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Season Review: Improved But A Long Way Off

[caption id="attachment_496" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="2011/2012 - Glad its Over"][/caption] It has been a long season filled with ups and downs. Arsenal finished it at third place which is a good result given the sorry state

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Loyalty: Most Players are Not Fans

How often do you get to see the word 'traitor' being thrown around in the summer in football? Too many times. Fans cannot bear to see their favourite players leave the club. Worse still, move

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Arsenal deservedly sinks City’s hopes

In a game billed to be a must win for either side, footballing fans got the fireworks and one of the best and worst displays in football. Arsenal ran out 1-0 winners with over 60%

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Muamba Recovers – More Should Be Done

Excellent excellent news that Fabrice Muamba is on the road to recovery. I am not a very optimistic person and hearing how he did not breathe for almost a full 16 minutes and his heart

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Fabrice

I was shaken up to witness possibly the most awful scene on the football pitch. Fabrice Muamba collapsed around the 41st minute, away from play. If I recall correctly, he was face down before paramedics

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The Milan Game. Paying for inconsistency.

I didn't catch the game. Had an early class today and I felt that 0-4 was insurmountable with the inconsistency of this team. We are really great against Spuds but were completely trodden over at

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His Name is Robin Van Persie

What do you say after watching the Liverpool game. We're shit. 4-3-3 doesn't work for us. Game after game, we can't hold the ball, we get exposed on the flanks because we're too clumped in

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5-2: The Midfield

If you started watching the gunners in the 1990s you will remember the standard 4-4-2 that was played every game. Arsenal tried 4-5-1 when they first played CL and it didn't work well. Post invincibles,

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A Realistic Assessment – The Descent

I seldom write or update this blog. Whenever I do, it's got to be something that I really need to get off my chest. So obviously, it's about Arsenal this time. I picked Arsenal as

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Brazil. So nearly perfect.

I will start off this post by saying that I am one of the converts who prefer solid, consistent and organized football as compared to flashy and near sucidal styles. I think what makes a

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First 2010 Post… In March

Busy busy year. Had no time to update and frankly been squeezed out in every way possible way. It has been an extremely quick moving year and I'll attempt to round up every less sensitive

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Another Bundle of Updates!

Hit the Ground Running [caption id="attachment_260" align="alignnone" width="293" caption="No False Starts"][/caption] Registration is done. Laptop is set (HP ProBook 4310s as decided earlier). So what's left is bidding for my modules and prepping myself to

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Another Transition Incoming

Stalford Stint [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Learnt to use more than just Photoshop!"][/caption] Time really flies. I'm drawing near to the end of my 6 month Stalford stint and it has been helluva interesting journey.

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Round Up – So Bored I Blogged

[caption id="attachment_227" align="aligncenter" width="265" caption="What A Saturday Morning"][/caption] Working in the office on another Saturday morning when most my work is completed. Sleepy as hell, eyes hanging out and needing more rest but nope here

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Not Done Yet – One Centre Back Down

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="275" caption="Thomas Vermaelen - The New Gunner"][/caption] I seldom ever comment about signings but here’s some special mention for new boy Thomas Vermaelen. Honestly speaking I do not watch the Dutch Eredivisie

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Players are Employees, Not Fans

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="275" caption="Kaka - Off to a new company"][/caption] This transfer season looks to be an interesting one with Kaka and C. Ronaldo already going for record fees and AC Milan and Man

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A Fan’s Burden

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="466" caption="Arsenal - Wenger shares more than just his first name with the club"][/caption] I've been an Arsenal supporter for 12 years and must be lying through my teeth to say that

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