Monthly Archives: December 2007

Winning by one of the Ugly Ways? : 4-1 Arsenal at Goodison

  Team lineup: Goalkeeper: Manuel Almunia Defenders: Bacary Sagna; Kolo Toure; William Gallas; Gael Clichy Midfielders: Vassiriki Abou Diaby; Francesc Fabregas; Mathieu Flamini; Alexander Hleb Forwards: Nicklas Bendtner; Eduardo da Silva ========================================================================================================================================= Abject – it was a terrible, painful first-half … Continue reading

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Boxing Day Away Blues

0-0 away at Fratton Park. This place is not really a nice park to visit for the Arsenal and this time is no different. Having the lead usurped by the Man Ure up north is also not a nice Christmas … Continue reading

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Weekend in retrospect 16/12/2007 – 23/12/2007

==North London Derby== That was some London derby. Arse-chums can relate to the Edgar Davids’ unsportsmanlike conduct 2 seasons ago which led to a goal for Spurs; their thrashing 3-0 at the Emirates last season and the earlier 3-1 loss … Continue reading

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Weekend in retrospect: Arsenal 1-0 against Chelski and Cashley Cole

Great to always win against the closest rivals when the team hasn’t done so for just about 4 years. Where Arsene Wenger had a realistic 50-50 chance of victory against Claudio Ranieri’s team of old, Wenger wasn’t able to replicate … Continue reading

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First Away Loss 2-1 ; )

No, I didn’t watch the game. Not at all. Was busy keeping tabs about something to do with my profession.From what I’ve gathered from the Arsenal Mania forums – the usual knee-jerking and reactions were to be found with generous … Continue reading

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Good draw for the Dutch

The groups for Euro 2008 have already been drawn for almost a week now.Group APortugalSwitzerlandTurkeyCzech Republic– Not a very convoluted group. Portugal and Czech to qualify from the group with some degree of authority. Turkey may be the dark horses … Continue reading

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