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  There was something strangely familiar about Saturday. The build up featured the now customary statement of intent from the Sp*rs party, tabloids suggested desperation within the club, yet ultimately, Arsenal handed out the now annual five goal thrashing to that mob up the...

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Much has been written about Saturday’s draw with Chelsea so I’ll spare you the forensic analysis. The long and the short of it is that it was a pretty dull game and we didn’t play anywhere near our best. Many of the players looked tired and there was an anxiety that was missing in our...

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What a performance, what a win, what an atmosphere. This match had it all – great team selection; great football (from one team); not one, but two pantomime villains; a screamer of a winning goal, and the greatest of all piss taking celebrations. Let’s all do the Poznan! Forget...

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Late to the party on this, I know. Blame the nice weather and the fact that Arsenal have won seven on the bounce and are flying. Another assured performance from a team that is really hitting its stride. We have been given glimpses of what this Arsenal team are capable of throughout this...

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Trying to salvage something from the ruins of the early season has felt like a long drawn out affair so this weekend’s victory over West Brom marked something of a shift. It no longer feels like we are watching a fragile group but one who are now playing with genuine belief. I’d...