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Arsene holds appraisal with his King of the Key Pass: Mesut Ozil

Gutentag Mesut, wie geht’s mein Sohn? Tutti Paletti, Arsene, einfach Spitze! Und Sie? Well, Mesut, I feel wunderbar! Wonderbra?! J Mesut, always thinking about the Madchen, hey?! So we are here today to do your seasonal appraisal: how do you … Continue reading

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No Debuchy, Giroud, or Ozil, 9 Points Behind Chelsea: Season Over?

Bollox! 🙂 The season is underway for two months now and, to use a cliché, it has been a roller-coaster of a ride. It is always hard to predict how a season will go, but it is made even more … Continue reading

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Giroud the ‘Holding Striker’ was, is and will be ‘Plan A’.

  Everton – Arsenal Afterthoughts Never was the cliché of ‘a game of two halves’ more appropriate: 45 minutes with Alexis up top and 45 minutes with Ollie up top made a world of difference. In principle, we all like … Continue reading

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TA’s Arsenal Dream Team v Besiktas

Football is back, and although it might not be ideal to play Besiktas so soon after our battle against Palace, I cannot help but really look forward to our encounter in Istanbul. And although we won on Saturday, we all … Continue reading

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Poor Left Wing, Sanogo ignored, Lack of Pressure from Midfield, Ramsey’s Revenge: Arsenal – Palace Afterthoughts.

When I was a kid I once got a football for my birthday. It must have been my ninth or tenth birthday: there was no present for me in the morning but my mum took me on a long bike … Continue reading

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The one player that can give Arsene his magic back

Where has the magic gone? Last April, one of the best writers of the last century passed away at the age of 87: Gabriel Garcia Marquez. I first read the Columbian’s master pieces like ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’, ‘Love … Continue reading

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Arsenal – Newcastle preview & line-up:  Are you ready for some football? 

Finally, after a very long week since Arsenal beat Hull City 3-nil at the KC stadium (in a preview of the FA Cup final) the team will play another match.  This time it will be Newcastle United coming to the … Continue reading

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