If Celtic fans want to tell me once again that they won’t miss Kieran Tierney, I’ll be here all day. I double-checked the line-ups when I saw the result, justContinue readingTransfer Gossip: Famous Five Head For Exit?
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I’m sorry Chuck and Flavour, I want to believe the hype. You get sucked into the maelstrom surrounding every new signing, despite knowing that football’s history is littered with playersContinue readingPepe Move Edges Closer As Mustafi & Kos Head For The Hills
Any cod psychologists can leave the room or may well want to. Social media was awash with claims and counter-claims over Mesut Özil’s absence, fuelling and fuelled by stories in today’sContinue readingOn Midfielders and Defending: Gaps Need To Be Filled
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It must be October because the injury gremlins are here. The month when national teams borrow players and return them crocked for Arsenal. The time when we start trying everythingContinue readingSTONE COLD FRIDAY: Give Me October, I’ll Give You The Gremlins
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There’s a plan, isn’t there? We’re just little people and don’t grasp the complexities. Arsène is the Mayan chief, talking us through the wonders of the universe and explaining howContinue readingOx and Mustafi Out The Door, Sanchez To Follow – So, Arsène, What’s The Plan?
They say that to win a league championship you have to keep your best players fit for the majority of the season. After losing 2-1 to Everton and Sunday’s defeat atContinue readingMustafi Key to Arsenal’s Run of Form
It’s a bit like Christmas Day really. You get the shiny new toy but then realise you’ve got the wrong size batteries and with it being the season to beContinue readingJack Flak As Transfer Talk Continues Unabated