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A point today and we are officially safe from relegation. Does that say how far we’ve fallen or how tight the Premier League is in the placings? Answers on aContinue readingStoke City Preview: Progress to be Made and Orcs to be Relegated
Stoke City 1 – 0 Arsenal I am not going to lose my sht about the second game of the season…I am not going to lose my sht over theContinue readingButland Passes Arsenal Audition As Flops Return To Old Ways
How long does it take to build an oil refinery? No, it’s not a trick question. Find the answer and that’s how long Stan Kroenke and Alisher Usmanov have toContinue readingSTONE COLD FRIDAY: Oiling and Cementing The Arsenal
The Premier League’s unilateral closing of the transfer window won’t make much difference, Arsène thinks. If the whole of Europe does the same, it’s a different ballgame. I suspect weContinue readingAlexis & Mesut Staying, Early Stoke News & Gabi-gone – Why?
Stoke City 1 – 4 Arsenal Some wins are worth more than three points. Any thumping away win injects a spring into your step but at Stoke? As comprehensive asContinue readingStoke Review: Cheating Crouch, Hidden Hand
Stoke City fans repeatedly turn up here and tell me I need to ‘get over’ my dislike of their club. Betraying their age, the root cause is deemed to beContinue readingStoke Preview: Back to the 70s. And 80s, 90s, 00s
Arsenal 3 – 1 Stoke City It was far from a vintage performance but that doesn’t matter. Three points sends us to the top of the Premier League albeit briefly.Continue readingCharity Begins At Home & Mesut Özil Scores With A Header
Stoke City Preview Mark Hughes brings his Stoke City side to the Emirates, ready for another thrashing. I’d never really thought about it before; it’s Stoke, it’s home and forContinue readingStoke City Preview: Clean Kits, First Aid Kits – Get Your Kits Out For The Lads.
Thank God there’s a football match today. The distractions of the last fortnight have been anything but welcome and even though they are part and parcel of the game, theContinue readingStoke Preview: Let’s Start Again
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Whilst the media focussed on whether Wojciech Szczesny’s indiscretion would cost him his place in the starting XI, Arsène has bigger issues to ponder. Remarkably, his defence is relatively straightforwardContinue readingStoke Preview, Old Age Problems & From The Vaults: 1972 – A Year On, Same Result