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Chelsea’s team plays in a mirror image of Conte, sadly ours plays in a mirror image of Wenger

. There is nothing more telling than having rival supporters taunt you, by singing songs about wanting your manager to stay. After another visit to Stamford Bridge resulted in yet another defeat, it came as no surprise to hear choruses of “Arsene Wenger, we want you stay” reverberating around the stadium. Sadly, the defeat itself […]

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Positive Potential after Hull?

After Ramsey and Arteta and Cazorla and Coquelin will Oxlade-Chamberlain and Xhaka be Wenger’s next ‘Accidental Pairing’?

Dear angry, depressed, resigned Gooners, I’m back with my weekly column. Inspired by Dave the Master and his brilliant piece on why Arsène Wenger should rotate his left-backs, I also try to find some positives in these gloomy days. The defeat suffered against Chelsea has reminded us that we still have a lot to go […]

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Holding out for a 3

Wenger Clearly has no plan but Mustafi, Holding and Koscielny in a Back Three against Chelsea might be one

I agree with Andrea Rosati from his piece on Wednesday that we are now in a position where Wenger has to make 100% correct tactical decisions beginning with Chelsea. Conte has Chelsea playing to a system, which the team understands, and he has fitted all his square pegs into square holes. The key to his […]

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