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Akpom composed & deadly | Zelalem plays like Ozil: U21 Match Report

The Young Guns – Aston Villa v Arsenal Under 21’s This was a game Arsenal should have been expected to win, as they have been in good form this season, and they were aided by the experienced pair of Diaby … Continue reading

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Francis Coquelin: The end of another promising youth?

The Curious Case of Francis Coquelin – and our youth academy in general.  After seeing Arteta limp off the pitch against Wigan on Tuesday, there have been questions surrounding his fitness for this Sunday’s crucial tie with Newcastle.  Will Arsenal … Continue reading

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What to do with Arteta, Rosicky and Diaby – Is Arsene paying the price for selling Song?

Since the departure of Fabregas, almost two seasons ago, Arsene Wenger has struggled to find the right combinations in midfield. Last season, he experimented desperately to get enough creative spark in his beloved 4-2-1-3 formation. He tried Ramsey as his … Continue reading

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A new defensive midfielder? Non Merci! Arsenal v Chelsea Pre-Match

Intro: It was once the toughest away fixture in the Premier league, with Chelsea holding the greatest sequence of unbeaten home matches: 86, from March 2004 – October 2008. But hey, Roman Abramovich’s millions can buy you almost anything these … Continue reading

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Swansea Preview: Giroud must play, Rosicky For Sale, Coquelin to Start?

I must admit to being in two minds about our game against the Jacks tonight: one of anticipation and one of apprehension. As per yesterday’s post, Arsenal have a number of seemingly structural problems; every time we believe the team … Continue reading

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