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Welbeck Milan 2

The Talented Mr. Welbeck

After seeing Welbeck play well and finish poorly vs. AC Milan, and seeing “The Talented Mr. Ripley” from my film collection, I’ve been musing on the “Talanted Mr. Welbeck”. Is he a bad player? Did Man United sell us a dud? Is “Dat Guy Welbz” ‘not Arsenal quality’? Let’s see, shall we? No, he’s not […]

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Oil and water?

Ozil is to Oil as Alexis is to Water – They did NOT mix for Brilliant Seasons, just Brilliant Moments

Like oil and water, some substances simply do not mix. I feel this was true to an extent in regards to Ozil and Alexis’ respective playing styles over the last 3 ½ seasons. Ozil’s game predicated on team interplay and interconnectedness while Alexis’ game was based on unpredictability and individualism. Let’s get one thing straight, […]

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SuperJack Noooo

Cherries 2 – Gunners 1: Even Super Jack Can’t Stop The Records Tumbling

Bournemouth 2-1 Arsenal Premier League Matchday 22 Vitality Stadium – January 14th, 2018   Bournemouth grabs first ever win over Arsenal More bad news? Seems like it. It doesn’t rain, but it pours, seemingly….. The starting line-up didn’t include Sanchez, amidst the speculation of him joining United (over City no less). Iwobi, despite his recent […]

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