Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Lukasz Is Gunner Be Fab

Lukasz Is Gunner Be Fab

I don't think many Arsenal fans knew the name 'Lukasz Fabianski' when the Polish youngster signed for The Gunners during the close season.

After hearing names like Buffon and Akinfeev bounded around in the media, it was something of a let down, but after we all rushed to find out all we could about the 22-year-old, we all came to our senses and realised that it was yet another Wenger master stroke.

We now know that he is held in higher regard than Igor Akinfeev in Eastern Europe and Russia.

No big deal to some people, but when you consider that Akinfeev is considered one of, if not the best goalkeeping prospect in the world, it makes it all rather exciting!

Wenger obviously shares this view, or he wouldn't have brought Lukasz to Arsenal. Speaking to the manager said: 'I think Fabianski will be a great keeper.

'For me he will become the best Polish keeper.'

He may be only 22, and lack experience, but Wenger rejected claims that he should be sent on loan in order to gain that all important experience: 'In football you can only play one keeper.

'He will get his chance but he is only 22-years-old. So far I have been very, very impressed with him.'

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Nick Simmonett
Date:Wednesday September 12 2007
Time: 7:33PM


I hope so, I am not liking Lehmans attitude at all. You should never speak out against your own teammates ( assuming he said those things). It's good to see a player that will be around long term.
12/09/2007 20:31:00
yet another great signing by AW
12/09/2007 23:13:00
So far my favorite bit of Wookash is his awareness. As soon as he recieves the ball he's looking for an outlet.......unlike Paul "how far can I kick the ball" Robinson.
13/09/2007 01:48:00
If he's said to be better than Akinfeev then we might as well believe it, Akinfeev WILL be one of the best, it's just a shame we couldn't get him.
13/09/2007 10:38:00
mistake-free keeper... I love Lehmann, but we all know that we can do better. Let's hope Lukasz is the one, if Wenger says the kid's good, I won't look any further.
13/09/2007 11:39:00
AWknows nough said
13/09/2007 14:32:00
folks i dun live in uk, and i've heard ppl on vital network saying that the game isn't live on tv in uk. can someone explain to me why this huge huge fixture which is being played in London isn't live in uk. it is really baffling. sky shows all sorts of live football, then why isn't it showing this game live. luckily i'll get to see the game live after 30 mins..
13/09/2007 18:07:00
Luckys move to Cyprus mate we get ALL GAMES>>>Free well you may have to pay for a pint though?
14/09/2007 15:59:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Jenkinson Ready To Battle Bellerin

After his first Arsenal appearance since May 2014 against Reading, of course during this time he had loans with West Ham and a long-term injury, Jenkinson's hoping for more chances.

Aguero In From Manchester City?

Manchester City are unlikely to sell Aguero but if they do, with it said his relationship with Guardiola is 'strained', Arsenal, Chelsea & Tottenham are all ready to step in?

Iwobi Impresses Wenger But Still Has Work To Do

Alex Iwobi, who has managed 33 first-team outings for Arsenal since breaking into the first-team having apparently chosen the Gunners over West Ham, has netted just twice though.

Vital View - EFL Cup, 25th-26th October

Not a round that really saw any upsets with the majority of those expected into the quarter-finals making it - arguably West Ham's win against Chelsea was the only one.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email
no email
no email

Current Poll (see more polls)

ELC - Reading MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Giroud5%
Sub - Willock0%
Sub - Zelalem0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 9 6 2 1 20 11
2 Arsenal 9 6 2 1 20 10
3 Liverpool 9 6 2 1 20 9
4 Chelsea 9 6 1 2 19 10
5 Spurs 9 5 4 0 19 9
6 Everton 9 4 3 2 15 5
7 Man Utd 9 4 2 3 14 1
8 Southampton 9 3 4 2 13 3
9 Watford 9 3 3 3 12 0
10 AFC Bournemouth 9 3 3 3 12 0
11 Crystal Palace 9 3 2 4 11 0
12 Leicester City 9 3 2 4 11 -4
13 WBA 9 2 4 3 10 0
14 Burnley 9 3 1 5 10 -5
15 West Ham 9 3 1 5 10 -7
16 Stoke 9 2 3 4 9 -7
17 Middlesbrough 9 1 4 4 7 -4
18 Hull City 9 2 1 6 7 -14
19 Swansea 9 1 2 6 5 -7
20 Sunderland 9 0 2 7 2 -10
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Oct 29 2016 12:30PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
Nov 6 2016 12:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Nov 19 2016 12:30PM : Manchester United (a)
Barclays Premier League
Nov 27 2016 2:15PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 3 2016 3:00PM : West Ham United (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

2.Galway Gooner4
5.mar 121
The Vital Football Members League