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Crossroads Again

With Arsenal at a Crossroads now as they were in 1995 – Which is the Right Road for the Future?

1995 and today…..some key parallels. 1995 was the last truly “bad” year for Arsenal. Things weren’t good. Maybe it’s being spoilt by Wenger, I don’t know. But good or bad are relative terms. Compared to pre-Graham even, it was in some ways our worst season since the mid-1970s. Namely: We finished 12th place Bar Seaman, […]

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Don’t blame Le Prof; Negotiation limitations shouldn’t detract Arsene Wenger’s legacy as manager of Arsenal

You Guest It At the time of writing Arsenal have had a somewhat hit and miss few months. Much of the deadwood that hamstringed the clubs less than stellar wage structure has since departed and many of the younger players are showing hunger and potential, albeit during preseason. Aaron Ramsey is continuing to blossom in a deeper […]

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Why Arsenal may need Wayne Rooney and David Dein

What’s The Score?! Welcome to another week of “What’s the score?!” Firstly, thank you for all the generous comments and retweets on last week’s column. It is certainly appreciated. The Rumour wheels keep on turning… With constant reports of who Arsenal are going to buy in the forthcoming transfer window, Twitter again has been awash with plenty […]

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