Posts Tagged "Arsenal"

The Twohundredpercent Premier League Previews: Arsenal

By on Jul 19, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

This season, we are trying yet another new angle with the Twohundredpercent pre-season previews. Constraints of time mean that we are starting our pre-season previews very early this year, and this means that, in no small part through necessity, we will be trying to approach this from the perspective of the clubs as institutions – last minute transfer gossip...

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Video Special: Six Great FA Cup Finals

By on May 11, 2011 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

It may have escaped your attention, but it is the FA Cup final on Saturday. Manchester City and Stoke City will take the pitch at Wembley on Saturday afternoon, with both clubs looking for their first major trophy since the 1970s. With shameless nostalgia in the back of our minds, then, it’s time to take a look back at six terrific FA Cup finals – unless...

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Carroll, Wilshere And The England Under-21s

By on May 7, 2011 in English League Football, International Football, Latest | 0 comments

Stuart Pearce’s selection of Jack Wilshere and Andy Carroll in the England  squad for the European Under-21 Championships in Denmark this summer and this has, predictably enough, reignited the club versus country debate. Luke Edwards reports. To go, or not to go? That is the question facing Jack Wilshire and Andy Carroll, after Stuart Pearce named the Arsenal...

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After Notts County: England’s Club Owners. Are They Any Good?

By on Apr 20, 2011 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 5 comments

“Are they any good?”  It’s a simple question. And it is in the top one of questions supporters should ask of bidders for football clubs. But, as the BBC’s flagship documentary programme Panorama revealed this week, no-one at Notts County was asking the question while the club was being taken over by ‘Munto Finance.’ Or any question at all for that matter. Not that...

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