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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...

View From The North ...

Our unbeaten start to the season came to end on Saturday as we were left to rue mistakes we thought we’d seen the back of. Post-match I couldn’t work out if I was frustrated or strangely reassured. There was obvious frustration that we conceded such soft goals, yet the very fact that they...

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One of the most encouraging aspects of our result on Sunday was that we actually took something away with us. I don’t mean that as if we were lucky and that we should be grateful for anything, rather that we went up there last year and made a lot of the running but ultimately came home with...

Arsenal’s Podolski Deal Nears Completion Mar10

Arsenal’s Podo...

Arsenal were yesterday finalising terms with Cologne over the signing of Lukas Podolski. wearethenorthbank.com understands the two clubs and the player were discussing terms, with the German international striker set to sign ahead of Euro 2012. Arsene Wenger has long been an admirer of...

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November is usually a terrible month for Arsenal. We’ve become used to making promising starts only to stumble when the yellow ball comes out. So far this month, it’s been different. Not only are we in the midst of bucking the usual early winter trend but we’ve also compensated for our...