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Ozil dictates like a captain, Monreal MOTM, Giroud is back, Alexis the daredevil: 8 Afterthoughts!

Three big, fat, juicy away-points fought for with blood, sweat and tears; and they were well deserved in the end. The boys did us proud today and showed us all their bounce-back-ability. Clearly, we are missing sharpness upfront, and once … Continue reading

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Coquelin & Rambo DMs, Alexis & Ozil on Wings: MU v Arsenal Preview and Line-Up

Manchester United-Arsenal — FA Cup Quarterfinal — Match Preview Tine to Defend the Cup and Make a Statement On the back of our most dominating performance of the season, a sumptuous 2-nil victory over Championship leaders and Man City beaters, … Continue reading

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Theo/Ozil represent 0.6 goals & assists per game: Season starts here!

Unless absolutely everything goes our way in the next four months, I reckon this will become a season of which we will ask ourselves what could have been if we had not had so many injuries during the first half … Continue reading

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4-1-4-1 with starts for Ospina, Coq & Ozil, and Alexis up top: Line-Up & Preview

Arsenal at City – We haven’t forgotten history so it won’t repeat! The saying is that those who forget history are doomed to repeat it. That’s good news in my view as we head north to play City and their … Continue reading

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The Coquelin Miracle, Streetwise Alexis, Koz is back: Eight positives from game.

How easy was that? Easiest win of the season as the Orcs were scared into submission with all that bright light and unattainable football quality at the home of football. They tried to rough us up for a while but … Continue reading

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Did Arsene finally sign the next Henry?

And other observations and afterthoughts from an important FA Cup win. I don’t know about you, but I thought yesterday’s game against Hull was a bizarre one. The Tigers were toothless and sedated, clearly just making up the numbers and … Continue reading

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Arsenal v Stoke Preview & Line-Up: Same 11 as against WBA bar Gibbs?

Stoke City – Arsenal Preview–Make or Break Time up in the Potteries Stoke away is a match which has become infamous since 2010 when a full blooded tackle from Ryan Shawcross broke Aaron Ramsey’s tibia and fibula. Shawcross (to his … Continue reading

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Arsenal v Saints Match Review: Giroud Is Not Afraid!

Arsenal 1 – 0 Southampton Now that was a game of football. It might not win many beauty awards, and the neutrals will only have liked the second part of the second half; but, from a tactical point of view, very … Continue reading

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Alexis, Chambers and Pod Show Wenger How Hard They Are.

Arsenal v Burnley: review and analysis. Before I went to the game this morning, I read Arsene’s views re the quality of European strikers versus South-American ones; the former being a lot softer than the streetwise and street-trained latter, apparently. … Continue reading

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Walcott start, Sanchez in hole, Hayden DM? Arsenal v Burnley Preview

The Burnley Preview For once, I think this is all about us, and how well we play, which makes this preview a lot easier to write. Not that we can just dismiss Burnley out of hand. If we play badly … Continue reading

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