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 123 / November 2013
What did the game at Old Trafford tell us about Arsenal’s title chances? Will Arsenal buy a striker in January? Is the Arteta – Flamini axis the best option? Is Arsene Wenger guilty of playing square pegs in round holes? Abusive chanting. Arsenal Signings that made the panel go ‘Wow’. Arsenal Signings that made the panel go ‘oh no’. Steve Ashford, Marc Ollington and Don Sebastiano are asked the questions by host David Oudot in the 123rd edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast.
Episode 122 / October 2013
What kind of difference is Mesut Ozil making to the team? In which position can Jack Wilshere expect to be played now? Is Jack’s focus where it needs to be? The Mathieu Flamini influence. Thoughts on who will challenge for the title after the first eight matches. Can Nicklas Bendtner be the man to relieve Olivier Giroud? Memorable European home games. Kevin Whitcher, Bernard Azulay and Simon Rose are asked the questions by host David Oudot in the 122nd edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast.
Episode 121 / September 2013
The signing of Mesut Ozil. Will Arsenal use their unused cash in January? Was the signing of Mathieu Flamini a good thing? Conclusions on the summer transfer window. Photographing Arsenal. Do the players communicate enough on the pitch? Is it going to be a season of triumph or despair? Has Aaron Ramsey silenced his doubters? Memories of Arsenal in Islington. Players’ matchday attire. Recorded on September 17th, the panel of Marc Ollington, Steve Ashford and Mark Leech are asked the questions by host David Oudot in the 121st edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast.
Episode 120 / August 2013
Should Arsène Wenger's contract renewal be put on hold? Can fan pressure groups make a difference to club policy? Is there any chance of the board sacking the manager? Would he ever resign before the end of his contract? Why have Arsenal left it so late to sign players? Which positions are priority areas for new signings? Who will replace the offloaded deadwood? Is Yaya Sanogo worth the gamble? Is Wenger now an outdated relic? Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith's role in shaping Arsenal today. Recorded on August 19th, the panel of Tim Payton, Kevin Whitcher and Tim Stillman are asked the questions by host David Oudot in the 120th edition of Arsenal’s The Gooner fanzine podcast.
9th December 2013
Online Ed: Spoils shared at home to Everton