Iain Macintosh is a freelance football writer, primarily for ESPNFC. In the past, he has been the UK Correspondent for the New Paper in Singapore, the editor of The Set Pieces and a purveyor of reasonably priced refuse sacks. He has written eight books and is only slightly perturbed that the ones about 'Football Manager' always perform much, much better than the serious ones. A Southend United supporter, he's probably not as biased against your club as you think. Unless you support Leyton Orient.

If Arsene Wenger is willing to become unpredictable, he could win back the Arsenal fans he has already lost

Gentlemen, start your laminators. Spell check the banners. Ready the light aircraft, for the airspace of North London is your mouthpiece. From the pens of well connected reporters to the swift manner in which the club shut down those Thomas Tuchel rumours, all indicators suggest that...