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Full-Strength Back-4 | Theo-Sanogo-Alexis Up-Front? Hammers v Gunners Preview and Line-Up

After yesterday’s bizarre match against The Hoops, in which we almost spectacularly self-imploded, a (on paper) tougher encounter awaits us at the Boleyn Ground. The Hammers are on-Song (and no doubt with Song tomorrow) under the management of Fat Sam, … Continue reading

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Galatasaray v Arsenal: CL Match Preview & Line-Up

….Youth to Shine, or More Rain on Arsenal’s Parade?  Dead Rubber or More Salt (To Rub) in the Wounds?…. Early morning here and I’ve got to make hay before the snow flies, or something…There’s a big storm coming, they say, … Continue reading

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Sexy Alexi, Sanogo the Shaper, and Terry Adonis: Match Day Report

Arsenal 2 – 0 Dortmund – a match day report. Blogging, in some ways, is a weird phenomenon. You can be ‘in contact’ with people for years but never actually meet in person. Yet, virtual friendships develop and we get … Continue reading

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Line-Up against MC: Rosicky to start, FlamShere in midfield, Sanogo or Welbeck?

Over the last few days, many a Gooner has given us their predicted/preferred line-up for the game against Man City on Saturday. As I far I can tell, nobody has predicted exactly the same line-up, which tells us both that … 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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Sanogo the difference, last game for Pod & other post FA cup thoughts

Post FA CUP Final observations by Gerry. Good morning all. And what a fine day it is to be free of the … ‘not having won a trophy in X number of years’tag. Such relief. Congrats to all the team, … Continue reading

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BFG shows character, Pod and Santi disappoint, Fab saves us: Arsenal – Wigan Afterthoughts

We knew it would not be easy, and boy did we make it hard for ourselves yesterday. A game of great contrast: Wigan had nothing to fear, with an FA cup in the cupboard and Man City eliminated already this … Continue reading

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