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5 weekend stories from European soccer

Here are 5 stories from European soccer this weekend: Arsenal: At the Summit of the Premier League Teeming with confidence, Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal put forth perhaps their most convincing display yet against Chelsea. The scoreline won’t reflect the dominance but Arsenal’s 1-0 victory at Stamford Bridge feels like a harbinger of things to come. Gabriel […]

Barcelona

/ 97 days ago

Chelsea brings Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang back to London

To quell any striker issues, Chelsea splashed $14 million to Barcelona for the services of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Included in the deal is Marcos Alonso, who goes the opposite direction. The Gabon international is signing a two-year contract at Stamford Bridge. Barcelona only acquired Aubameyang in the January 2022 transfer window on a free from Arsenal. […]
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Barcelona

/ 226 days ago

Barcelona's resurgence under Xavi still strong despite struggles

Barcelona's resurgence under Xavi seemed to reach a head in early April. Barcelona defeated second-place Sevilla courtesy of a magnificent Pedri strike in the 72nd minute. The squad trotted around the field applauding fans. At the time, Barcelona shot itself into second in the LaLiga table, a far cry from where it was just six […]
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Arsenal

/ 307 days ago

Arsenal gamble again in the transfer market

In the summer of 2021, Arsenal took a gamble in the transfer market by bringing in a wildly young crop of players. Ben White, Takehiro Tomiyasu, Aaron Ramsdale and Martin Ødegaard looked like a project for years down the road. However, that Arsenal gamble in the summer transfer window is paying off. The four aforementioned […]
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Arsenal

/ 335 days ago

How Arsenal actually improve without Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang last featured for Arsenal a month ago. Now, it seems he may never play for the Gunners again. The 32-year-old star striker began his time in north London as one of the club’s top players. Aubameyang arrived at the Emirates widely regarded as one of the best number nines in the world. The […]
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Arsenal

/ 352 days ago

Arsenal's youth project continues to produce results

Arsenal's youth project dominated headlines to start the season. An expensive, but young, batch of transfer acquisitions provided the Gunners the youngest squad in the Premier League. Mikel Arteta had the options at his disposal for natural development of players. The question remained as to how well they would fit in with the squad. Once […]