John Smith

My name is John Smith, born and raised in London. I write about a variety of subjects including Arsenal Football Club. If you would like to contact me for any reason then you can simply send me an email at: John_Smith.10@hotmail.com

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May 20, 2017

Brighton Confirm Signing Of…

Premier League new-boys Brighton & Hove Albion have already begun preparations for their first season in England’s top division...

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May 20, 2017

Walter Mazzarri: “I Don’t…

Departing Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has revealed that he has no regrets over his year tenure managing Watford in...

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May 20, 2017

Ronald Koeman Not Confident…

According to Everton manager Robert Koeman, Ross Barkley could depart the Toffees in the Summer Transfer Window as various...

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May 20, 2017

WATCH: Gabriel Somehow Nutmegs…

Training ahead of the Premier League match against Everton to conclude the season, yesterday’s training session at London Colney...

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May 19, 2017

Operation Arsenal: What The…

If you’re a fan of Arsenal Football Club, it’s a safe bet that you have experienced frustration, displeasure, indignation,...

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May 17, 2017

A Champions League Play-Off…

As the Premier League table stands, Manchester City, Liverpool, and also, Arsenal will be contesting for the final two...

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May 16, 2017

Pep Guardiola: “In My…

In a surprising turn of events, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has spoken of his relief to be given...

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May 15, 2017

Four Relegated Players Who…

Albeit the remaining games of the current Premier League season are yet to be played, it has already been...

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May 15, 2017

WATCH: Swansea City Players…

Following Sunday’s 4-0 triumph over Hull City, it was confirmed Crystal Palace, alongside Swansea City, would remain in the...

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May 15, 2017

Arsène Wenger: “Some Teams…

Speaking ahead of Arsenal’s fixture against relegated side Sunderland tomorrow, Arsène Wenger has continued to talk about the clubs chances of...

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May 9, 2017

Arsène Wenger: I Don’t…

It’s fair to say that Arsenal have not had the best of seasons in a year that has spanned...

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May 9, 2017

Arsène Wenger: Top 4…

In today’s press conference amid the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Southampton, Arsène Wenger has revealed Arsenal still have...

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May 9, 2017

Claude Puel Opens Up…

Claude Puel is adamant that defender Virgil Van Dijk has not played his last game for Southampton, yet. The...

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May 4, 2017

Arsène Wenger On The…

In today’s press conference, Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger began talking about next season’s Europa League, a competition the Gunners...

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May 4, 2017

Mark Hughes: We Want…

Stoke City captain Ryan Shawcross will be offered a new contract to stay at the club as revealed by...

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May 3, 2017

Everton Winger Aaron Lennon…

Everton winger Aaron Lennon was detained last night under the Mental Health Act and is currently receiving treatment for...

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May 3, 2017

WATCH: Top 6 Premier…

Following Emre Can’s stunning overhead kick against Watford on Monday night, we decided to take a look at the...

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May 3, 2017

Slaven Bilic’s Future Riding…

West Ham United are reportedly preparing to review the work of Slaven Bilic and make a decision regarding his...

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May 3, 2017

Saido Berahino Reveals His…

Stoke City striker Saido Berahino has revealed just how much weight he has shed since joining Stoke City in...

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May 2, 2017

Mesut Özil Reportedly Tells…

Following what many Arsenal fans could call an embarrassing day for the club, which saw fierce rivals Tottenham Hotspur...

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May 2, 2017

Joey Barton Eyes A…

Joey Barton has expressed his desire to return to football and not retire from the game as he begins...

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Apr 29, 2017

Football Manager Predicts A…

In the modern era, the beloved game of football is forever changing and altering the way in which we...

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Apr 28, 2017

Walter Mazzarri: Watford Owners…

Walter Mazzarri has revealed his belief that Watford’s owner Gino Pozzo is “happy” with his first season in charge...

