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Alexis Wembley FA Cup Semi

Alexis Sanchez is Arsenal’s Wembley Hero and next up Maureen the Pantomime Villain

TBIF – The Weekly Gunners Town Crew Review Friday The 24th April, 2015 Welcome to Thank Bergkamp It’s Friday – where members of the Gunners Town writing team gather to take a look at the Arsenal week that’s just passed. It’s a simple format, really – each week, a smattering of our eclectic scribes will select a HERO, a VILLAIN, a HIGHLIGHT, and […]

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Into the final

No semi is easy – Team changes, impressive Reading and Martin Twatkinson made this one harder…

That was nerve-racking. Much more than any of us would have liked. After the game I rushed for my validol. I know a couple of my friends who rushed to pubs or their secret alcohol stashes to ease the pressure. But we made it into the final and, first and foremost, I want to clear up […]

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Disrespectful Wenger dodges Reading bullet in unnecessarily hairy FA Cup Semi-Final

Arséne made several changes to the team that won at Turf Moor last week. Szczesny for Ospina I understand. I don’t agree with it, but I understand. He likes to have a different cup keeper for some reason so this was no surprise. After that the changes ranged from slightly baffling to downright incomprehensible. We’ll […]

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Arsene Wenger will take charge of his 10th semi-final on Saturday

Arsenal v Reading – FA CUP Semi-Final Preview – If it’s not broke, don’t fix it…

It’s the semifinal of the FA Cup and we take on Reading. I think that, while our opponents should be treated with respect, it’s hard to argue Arsenal are the overwhelming favourites to win this one. The biggest challenge will be to keep the levels of concentration high: “It is going to be their biggest […]

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Wenger’s new tactical unpredictability and balance of selection = BELIEF

Burnley.  We knew what to expect from Burnley. It was always going to be tough, it was always going to be a bit scrappy. Here’s the thing though, this team can win tough, scrappy games. We have robust players like Coquelin, (how good was he yesterday), Alexis and Giroud. Even Özil has more bulk to […]

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When Villains became Heroes – TFIF -The Weekly Gunners Town Crew Review

TFIF – The Weekly Gunners Town Crew Review Friday The 13th March, 2015 Welcome to Thank F**k It’s Friday – where members of the Gunners Town writing team gather to take a look at the Arsenal week that’s just passed. It’s a simple format, really – each week, a smattering of our eclectic scribes will select a HERO, […]

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