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‘A Toaster Would Be As Useful’: Fans Blame Pretty Much Everyone After Anderlecht Collapse

It’s fair to say that the Arsenal fans weren’t best pleased with Per Mertesacker or Nacho Monreal after the teams 3-3 draw with Anderlecht. #458403316 / gettyimages.com The Spaniard was poor for the Gunners, and his error yesterday meant that Arsenal only took one point from a game where they were leading 3-0 with 30 minutes to go. He’s not ...

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Time Up For This Guy! 3 Things We Learnt About Arsenal vs. Anderlecht

The ball slid comfortably into the soaking net. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain wheeled off in joyous celebration. The Arsenal bench were up-lifted, on their feet, as were the fans. 3-0 up with Anderlecht looking finished, it would surely be three points for the Gunners. Arteta injured but replaced by the war-horse, Flamini. Anderlecht pushed on, Arsenal retreated and stepped back. 3-1. 3-2. ...

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‘Like A New Signing’ This Forward Is The Arsenal Player to Watch vs Anderlecht

With Tuesday approaching and another Champions League tie ahead, Arsenal are hoping for another victory to make it four on the bounce in all competitions. Flourishing finally in the Premier League, Arsenal look to have a new collection of ideas in attack and are looking stable despite their defensive absentees. #458322042 / gettyimages.com Two clean sheets in two, and 5 ...

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Podolski Starts! Arsenal Team News And Predicted Line-Up To Face Anderlecht

The 18 man squad that played against Burnley will be the same for the Anderlecht fixture. Jack Wilshere -who was suspended for the Burnley game- is suffering from illness and won’t be back in time. long-term casualties; David Ospina, Mathieu Debuchy, Laurent Koscielny, Abou Diaby, Mesut Ozïl and Olivier Giroud are all still out injured, so it’s likely Wenger will call on ...

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Champions League Climb, Domestically Average: A Review Of October At Arsenal

Whilst Arsenal hadn’t been at their fluent best, they went in to October unbeaten in the league, sitting in fourth place with 10 points from 6 games. During the month Arsenal scored 10 goals in all competitions, winning both Champions League ties, and only losing once in the league, to probable champions Chelsea. #456583262 / gettyimages.com Arsenal 4-1 Galatasaray – ...

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3 Things We Learnt From Arsenal’s Lucky Win Against Anderlecht

1. Alexis Sanchez is Arsenal’s main man at the moment. #457428776 / gettyimages.com While most of the starting eleven looked void of any sort of confidence or creativity (apart from maybe Kieron Gibbs), Alexis Sanchez was his usual self; self-assured, imaginative and hard-working. The 25-year-old Chilean international has been one of the very few positives Arsenal have had this season. ...

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Match Report: Anderlecht 1-2 Arsenal

#457670884 / gettyimages.com With two minutes to go Arsenal looked completely down and out. After a woeful and completely abject performance for 90 minutes, the Gunners managed to somehow find two goals in the final moments to snatch an unlikely 2-1 victory. Arsenal started in a 4-1-4-1 formation and maintained control throughout the early stages. Less than 3 minutes were on ...

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