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Back With A Bang

Arsenal responded to defeat in Dortmund with an emphatic 3-0 victory at Villa Park on Saturday, providing both the performance and the result many demanded. I’d spoken of my desire for Cazorla and Oxlade-Chamberlain to get an opportunity from the start, which they did, but in the end the most pleasing return was that of last season’s formation and approach. 861 more words

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Pressing Issues In Defence

It was a night to forget in Dortmund as The Arsenal lost 2-0 to the impressive Germans, and it could have been a whole lot worse, but for a couple of good saves from Szczesny and some poor finishing from the men in yellow. 896 more words

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Fine Margins

Football is a game of fine margins, and never more so than at the highest level, a bracket within which reigning champions Manchester City definitely fall. 950 more words

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In Defence Of Oliver Giroud

(N.B This was written before Oliver Giroud’s injury)

Us Arsenal fans, are spoilt. That’s right, spoilt rotten. For us the beautiful game is not the misnomer that it is for some. 1,058 more words

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Bubble Burst

For the second weekend running The Arsenal drew away from home, this time a 1-1 draw at Leicester City. But while the draw against Everton felt more like a victory this was very much a case of disappointment and two points dropped. 883 more words

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Mental strength and a broken tibia

Goodison Park is never an easy place to go and plenty of teams will visit there this season and come away feeling disappointed. So having been 2-0 down, with only 6 minutes left to play, … 999 more words

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Up and Running

So another Premier League season is underway and for the first time since 2009 we opened proceedings with a victory after an injury time winner from Aaron Ramsey bagged us all three points against Crystal Palace… 845 more words

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