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

Ross Kennerley,Site Expert

Ross Kennerley was brought up on the joys of Swedish football on the southern coast, where an unhealthy obsession with sport began. Lover of all things that involve other people running around more than him, his love for Arsenal and football in general is, as some would say, over the top.

Mac Johnson,Contributor

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!

Rob Worthington,Contributor

Arsenal fanatic, Senior Writer: weloveyouarsenal.co.uk, contributer here and for LTArsenal.com

Henry Payne,Contributor

Thierry Henry.

Trent Nelson,Contributor

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” and ”Exponents” for politics, history and the associated matters.

Jabari LeGendre,Contributor

New Yorker born and raised to support The Arsenal.

Marc Gibbons,Contributor

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

Nikesh Teckwani,Contributor

Massive Arsenal supporter from New Jersey. Fan of all sports and especially interested in the English Premier League, the NBA, and the NFL.

Luc Almeda,Contributor


Daniel Finton,Contributor

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.

Andrew Dowdeswell,Contributor

Co-Expert of Pain in the Arsenal and Expert of MLS Multiplex

Eric McConnell,Contributor

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.

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