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Day 1: Summer Transfer Window - Arsenal sign Petr Cech.

I see it but I cannot believe it, Arsene
Wenger and Arsenal football club have signed a top goalkeeper in Petr Cech from Chelsea FC. What is even more surprising is that Jose Mourinho allowed this deal to go through. 180 more words


Can Radamel Falcao revive his career at Chelsea?

The summer transfer window is a catalyst for conversations between football fans across the world. With this year’s window barely open, Falcao’s almost certain move to Chelsea is causing a massive division between Blues fans due to numerous reasons. 572 more words


Arsene Wenger and the Price of Loyalty

Mock The Week sometimes does this sketch where Hugh Dennis tells the audience what one of the other guests is really saying whilst pretending to be someone else, like the President of the USA or our Prime Minister. 1,632 more words


In sun and shadow - a narrative for soccer and much else besides...

To this blog’s celebration of Latin American ‘magic realism’, and its search for meaning, must be added ‘Soccer in Sun and Shadow’ – Eduardo Galeano’s reflections on the ‘beautiful game’. 837 more words


The Wenger/Mourinho complex

Every superhero needs a villain. Whether it’s Batman vs Joker or Superman vs Lex Luthor however in football terms, it may sound laughable when used to describe the rivalry between Wenger & Mourinho but it’s not as crazy as you might think. 588 more words


Could Petr Cech win Arsenal the league?

He’s agreed personal terms. The fee has been agreed. The medical has been completed. All that stands in Arsenal’s way of completing the Cech deal is.. 416 more words


Cech’s Revenge and Disagreeing with JT

Not for the first time in my life, I disagree with John Terry. Profoundly. Instinctively. Morally. But I digress; right now I mostly disagree with him about Petr Cech. 1,356 more words