London Colney is paradox. Too distant to be a North London suburb. Its location – a short traffic jam from the thundering M25 – makes it too busy to be genuinely quiet. Yet it is situated in the heart of the placid Hertfordshire countryside.
Ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League match against Leicester City tonight at the Emirates read Layth Yousif’s latest Rewind column as he muses on the Gunners FA Cup semi-final win against Manchester City at Wembley...
A delighted Arsene Wenger heaped praise on his Arsenal players for showing huge amounts of grit and determination at Wembley as they gave a battling performance to overcome Manchester City to reach the FA Cup Final.
Arsenal won through to the 2017 FA Cup Final in the merry month of May by valiantly triumphing over the might of Manchester City 2-1 after extra time on a dramatic semi-final afternoon at Wembley today.
For a player who has more than 100 wickets in Tests and ODIs to his name, who is about to embark on his 13th summer season as a professional cricketer it seems strange to still be talking about promise.