Arsenal progress

Stephen Bradley gets out of his sick bed to analyse Arsenal's 0-1 loss to Olympiacos in the Europa League.
Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta centre celebrates with Thomas Partey left and Granit Xhaka after the Premier League match at Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday March 14, 2021. Copyright: xulian Finney

How Mikel Arteta taught Jose Mourinho a lesson

Join Stephen Bradley, as he analyses Arsenal's superb 2-1 Premier League victory over Tottenham and just how they managed it.

Is it time to trust Mikel Arteta’s ‘process’ now?

Arsenal's encouraging performances continued with an excellent 3-1 victory over Leicester City, so is it time to trust Mikel Arteta's process

How Arsenal saved their season in 20 minutes

It was nervy at times, but Arsenal managed to find a way to win their Europa League Round-of-32 tie against Benfica on Thursday evening but at what cost?
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (L) gestures on the touchline as Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (R) looks on during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 21, 2021. (Photo by John Walton / POOL / AFP)

Why Arsenal couldn’t fight Manchester City’s fire with their own

Stephen Bradley analyses how Manchester City managed to exert their will Arsenal, how they struggled to cope with runners, and why the Gunners were unable to fight fire with fire.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka (C) celebrates with Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg football match between SL Benfica and Arsenal at the Olimpico stadium in Rome on February 18, 2021. (Photo by Alberto PIZZOLI / AFP)

What could have been: Why Arsenal could only draw with Benfica

It was a case of 'What could have been' for Arsenal as they were held to a 1-1 draw against Benfica in the first...