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Arsenal finally spend big

Following Arsene Wenger’s declaration that the issue facing Arsenal is only one of quantity in the squad, not quality, I’m pleased to announce my signing for a club record low fee of £204.07. In a statement about the signing, Wenger said “As you know, we have been monitoring every single player in the world 24/7 […]

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Montpellier 1 Arsenal 2

It was a much less assured performance from Arsenal than at the weekend. I suppose they were away and in a fairly hostile stadium, so we can make some allowances for  that. It was quite a strange game, and unusual in that Arsenal only had a little more possession overall than the opposition. Jury’s still […]

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Arsenal 6 Southampton 1

Very enjoyable match today watched in September sunshine courtesy of my shiny new season ticket and understanding wife. Contrary to all the usual pre-season crowing from opposition fans, nonsense from the pundits (Harry Redknapp for England manager and knighthood anyone?), and pessism from the Arsenal boo boys, it looks like we have actually got a […]

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Squeaky bum time

Well, it’s May and its certainly a tense time for both the teams I follow. Given Chelsea’s drubbing by Liverpool tonight, it looks like Arsenal will need to cling on to 3rd place in the Premier League in order to qualify for next season’s Champions League. As we are only one point in front of those Spuds […]

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