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A month ago, I wrote a post titled Happy Days (https://ateameffort.wordpress.com/2015/01/28/happy-days/) where I concluded that life was ‘looking rosy for Arsenal supporters’. Just over a week later, a narrow defeat to Tottenham Hotspur signalled the end of any lingering title hopes that I might have had. 400 more words

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The Game After The Game: Arsenal take on Everton at Home, Match Preview

When looking at the fixture list this Sunday, most of the attention goes to the game that boasts last season’s main Title challengers, Liverpool and Manchester City. 588 more words

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The Champions League. An Alternative Viewpoint

  1. To be honest, I’m over Wednesday’s result.

    For us, the Champions League is just like life, one big f*ucking disapointment

    With Wengers early teams, we had the players, but somehow we were shit.

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Farewell to Juan Roman Riquelme: Rebel with a pause.

Around nine years ago or so, I was on holiday in Sitges, just outside Barcelona. As is my wont at such times, I was sitting outside a bar with a cold beer whilst the wife had gone off shopping. 1,055 more words

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Prem the Best?

The brushing aside of English clubs competing on the European stage last week quickly spawned a wider discussion about why our teams struggle in Europe. In recent years it’s becoming all too familiar to see English teams crash out prematurely. 288 more words


Weekend Preview 2/28/15

If the Champions and Europa League weren’t enough, there are some great fixtures on tap this weekend that will finish with the first cup final of the season between Chelsea and Tottenham. 506 more words

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