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Apr 25, 2017

Arsène Wenger: Olivier Giroud…

Despite speculation, Arsène Wenger has recently confirmed that French-club Marseille have not yet submitted a bid for Arsenal’s backup...

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Apr 24, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Denies Retirement:…

Manchester United forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has insisted he will not retire from football following his “significant knee ligament injury”...

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Apr 24, 2017

All Winners Of The…

With the footballing season coming to a close, the Professional Footballers’ Association Awards were held last night to award...

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Apr 18, 2017

Every Dad’s Dream Arsenal…

Every now and again, it’s unsurprising that football pundits, journalists, and fans alike make outrageous comments and reveal questionable...

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Apr 4, 2017

7 Random Places #WengerOut…

The current controversy surrounding Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger’s future has stirred numerous protests from the club’s fanbase in the...

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Mar 28, 2017

Sean Dyche Takes Over…

Football can be a strange game and there have been some very weird managerial appointments to support this, the...

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Mar 18, 2017

We’re Expanding! And We’re…

Who Are We? Here at From The Stands, we pride ourselves on high-quality content, whether that be opinion pieces...

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Mar 14, 2017

Marcos Rojo UNPUNISHED For…

Despite an alleged stamp on Eden Hazard following Chelsea’s 1-0 triumph over Manchester United last night, defender Marcos Rojo...

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Mar 9, 2017

Arséne Wenger: I’ll Consider…

Ahead of the FA Cup Quarter Final game against Lincoln City on Saturday, Arséne Wenger has admitted in his...

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Mar 1, 2017

The Conundrum Of The…

Loyalty. A convoluted term that can be unpackaged and moulded into different meanings and perceptions. Whilst a difference in...

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Feb 11, 2017

Arsène Wenger Responds To…

Ahead of Arsenal’s successful 2-0 win against Hull City earlier today, speculation in regards to Arsène Wenger’s future at the...

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Jan 30, 2017

Frustration Grows For Middlesbrough…

Going into the Winter Transfer Window, it became increasingly obvious that Aitor Karanka needed to bring some fresh new...

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Jan 30, 2017

Dimitri Payet Was FORCED…

In a transfer window full of drama, excitement and despair, one of the big talking points of the winter...

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Jan 23, 2017

Arséne Wenger Set To…

Arsenal’s dramatic 2-1 victory against Burnley grabbed a lot of the attention yesterday as two penalties in injury time...

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Jan 10, 2017

Manchester United On Longest…

Manchester United’s dominant 2-0 win against Hull City in the League Cup today has led the Red Devils to...

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Jan 4, 2017

Mike Phelan SACKED by…

Following a stray of poor results in recent weeks, Hull City have SACKED Mike Phelan as head coach after...

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Jan 3, 2017

Pep Guardiola: “The Process…

After his Manchester City side beat Burnley 2-1, Pep Guardiola admitted to journalists THAT Manchester City could be one...

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Dec 3, 2016

Sergio Agüero and Fernandinho…

Sergio Agüero and Fernandinho were both dismissed late on by Anthony Taylor after Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City lost their...

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Dec 3, 2016

WATCH: Kevin De Bruyne’s…

Kevin De Bruyne had a chance to wrap the game up against his former side after an inch-perfect pass...

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Dec 2, 2016

Santi Cazorla OUT For…

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla is set to have surgery in Sweden on his ankle following recurring achilles problems. The...

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Oct 1, 2016

The Pep Guardiola Revolution.

In the illustrious world of modern football, one word remains engraved in the mind of every triumphant manager –...

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Sep 29, 2016

Southampton confirm assistant manager…

This evening, it is being reported that Southampton have confirmed that Claude Puel’s number two, Eric Black, will feature...

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Sep 17, 2016

Hull City 1-4 Arsenal:…

Saturday afternoon’s game between Hull City and Arsenal saw an important game to take place between the duo as...

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Sep 4, 2016

The financial prowess of…

After months of ongoing rumours, large sums of money being spent across Europe and thirteen clubs in England’s top...

