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Tag Archives: Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger’s Political Brilliance and Hubris Were on Full Display Again This Week

Posted on by Nels Johnson
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Arsene Wenger reminded Gooners again this week why he a man made up of equal parts sheer brilliance, and total daftness. Being an Arsenal fan this season has once again reminded fans that they are involved in an abusive relationship … Continue reading

Premier League Tactics Corner; Analyzing West Brom’s Lack of Pressing

Posted on by Alex Fairchild
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When a smaller club plays a bigger club, it isn’t rare to see the smaller club play outstanding soccer for about 10 minutes before being beaten back by the better side. This was the case when Arsenal played West Bromwich … Continue reading

Premier League Tactics Corner; Analyzing Louis van Gaal’s Use of Pressing Tactics

Posted on by Alex Fairchild
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When talking about tactics, it’s easy to get caught up in the hype over a formation and entirely ignore the system. There is a lot more thought put into the intricacies of how a team functions on a pitch than … Continue reading

Arsenal Has Dilemma With The Wenger And Klopp Situation

Posted on by Chris Moore
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At 65 years of age, Arsenal manger Arsene Wenger is most likely nearing the end of an outstanding career as a soccer manager.  Since going from a relatively little-known manager to being appointed as Arsenal’s leader in 1996, Wenger has … Continue reading

2 Main Issues That Arsenal Need To Address

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Despite dominating both possession and shots, Arsenal fell to defeat at the hands of Manchester United on Saturday at The Emirates.  The 2-1 loss not only saw the Gunners drop down to eighth in the Premier League standings, but it … Continue reading

Arsenal Midfielder Jack Wilshere Silencing His Critics With Outstanding Play

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Arsenal and England midfielder Jack Wilshere always seems to find himself in the spotlight. The previous teenage soccer prodigy became Arsenal’s youngest ever player to feature for the storied club at just 16 years of age. Two seasons later, Wilshere’s … Continue reading

Arsenal Target Clément Grenier An Intriguing Proposition

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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With the January transfer window edging closer and closer, clubs are no doubt making preparations to ensure that they land their targets with a minimum amount of fuss. One such club is Arsenal who has been experiencing an indifferent season … Continue reading

Underrated Rosicky “Not Sure What’s Going On” With Playing Time at Arsenal

Posted on by Chris Moore

Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky spoke to the Czech Republic press on Tuesday about his frustrations over a lack of playing time this season. The 34-year-old admitted that while he is currently on good terms with manager Arsene Wenger, he is … Continue reading

Arsenal Set to Offer Theo Walcott New Contract Extension

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Gunners manager Arsene Wenger spoke to the media on Tuesday about possible talks with Theo Walcott over a contract extension. The French manager stated, “We are starting to sit down with him. I think he has one and a half … Continue reading

Yes, Walcott is Returning But Don’t Forget About Gnabry

Posted on by Chris Moore
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With most of the attention focused on Theo Walcott’s anticipated return from lengthy injury, Serge Gnabry’s own comeback from injury has managed to fly under the radar. The 19-year-old German youth international has not featured for Arsenal since last season’s … Continue reading

Arsenal Receive A Welcome Boost With Theo Walcott Returning To Training

Posted on by Jord Willis
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Positive injury news for Arsenal as Theo Walcott returns to training Arsenal and England winger Theo Walcott has returned to training at Arsenal’s London Colney training ground this week. Walcott, 25, has been out of action since sustaining an injury … Continue reading

6 Players That Arsenal Should Pursue In The January Transfer Window

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Although Arsene Wenger and the Arsenal brass had a successful summer transfer period (including signing Alexis Sanchez, Mathieu Debuchy, Calum Chambers, David Ospina, and Danny Welbeck), there appears to still be unfinished business with incoming transfers. While Arsenal won’t secure … Continue reading

Arsenal’s Lack Of A True Midfield Enforcer Derailing Title Bid

Posted on by Miguel Manning
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Rewind to May 17th 2014. Arsenal have just ended their nine-year wait for a trophy and everyone around the club is elated. This coupled with a 17th consecutive top 4 finish signified a great season for Arsenal Football Club. This … Continue reading

Chelsea vs. Arsenal Preview: Heavyweights Clash in London Derby

Posted on by Jacob Dorman
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This Sunday will provide us with a rare phenomenon: A Premier League match in which the two biggest names will be on the sidelines, as Arsene Wenger and Arsenal prepare to make the trip to Stamford Bridge where Jose Mourinho … Continue reading

Arsenal vs Galatasaray Player Ratings

Posted on by Anne Robotham
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Having spent 18 years in charge of Arsenal, Arsene Wenger is still incredibly reluctant to dwell on past successes. Yet, as an avid student of the game, he would have also been keenly aware of a few key statistics ahead … Continue reading

Underrated Olivier Giroud Deserves His Arsenal Contract Extension

Posted on by Chris Moore
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Injured Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud will soon be rewarded with a two-year contract extension with the Gunners. Manager Arsene Wenger announced during his Tuesday press conference that the deal will be ironed out and completed shortly. The new contract will … Continue reading

Analyzing How Arsenal Will Suffer When Trying To Overcome Injury Worries

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Arsenal face a serious crisis after losing two of their senior players in Aaron Ramsey and Mikel Arteta to various injuries against Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend. The duo join a casualty list that already features Nacho Monreal, Olivier Giroud, … Continue reading

Predicted Lineups – Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspur

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter
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Derbies are brutal. This isn’t breaking news, but derbies are games that are woefully brutal on the supporters leading up to the match, and the games rarely live up to the pre-match hype. It’s not a stretch to say that … Continue reading