Tag Archives: Arsenal

Arsenal, Arsenal…

A few quick thoughts before the big Arsenal/Udinese Champions League qualifier this afternoon: I’m really curious to see who Arsene Wenger sends out as his starting XI for this match. I don’t expect wholesale changes, but I’d be extremely surprised … Continue reading

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Rewinds – Vol. IV

– It’s surprising and a little sad that all of the quarterfinal Champions League ties appear to be over after just one leg, save for the United/Chelsea clash.  This has been a wild and wacky year in Europe so I … Continue reading

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EPLiens (top-hat edition)

Where to begin? Let’s start with some wisdom from Spurs’ manager Harry Redknapp, who quite rightly asserts that Chelsea and Arsenal are “handing the title” to one of the worst United sides in recent memory.   Although, it must be said, … Continue reading

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Sometimes you just feel it coming…

I was finishing up my post on Real Madrid during half-time of the Arsenal/Birmingham City Carling Cup final match and I wrote “my sorry, star-crossed Gunners.”  I was mostly referring to their sorry display against Leyton Orient in the FA … Continue reading

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Barsenal!

Even with a cursory glance at our fair site, you should be able to tell that Arsenal and Barca are our favorite teams and without them there probably wouldn’t be a blog.  So today’s fixture has been anticipated more than … Continue reading

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EPLiens Round 26 (Hangover Heartattack edition)

Bitter Monday image from nadamucho.com Well, let’s just get this out of the way…the officiating in the Newcastle v. Arsenal match was more abysmal than Arsenal’s fragility and lack of killer instinct/closing ability.  I’ve heard of “home cooking before,” but … Continue reading

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Rewinds, Round-ups, and Links (FA Cup, EPL Mid-week, Copa del Rey et.al)

Strange days as real life intrudes a little on this writer.  I apologize in advance for the brevity and structure of this post.  Here are some things that I seen, thought and read over the past few days: 1. Barcelona … Continue reading

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