1. Arsenal and Villa Share Spoils As the 'Verminator' Is Crocked

    One down and three of the crunch games to go. Last night, I was apprehensive just before kickoff, but my nerves were calmed down by Almunia’s masterful save of Agbonlahor’s shot in the first few minutes...

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  2. Arsenal Embark on 'Fixtures of Death' at Villa Park

    When this fixture was played last season, the thrill and excitement of the game provided quality Boxing Day entertainment. The only heartbreak is that Arsenal didn’t leave Villa Park with all three points...

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  3. Three Minutes of Madness Give Arsenal Options with Alex Song

    I had only just popped out of the living room to get a second helping of the finger-licking chicken my wife had made for dinner...

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  4. Arsene Wenger's Gamble Stokes Arsenal Out of the FA Cup

    The morning after any defeat is a strange one. For many Arsenal supporters, it’s probably the headlines and the recycled TV footage of the said defeat that can make them lose the will to live...

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  5. Media Hypocrisy: As Stoke Threaten to Bully And Kick Arsenal

    After the furor over the William Gallas affair, it was timely that Arsene Wenger reminded the very media that revels in peddling sensationalism, that they’re as two faced and biased as they come...

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  6. The William Gallas Affair: Media Obsession With Witch Hunts

    It nearly sounds like a Hollywood movie title—The William Gallas Affair . Maybe not quite the ring to say, The Thomas Crown Affair , but it gives it that mystique...

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  7. Arsenal 'Smash and Grab' Their Way to Top of the Pile

    RECIPE FOR A BLOCKBUSTER ENCOUNTER 2 oz defiance against bullying 5 oz guile, belief and never die spirit 3 oz quintessential grit and steel (local variety) 2 tbl spoonful of drama ...

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  8. Profile: Arsenal's Unsung Song

    In this instalment of the player profile series on Stone Cold Arsenal , the spotlight falls on one of Arsenal’s unsung heroes—the young defensive midfielder...

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  9. Arsenal Battle Bolton Brawlers for Chance To Correct League Table

    It seems like it was just the other day that a bunch of thugs masquerading as footballers tried to ambush the Arsenal team...

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  10. Watch the Grave Digging Pundits Squirm About Arsenal's Title Challenge

    If there’s one thing the football punditry establishment is good at, it’s the ability to constantly show breath-taking incompetence when it comes to learning lessons on humility and reasoned arguments...

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  11. Arsenal Outgun Old King Coyle's Bolton

    First blood to Arsenal. When you bring together Arsenal’s brand of scintillating football and Bolton’s brand of unsavoury hoofball , it’s never easy to predict what’s going to cut on the pitch...

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  12. Arsenal Look To Gun Down Any 'New Manager Syndrom' Itch That Bolton Have

    Last season, the story of this fixture was the revelation that journalists do indeed have despicable habits like trawling through the garbage left by Arsenal players in their hotel rooms in Manchester...

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  13. Profile: Vassiriki Abou Diaby

    In the next instalment of the player profile series on Stone Cold Arsenal, the spotlight falls on one of Arsenal’s most promising superstars – our midfield powerhouse...

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