Welcome to Pain in the Arsenal, the Arsenal FC news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Pain in the Arsenal is dedicated to providing top-notch Arsenal FC news, views, and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.
Meet the Team
Co-Expert of Pain in the Arsenal. You'll also find me at Arrowhead Addict and across the FanSided network covering all things sport!!
Hey y'all. I'm an avid reader, rock climber, frisbee player, and Arsenal fan! Student at Kenyon College. Alternative music superfan. Elected person most likely to write a paragraph in response to a yes or no question by popular vote!
Hi guys I'm a massive arsenal fan and have been a regular visitor to the ground since the mid 90s as a boy. I'm very passionate about the club and have a strong view point of what goes on there. In my spare time Im a gym geek, and animal lover
Trent R. Nelson is an autodidactic poet and historian, political, social and economic analyst, as well as a Soccer writer. He writes about Everton F.C at “The Runner Sports”, Football at “Playing for 90”, Arsenal F.C. for “Pain in the Arsenal”, German Football for Bulinews, and at “Liberal Currents” for politics, history and the associated matters.
Passionate and opinionated Arsenal fan based in Sunny Florida. Loves walks back and forth in the living room in front of the TV whilst questioning why Arsenal continue to baffle me, primarily in a negative way on a consistent basis.
Eric is a hardcore football fan whose love for the sport was sparked by Zidane's star turn for Les Bleus in 1999. Eric's admiration for that world cup winning side led him to Arsenal, where so many of the players on that 1999 team became club legends . Though the names on the kits have long since changed, Eric's love for Arsenal remains as strong as ever.
Write for Us
We aren't called FanSided for nothing. Our network of sports, entertainment and lifestyle sites are powered by fans that want to cover their passions! Whether you are just looking to get your start in online media or you want to contribute to your favorite site as a hobby, FanSided wants to hear from you.
Our work is regularly featured on SI.com and Bleacher Report and many FanSided writers have gone on to work full-time in online media. FanSided hired over ten of its own writers in 2013 and there are currently FanSided alums working at other major media outlets and with professional sports teams.
The idea of FanSided was born in 2007, when two brothers felt that their favorite team, the Kansas City Chiefs, was being under-covered by the mainstream media. Taking matters into their own hands, they launched Arrowhead Addict, a move that would spawn the creation of FanSided in 2009, a network of over 300+ fan-powered unique sports, entertainment and lifestyle sites dedicated to team-specific, sport-specific, genre-specific, and fanbase-specific coverage.
From sports, movies and TV to lifestyle and tech, FanSided has you covered.
Zach Best Co-CEO
Best co-founded the company in April 2007. He manages the growth of the network from a business and financial standpoint.
Patrick Allen VP, Content & Strategy
Patrick is VP, Content and Strategy for the FanSided. He has been with the network since 2009 when he was hired to be the expert at Arrowhead Addict. He currently heads up FanSided's editorial headquarters in Chicago and is proud to be a tortured fan of the Kansas City Chiefs, Cleveland Browns and Cleveland Indians. The Cleveland Cavaliers winning the NBA Championship was the greatest day of his life. Go Buckeyes.
Let's stay in touch. If you'd like to advertise with us, partner with us or have feedback, please fill out our contact form.
Email us: [email protected]
Write us: FanSided Inc. - 225 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10281
This site is strictly for informational and entertainment purposes, and is in no way affiliated with any product, brand, or topic covered on the site. It also claims no rights to the trademarks featured or mentioned on the website.