The first issue of The Gooner appeared on the streets in 1987. The Online Gooner was born in 1999 and The Gooner podcast arrived on the scene for the first time in mid-2007. We’ve now well over 100 recordings for you to enjoy here.
Episode 141 / November 2015
Thoughts on the North London derby. Are Spurs a bigger threat under Mario Pochettino? Should the players be complaining of fatigue? Is the criticism of Arsenal’s defence justified? Will Arsene buy in January? Are the Gunners finally equipped to win the title this season? What’s with the long injury list? Why was Tomas Rosicky retained? Anti-Semitism amongst Arsenal fans. Memories of the 1993/94 European Cup Winners’ Cup campaign. Arsene Wenger’s fashion shoot for L’Equipe. David Oudot, Simon Rose and Layth Yousif are asked the questions by host Kevin Whitcher in the 141st edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast.
Episode 140 / October 2015
Does the win against Man Utd show that Arsenal are genuine title contenders? Are we seeing a different Theo Walcott as a central striker? Would going out of the Champions League improve the club's chance of winning the Premier League? What chance Arsenal beating Bayern next week? Should we be worried about the appointment of Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool? Who has been the best captain at Arsenal since the stadium move? Memories of Alan Hudson. Paul Davis recalled. Worst Arsenal kits. Steve Ashford, Mustafa Goldstein and Tim Stillman are asked the questions by host Kevin Whitcher in the 140th edition of Arsenal's The Gooner fanzine podcast.
Episode 139 / September 2015
What went on at Arsenal during the summer transfer window? Are the club lacking ambition? Who has the final sign off on transfers? Would Stan Kroenke prevent Arsene Wenger from buying big? Should Arsenal have signed Morgan Schneiderlin? Do the club suffer disproportionately from injuries? Can Arsenal seriously challenge for the major honours having not boosted squad beyond Cech? Why have the team started so slowly after a great finish to last season? Time to return to a 4-4-2 formation? Can Arsenal win the FA Cup for a third season in succession? Would Arsene go if Arsenal finished 6th? Is there a case for refunding supporters the price rise in tickets as the money has not been spent? With Financial Fair Play dead in the water, can Arsenal compete with the big spenders? Steve Ashford, David Oudot and Tim Payton are asked the questions by host Kevin Whitcher in the 139th edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast, hosted by Piebury Corner.
22nd November 2015
Online Ed: Defeat to West Brom at the Hawthorns