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Wenger to leave Arsenal

5 months ago / 0 comments

Arsene Wenger has announced he is set to leave Arsenal at the end of this season, the club he has been manager of for nearly 22 years. For many university students who are Arsenal fans, they have known no other manager in their lifetime. He has won three Premier League … Read More

Gunners lack firepower in League Cup Final

7 months ago / 0 comments

Both teams came into this game with not the best run of form. Manchester City’s dreams of becoming the first ever English team to win a quadruple were over having lost to Wigan in the FA Cup on Monday. Arsenal, on the other hand, saw a terrific win over Everton, … Read More

Alexis Sanchez Nears Arsenal Exit

8 months ago / 0 comments

Manchester United are currently firm favourites for Alexis Sanchez’s signature, who looks as if his time at The Emirates is finally coming to an end this month. United are currently in discussions with Arsenal for a £30 million deal with Henrikh Mkhitaryan reportedly going the other way. Sanchez, who has only … Read More

My own (sort of) love letter to Leicester

3 years ago / 0 comments

AS we enter the second month of 2016, the days are getting longer, the weather should apparently be getting warmer and the end of the Premier League is looming closer. Football fans are eagerly waiting to see who will be crowned champion of what has been the most unexpected season … Read More

FA Cup round up – Big guns set for knockout clash

4 years ago / 0 comments

With the winners of these 5th round ties knowing they were only one game away from Wembley, there was a sense of real excitement, drama and tension in the 8 fixtures played over the weekend. The tie of the round was probably the Preston V Manchester United encounter at Deepdale, … Read More

English clubs fail to impress in latest Champions League action

4 years ago / 0 comments

On Tuesday night, Liverpool visited Spain to take on the might of Real Madrid. Despite Brendan Rodgers surprising and alarming fans in equal measure by naming what was definitely not his strongest side for this titanic encounter, the Reds acquitted themselves well, only going down to an excellent Karim Benzema goal … Read More

Mixed week for English teams in Champions League

4 years ago / 0 comments

This was a week of contrasting fortunes for the English representatives in Europe, with 2 wins, a draw and a defeat. MANCHESTER CITY were in action on Tuesday night, hoping to use their visitors Roma as a springboard from which to launch their Champions League campaign after that last-gasp defeat … Read More

Sport | Wembley glory in sight for FA Cup underdogs

4 years ago / 0 comments

The 2014 finalists of the oldest football competition in the world will be decided this weekend as Wembley plays host to two mouth-watering semi-finals. Drama produced at every stage of this year’s tournament has conjured up an exciting, albeit unusual line-up of teams that have made it to the last … Read More

Sport | Comment – Sin bins to replace red cards in football?

5 years ago / 0 comments

This week saw the return of the Champions league with much anticipated games as Manchester City and Arsenal hosted Barcelona and Bayern Munich, arguably the two best teams in the world. Both games were set to be fascinating encounters – could City’s attacking prowess overcome Barca’s strangling grip of possession? Could Arsenal conquer … Read More

Sport | Champions League – City and Arsenal see red

5 years ago / 0 comments

England’s teams made a disastrous start to the knockout phase of the Champions League as the first round of last 16 games were contested this week. Both Manchester City and Arsenal face mountains to climb at the Nou Camp and Allianz Arena should their quests for European silverware continue into … Read More