Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby BlueinBosnia » Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:55 pm

johnny crossan wrote:Are you familiar with the concept of a 'squad' at all?

Yes, which is why I asked whether people know how fit Mendy is: Is he more likely to start than another member of the said 'squad'?
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby nottsblue » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:19 pm

Take any old win on Sunday. Almost as tough a first fixture as you can get. I know we battered them there last s a son but historically Arsenal away hasn’t been our happiest hunting ground. With a number of our boys not having had a single minute of game time so far as well, I for one would take a win any old how
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Hutch's Shoulder » Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:27 pm

Time to give Stanley Kroenke a proper welcome to PL Club ownership by thrashing his boys.
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Nigels Tackle » Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:39 pm

Hutch's Shoulder wrote:Time to give Stanley Kroenke a proper welcome to PL Club ownership by thrashing his boys.


the arsenal fans will be too busy protesting to notice. the news really has gone down like a shit sandwich.
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Outcast » Wed Aug 08, 2018 12:37 am

Emery has never beaten Pep in all previous encounters, I dont see us losing this one, any kind of win will do, I'll take a draw at worst case scenario
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby CTID Hants » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:19 am

Nigels Tackle wrote:
Hutch's Shoulder wrote:Time to give Stanley Kroenke a proper welcome to PL Club ownership by thrashing his boys.


the arsenal fans will be too busy protesting to notice. the news really has gone down like a shit sandwich.


It's the complete reverse of what they've wanted for a very long time, Usmanov gave them false hope 18months back in trying to buy Kroenke out.

I'm expecting near riots come Sunday..... Wondering if Usmanov has deliberately chosen this week to unhinge the Gooners as their "starts"

I don't know the full history is Usmanov's interest only in the arse or just in owning a PL team, or purely a business commodity full stop?
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby sheblue » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:02 am

Outcast wrote:Emery has never beaten Pep in all previous encounters, I dont see us losing this one, any kind of win will do, I'll take a draw at worst case scenario


Many seem to be very confident even a big winning margin win is popular belief. I cant see us loosing it too easily. But first games can be strange affairs, and any win will be gladly welcomed.
Just cant wait to get the season started again, I have missed real quality watching that world cup muck.
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby johnny crossan » Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:06 pm

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my prediction 2-1 to City
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Douglas Higginbottom » Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:07 pm

johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City



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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Nigels Tackle » Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:24 pm

johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City


is that city64???
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby carl_feedthegoat » Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:47 pm

Nigels Tackle wrote:
johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City


is that city64???


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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Nigels Tackle » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:05 pm

carl_feedthegoat wrote:
Nigels Tackle wrote:
johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City


is that city64???


pmsl

On a side note ; those vino bottles look very Benidormish?


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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Cocacolajojo » Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:09 pm



Didn't know where else to put this and I know phips love this type of chaos
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby littlebig » Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:13 pm

Think we'll smash these, I'd say they're shitting it
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby City64 » Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:39 pm

carl_feedthegoat wrote:
Nigels Tackle wrote:
johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City


is that city64???


pmsl

On a side note ; those vino bottles look very Benidormish?

Guy in pic is a lot slimmer and has more hair than Carl I been told .
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby carl_feedthegoat » Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:47 pm

City64 wrote:
carl_feedthegoat wrote:
Nigels Tackle wrote:
johnny crossan wrote:Image

my prediction 2-1 to City


is that city64???


pmsl

On a side note ; those vino bottles look very Benidormish?

Guy in pic is a lot slimmer and has more hair than Carl I been told .


Fake news.
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby johnny crossan » Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:47 pm

sheblue wrote:
littlebig wrote:I’d leave Foden in if I was Pep. Keep him playing while he’s in good form, get some minutes under his belt and let the other lads ease back in.


It would surprise me if he started. He will be on the bench. Stick 4 in before half time and bring him on 2nd half ;)

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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby johnny crossan » Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:49 am

---------Ederson
Walker--Stones--Laporte---Mendy
----------Fernandinho
Mahrez--Gundogan--Bernardo--Sane
------------Aguero

Bench:Bravo, Otamendi, Kompany, De Bruyne, Foden, Sterling, Jesus
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby Mase » Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:08 am

Pep has said that Sterling and KDB came back on Monday in great condition so they've both got to start.
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Re: Arsenal - Pre Match Thread

Postby carl_feedthegoat » Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:20 am

Why didnt we play today FFS !!....Another fuckign day waiting.

Selfish cunts.
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