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Aug 27, 2016

It’s time for clubs…

In recent years, the loathed EFL Cup (formerly known as the Capital One Cup) has slowly regressed in regards...

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Aug 20, 2016

Three left-backs Liverpool should…

Although having some positivity, last season was most certainly a season to forget for Liverpool fans. After losing two...

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Aug 15, 2016

Arsenal 3-4 Liverpool: Five…

Yesterday, Arsenal faced Liverpool in was was arguably an early contender for the game of the season. The game...

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Aug 8, 2016

Premier League 2016/17: The…

It’s becoming more and more evident that every new season within the Premier League offers the golden opportunity for...

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Aug 1, 2016

Five Players Hull City…

Taking the giant leap from Championship to Premier League football and remaining in the league is never an easy...

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Jul 22, 2016

BREAKING: England announce Sam…

News has broken out that England have officially unveiled Sam Allardyce as the new manager of the England National...

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Jul 21, 2016

Liverpool closing in on…

Various reports last night and this morning reveal that Liverpool’s pursuit on Newcastle player Georginio Wijnaldum is drawing ever...

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Jul 20, 2016

Could anyone realistically replace…

As they say, everything eventually comes to an end. Sooner or later, Arsenal fans will have to come to...

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Jul 12, 2016

BREAKING: John Stones to…

Over the past year, the future of English defender John Stones has been rather unclear, with several clubs looking...

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Jul 10, 2016

Portugal – An Opportunity…

The Estádio da Luz, known to the majority as the stadium of Portuguese giants SL Benfica. And to the...

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Jul 8, 2016

Les Blues conquer Die…

Last night saw arguably the biggest game of the tournament (minus the finale) and also the second semi-final game...

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Jul 5, 2016

Why UEFA MUST change…

Suspensions are rather easy to earn these days within the footballing world, whether it’s a red card or a...

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Jul 1, 2016

Arsenal Transfer Round Up:…

With various international tournaments and other footballers earning a well-deserved break from the sport, the month of June has continued...

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Jun 28, 2016

England Woes and Hodgson…

Last night’s disastrous result versus Iceland capitulated another embarrassment for the Three Lions – with the result arguably the...

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Jun 24, 2016

How the Referendum will…

Yesterday, the people of Great Britain cast their votes to decide the future of the country, with the decision to...

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Jun 14, 2016

The Three Lions Struggle:…

Before the EUROs kicked off, fans of the Three Lions remained optimistic about their chances within the tournament, a...

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Jun 11, 2016

The EUROs Kick Off!:…

The EURO 2016 campaign began yesterday as the hosts France kicked off the tournament against Group A opponents Romania. The...

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Jun 10, 2016

Which Arsenal youngster could…

It’s becoming a constant theme at Arsenal FC where a new youngster laces up his boots for the first...

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Jun 3, 2016

Young players to look…

In a week’s time, the 2016 European Championship tournament in France will kick off at the Stade de France....

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Jun 1, 2016

Arsenal Transfer Round Up:…

Following the end of the 2015/16 Premier League season, Arsenal ended their campaign in impressive fashion by finishing above...

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May 25, 2016

How will Leicester City…

Who would have thought that this time last year we would be seeing Leicester City earn themselves a place...

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May 19, 2016

Superb Sevilla Writing History

In what would be their third consecutive Europa League final, Sevilla defeated all odds and added to the history...

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May 15, 2016

The Final Day of…

Following the amazement of the 2015/16 Premier League season, the league is nearing its end with one last game...

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May 1, 2016

The Increasing Impact of…

When you come to think about it, the overall use of social media has significantly increased over the past...

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Mar 10, 2016

Away Ticket Price Reduction…

Yesterday, a new development towards the cost of football tickets occurred when Premier League clubs agreed on a brand...

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Feb 28, 2016

It’s time to write…

The road to the Premier League title has been a long and stressful journey for Arsenal fans to deal...

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