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Happy Endings & New Beginnings

So, in the end we limped to 3rd in season 2011-12, by the skin of our teeth. Having been 17th after 3 games and, more worryingly, 15th after the away game at White Hart Lane: truly a great escape. 3rd is … Continue reading

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What’s It All About, Aaron?

The haters have certainly been out in force since a few minutes into the Wigan game. I’ve covered the Theo Walcott situation in the previous post here. The other subject of derision is another, even younger player, who is the … Continue reading

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We Need To Talk About Theo

Again, I’m choosing to write a piece about a player who generates fierce debate in Block 1, right behind Arsėne Wenger’s seat on the Arsenal bench. It seems to me that Theo Walcott is the Arsenal equivalent of Marmite, polarising … Continue reading

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David “Rocky” Rocastle

Obviously, this blog hadn’t been created around the time of the tenth anniversary of David Rocastle’s death last year. I daresay all the below has been covered before elsewhere, but I just wanted to put together a brief tribute as … Continue reading

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Tomáš Rosický: The Resurrection

For as long as I can remember, I’ve never been at all religious. My atheism was cemented by being singled out by the head master in secondary school assembly for being unable to hide my disdain during the “burning bush” … Continue reading

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Gazidis on Financial Results – transcript

This is a transcript of the interview with Ivan Gazidis following the announcement of Arsenal’s half year results on 27/02/2012. The video is available free to all fans on Arsenal.com – see the link to the Arsenal Player at the … Continue reading

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Why Always Us, #Arsenal?

This is not a sublime Dennis Bergkamp pass, stroked into the path of a cantering Thierry Henry, who opens up his body, leans left and in one movement, curls it around the keeper into the far corner.  Nor is it … Continue reading

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