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Is this Bench the Best in the Premier League? Arsenal’s Dizzying Squad Possibilities!

It is all about backbone, leadership and squad depth…. and plenty of pairs of these of course! 🙂 Like many, I don’t like international breaks but the good thing is it gives Arsene and the team an opportunity to work towards … Continue reading

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8 Positives from Arsenal v Man City: Our Victory Is No Fluke

Eight positives from Arsenal v Man City – and why it is no fluke that we beat them!   In a way, this game can be summarised in a few lines: there were thirty minutes of probing by each team … Continue reading

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We all know better than Wenger

Last night’s defeat against Dortmund was a painful one: we were ‘out-systemed’ by Klopp and throughout the ninety minutes we had no answer to it. The Germans played with a great tempo and gang-pressed our players continuously: outnumbering them around … Continue reading

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When Football Doesn’t Matter—Why Then Do We Post?

Another post from 17HT in the wake of events beyond football.  New readers (or those confused…) please see the comments from the past two posts. Author’s note:  The ongoing tribulations of poster “James Bond” combined with my own personal life … Continue reading

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Losing Theo is a disaster! Really?!

Don’t worry about Theo, our core team will see us through. It looks like Wenger is still looking for his best formation and ideal eleven starters. Will we continue with a holding striker who enables the midfield to get closer … Continue reading

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What is the score The2-0 Wal2-0tt? Reflections on 12 tough days

ARSENAL v TOTTENHAM & A reflection of a demanding 12 days Due to a mis-communication, the review is somewhat later than might have been the norm for such an important game like an NDL. But maybe we needed some time … Continue reading

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Gnabry and Zelalem to start, Santi and Theo in middle? Match Preview.

Arsenal vs Spurs Preview: Road to the FA Cup Final Intro: It has only been a few days since our breathtaking last minute surge against Cardiff. Now we face a big test: a North London Derby. In a cup no … Continue reading

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Cardiff review: Arsene’s trust in Bendtner pays off

Arsenal 2 – Cardiff City nil — Never a Doubt… 😆 Having missed the request to write a match preview, I wrote the following hoping that our fearless leader (on holiday in Scotland) might be available for a late post. … Continue reading

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Happy & Prosperous New Year Fellow Gooners: Ten wishes for 2014.

Last year I issued a post with ten wishes for 2013, these were (in no particular order): A top-three finish: both the Chavs and the Northern Oilers are there for the taking and we can finish in the top-three, no … Continue reading

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Newcastle v Arsenal match review + player ratings and MotM

NEWCASTLE v ARSENAL Brief summary: Arsenal started very brightly, and with some very slick one touch passes, they moved the ball about with great authority. But as often happens, very little in the way of clear openings. Krull was a … Continue reading

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