Tag Archives: leadership

Time to hand the armband to the BFG

Per Mertesacker to become Arsenal captain next season? First of all, I would like to say, TotalArsenal our own Bergkampesque skipper has sadly lost a loved one. I want to offer my sympathy and support in this tough time. We … Continue reading

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Is it time to hand Per Mertesacker the armband?

  Leadership, whether in sport or business, is a fascinating topic. Some believe teams do not need to have one leader; that all can lead together. I guess the latter is true as long as things go well. The football … Continue reading

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In two years time, Real Madrid will beg Ozil to return – who to play against WBA?

Apparently, Florentino Perez recently said our record signing was not able to deal with ‘the pressure’ at Real Madrid and that is why he was allowed to leave. Whatever Perez exactly said about about Mesut Ozil’s departure does not really … Continue reading

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The one defender to complete our set into a title winning defence

One of the positions in our team for which there is general consensus we need to strengthen, is at centre back (CB). Towards the end of the season we found a defensive stability in Koscielny and Mertesacker that hasn’t been seen since … Continue reading

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TR7, TV5, BS3: Three leaders on the field Arsenal cannot afford to lose

It’s been a while since I delivered a post, partly due to the fact that the season is over but mostly due to my ever increasingly hectic schedule. So I felt I should write about what’s been on my mind … Continue reading

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Open letter to the Verminator: TV5, time to fight for your place!

Dear Thomas Vermaelen – De Leeuw van Vlaanderen (the Lion of Flanders), I don’t know what is going on regarding your current position at the club. As it is the ‘silly season’, and you have been on the bench for … Continue reading

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The one who’s got enough ‘Adamsesque Mongrel’ to be our captain

Leadership on the pitch is such a prerequisite for being successful, and it is fair to say that Arsene does not always get in right when it comes to choosing the right captain for the team. Adams, Vieira and Van … Continue reading

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