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After the painful transfer tittle tattle and even more painful lack of transfer action, it was finally time for some football, although come 4.45pm most Gooners were left even more angry and frustrated. Despite the lack of incomings, Arsenal entered this season as one of a handful of clubs...

This Arsenal Need To...

  There are many trendy Arsenal frustrations at the moment and for most it is our reluctance to strengthen the squad during the current transfer window. The silence from our American owner, perceived as him not giving a shit about the fans and rinsing the club for a return on his...

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We’re back! Alright, maybe it’s a bit soon to get carried away but, given all the recent doom and gloom, I’ll take what I can get. It may have been a particularly accommodating Reading side that we put to the sword but it was still a relief to win with a modicum of control. The main...

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The benefit of writing these things on a Monday is that you get to approach the game with a clear head. On Saturday evening I was deflated, it felt like we’d been beaten. Come Monday morning and reflecting on an away draw that topped off a week in which we beat our hated rivals and...

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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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It can be a very peculiar business, supporting a Football team. As a neutral you generally want goals, slick passages of play, penalty kicks – missed or otherwise. When you’re watching your team, when the result really matters, I suspect most of us would trade a chunk of that action...