Calling in on……Arsenal: Life in the O-zone

In 2007, as I made my way to the O2 arena to watch the Led Zeppelin reunion concert, I bumped into somebody who started extolling the virtues of the new Arsenal stadium, The Emirates. “It’s been beautifully built,” he said. “Not like Wembley, which will fall down. I know….I’ve worked on both.” He went on to say that Arsenal’s manager, Arsene Wenger, was deeply involved in discussions around the Gunners’ new home. “It’s the best ground in Britain,” he insisted. Six years later, I have to share the opinion of the “mad man on the tube”. Arsenal’s stadium is, in … Continue reading Calling in on……Arsenal: Life in the O-zone