Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger gloats about his new contract

A brief statement from the Arsenal manager after signing his two-year extension Thought you could get rid of me, did you? With your signs and your plane banners and your Twitter campaigns. Well you tried to fight the zombie apocalypse with water pistols and you lost. Your memes and your YouTube rants have no effect …

The company behind every “Wenger Out” sign

“Wenger Out” signs are everywhere these days and one company is behind them all An unoriginal man and his sign The Wenger Out Sign Company has turned the dissatisfaction with the Arsenal manager’s job performance into an international business. Founded by Dan Dublinsky—a man who has never watched an Arsenal match in his life—in Caldwell, Idaho, the …

Arsenal fans debate each other in the skies over The Hawthorns

A good old fashion plane banner war! Arsenal’s 3–1 loss to West Brom on Saturday marked their fourth loss in six matches, including a pair of 5–1 losses to Bayern Munich that spelled their seventh consecutive Champions league round of 16 elimination. Their only two wins in that span came against non-league clubs in the FA …

What Arsène Wenger obituaries reveal about their authors

If we get ready for the bad retrospectives now, they’ll hurt less when published (Illustration by Devin Dulany) The end is near for Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger. I’m not here to give you the exact date of his retirement—that’s a job best left to soothsayers and Robbie Savage—but Wenger is clearly much closer to the end …