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Why Tottenham are going to catch Chelsea

“We won the league at White Hart Lane” (I know the Arsenal faithful don’t actually say ‘White’ Hart Lane but this is a serious news outlet so I’ll keep it PG) It’s the North London derby this weekend, so no doubt you’re going to hear that old number echoing around the city, but things have […]

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Arsenal Squad – Keep or Sell?

Arsenal – Keep or Sell? Rumours have been coming out of the Emirates in the past few days that Arsene Wenger is set to stay on as Arsenal manager. There are also rumours of a mass exodus at Arsenal, lots of players going and approximately £200 million to be spent. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Mesut Ozil, Jack […]

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How Did Arsenal Players Fare Over the International Break?

How Arsenal Players Fared on International Duty. Petr Cech: Despite retiring from International football in the summer following the Czech Republic’s disappointing Euro 2016, Petr Cech was honoured with the Czech player of the year last week. He hasn’t been anywhere close to his best this year, however, in my opinion, the award is still […]

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Adieu Le Professeur

In 1996 Arsenal Football Club announced the arrival of a new manager from the Japanese League. He would go on to revolutionise English football, both on and off the pitch, in ways that no manager had done. His name of course was Arsene Wenger. However after 20 years of management and the dwindling memories of […]

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Ozil set for an Arsenal departure?

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has insisted that his future at the club does NOT depend on the future of manager Arsene Wenger. The German World Cup winner has just over 12 months left on his current deal and is yet to decide on a new contract. Now however, the German has come out and said his […]

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Wenger out! But who comes in?

Arsenal are one of the most successful teams in the history of English football, boasting an impressive thirteen league titles, a dozen FA Cups and two League Cups, to name just a few. Arsenal have had the same manager since 1996 – Arsene Wenger – who is currently the longest serving manager in English football. […]

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Have Arsenal strengthened too late?

Last summer, Arsenal made five signings totalling a combined fee of £96 million (figures from transfermarket.com) and whilst two of them, Rob Holding and Takuma Asano, are players for Arsenal’s future, the remaining three have been welcome additions that will certainly strengthen the spine of the team. Granit Xhaka has been a clear upgrade on […]

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London’s Summer Transfers

Arsenal In: Granit Xhaka Out: Mikel Arteta, Tomas Rosicky Granit Xhaka is the Premier League’s most expensive summer signing so far (Reported to be around £35 million) Both Arteta and Rosicky have already left Arsenal this summer at the end of their contracts, having become fan favourites in their time at the Emirates. Although sad […]