All posts tagged "Carlos Vela"

  • It’s Not Quite As Bad As It Seems

    While the injury to Robin van Persie was disturbing news this past weekend, let’s try not to go overboard. Posts on message boards and the like have been raging about how our season is over, etc., etc.,...

    • Posted November 17, 2009
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  • “Arsenal’s Biggest Problem: Depth in Attack”

    I have found that listening to most podcasts is not good for my health, especially my blood pressure. With very few exceptions, most notably the Guardian's fantastic Football Weekly, the drivel spewed forth in these little mp3s...

    • Posted October 7, 2009
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  • Bendy’s Trip to the Emirates for the Carling Cup

    For a modest price of only £10 I was able to get a seat 18 rows back, center pitch on the lower tier. As frustrating as prices can be for league and Champion's League games the...

    • Posted September 28, 2009
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  • DiMatteo Pulls A “Hughes”

    Does anyone think Adebayor would have run 5 blocks to taunt 2,000 Arsenal supporters on the street? Hell no, because, if he was lucky, he'd only be spending the next six months in the hospital.

    • Posted September 24, 2009
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  • Vela and Wilshire Shine Again… As Usual

    The most impressive thing about both Vela and Wilshire, and this is how they most differ from Ramsey at the moment, is their remarkable consistency. Wilshere and Vela have impressed almost everytime they have stepped onto the...

    • Posted September 23, 2009
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  • Preview Week Day 4: Carling Cup

    Should we win the competition, its unique timing could both give us the boost of getting some silverware for the season as well as removing the silverware monkey off the club's back should we find ourselves in...

    • Posted August 13, 2009
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  • Preview Week Day 3: Strikers

    The point is that this new formation allows Wenger the most flexibility tactically as well as in his deployment of personnel. And this is a hallmark of Wenger's managerial philosophy. He has never sought to pigeonhole a...

    • Posted August 12, 2009
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  • Arsenal vs Hull City Player Ratings

    Arsenal's "Jekyll and Hyde" season continued last night as they floundered against newly promoted Hull City. Credit must be given to City for playing a fantastic match, but what must be more closely scrutinized is the...

    • Posted September 29, 2008
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  • Reflections on Hull City: Where’s the Desire?

    What was the biggest difference between our teenagers' Carling Cup performance on Tuesday and this first-team league match yesterday? One word... desire.

    • Posted September 28, 2008
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