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Daily Mail – Don’t let the overwhelmingly positive Arsenal facts get in the way of a negative story!

“Don’t believe the truth”, say Oasis on the front cover of their sixth studio album. Numbers are often thrown out to defend this or that point of view, proving this or that opinion undoubtedly right. If football were an exact science, then I would have stopped watching it since a long time – or never had any interest […]

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