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15 Jul 2021 17:59:07
Hoping these Tammy Abraham rumours aren't true. If he can't secure a spot as a forward at the current Chelsea, I'm not sure he's good enough. They haven't exactly got a prolific goal scorer.

{Ed002's Note - Tammy Abraham (S) Was asked to sign a contract extension but is being a bit of a prima donna and a bitch which the club won't tolerate so the club will let him leave in the summer. Potential option for Wolves and Aston Villa but both have preferred options. West Ham have a huge list of potential striker options and have repeatedly failed to resolve their issue - they may come in to play. Borussia Dortmund asked Chelsea about his availability but it seems unlikely even though they have missed out on their preferred option. Newcastle, Arsenal and Milan may provide a wildcard options but Milan has preferred targets. Is being offered around.}


1.) 16 Jul 2021 03:40:42
Rsharpe, as a Chelsea supporter I do think he’s been underused. He’s certainly not the finished article, but he does score goals (even if it takes 3-4 chances) he was our top scorer this year after a pretty decent last year and a great year in the championship.


2.) 16 Jul 2021 00:16:41
Reminds me a little of Welbeck. What do you think his level is Ed? Mid-table-ish?

{Ed002's Note - Ideal for Arsenal then.}


3.) 16 Jul 2021 11:44:41
Behave Ed we're currently joint top!


 

 

20 Dec 2018 22:38:51
I'm not trying to put a downer on things but after 17 games:

2018/19 - 34 points
2017/18 - 30 ponts
2016/17 - 34 points
2015/16 - 37 points

We're there or therabouts where we've been for the previous 4 seasons. No better and no worse really.


1.) 21 Dec 2018 04:23:06
At least we are on an upward trend from last year.


2.) 21 Dec 2018 09:30:16
I'm not sure that's how trends work Steve 😂

At this point, I'm not saying change wasn't needed. I'm not denying the fact that some players appear to be putting in a slightly harder shift. I'm simply saying that the change in manager hasn't yet changed our points tally, which is what matters at the end of a season.


3.) 21 Dec 2018 09:50:49
We have stopped the downward trend that's for sure
37
34
30
What would it be this season without change 28?

This is the toughest premier league top 4 battle I can ever remember, long gone are the days where United Chelsea Arsenal were sinply formalities and the only question was who would join them.
Our problem was we became subconsciously top 4 content and happy as we were which allowed others to catch then overtake and leave us behind.


4.) 21 Dec 2018 16:54:49
i don't think as fans we were subconsiouly content with top 4, medeocraty has been drummed in to us! its only the last couple years where we would really appreciate a top 4 finish as an achievement. Before that we always thought we had a chance of winning at the start of the season. it was only a few seasons ago we were having debates about whether we could win the league with giroud as our main striker, not just make top 4, top 4 was a given and since we've had sanchez and now lacca and auba all much better strikers in a goal scoring sence, but ironically our teams and points gained have declined.


5.) 21 Dec 2018 18:09:08
Eden, we are scoring as many as Liverpool but letting in as many as the teams in the relegation zone. Tells you where we are struggling.


6.) 21 Dec 2018 18:35:58
Scrapping the bottom of the barrel there g62 by referring to that as a "trend". The reality is we're a couple of games better AND worse off than we have been in the previous 3 seasons.

I concede that we need 2 or 3 seasons to evaluate how much better off we are under current management. I'm not rushing to judgement either way, because on the face of things, we're exactly where we have been (on average) .


7.) 21 Dec 2018 19:44:24
What is a trend Sharpie?
A pattern on a grath that is either consistently stagnant upward or downward.
It's way to early for Arsenal under Dick to establish any sort of real trend of its own.
But the figure you provided from before Dick arrived unquestionably show a year on year downward trend.
37 34 30 speaks for itself, we were going nowhere at best and backwards at worst
Let's look again in May because then we can make a better comparison between Dicks first full season and Arsenes 20th 21st and 22nd seasons.


8.) 21 Dec 2018 20:09:06
You've answered your own question mate: "It's way to early for Arsenal under Dick to establish any sort of real trend of its own. " So while I am fully aware of what a trend is, I wouldn't be calling that a trend.

I wasn't the one that brought trend into the conversation. I am simply stating that we are no better or no worse off than we have been in the previous 3 seasons.

I see people on this site, prior to our last 2 defeats, lauding Emery for bringing the best out of the players. After the aforementioned two defeats it's all, "it's because he's having to play Wenger's dregs". I'm just adding a little perspective.


9.) 21 Dec 2018 21:01:00
And it's very fair prospective too mate but it's almost impossible to compare 4 months work next to 22 years fairly, I've always said in 3 years we will all know own if Dick is capable of getting us back to where we would like to be.
It's only his fantastically positive start that has sent pulses racing and excitement levels through the roof again.


10.) 22 Dec 2018 17:30:53
Well he isn't working with George Grahams dreggs. He has been in the job 4 month and you can't compare it to someone who had built his team for years and couldn't in the end muster a performance against top four teams, arguably Dick is doing that after 4 months, with wengers dreggs.


11.) 23 Dec 2018 04:27:21
Steve, be pedantic if you must mate, but don't expect any rational person to buy the drivel you're selling.

When it suits, "Emery is getting the best out of the players. He's amazing""

Lose a couple of games and it's back to, "Oh, it's because he's playing with Wenger's dregs. "

Maybe it's just me, but I find this highly hypocritical and disrespectful of a manager that served our club for over two decades. At some point even you have to stop blaming him for the performances of this team.


12.) 23 Dec 2018 14:55:37
Some sing we've got our Arsenal back
While others feel their Arsenal stopped existing last May.

We have always been Arsenal football club but for a while there we seemed to morth into Arsene football club and there were quite a lot of people who liked it that way and are now struggling to identify with an Arsenal that doesn't involve Arsene as their club anymore.
just as some people lost all interest in Arsenal and football completely because of Arsene remaining in charge some have and will drift away because he's no longer on charge.
Some wounds take time to fully heal and although the Arsene in out war is over its going to take time for grudges to be forgotten both ways.


13.) 23 Dec 2018 17:08:12
Sharpe, i'm not hypocritical or disrespectful, i say it as i see it. Dick is working with and trying too correct the obvious wrongs that every man and his dog could see was wrong with the players and the way we played under wenger, that's pretty much fact. Until we get rid of the wenger lagacy we won't see the full Unai Emery team. It still has wenger influences in it good and bad.


14.) 23 Dec 2018 18:15:11
Also Sharpe, i'm not sure i'm selling anything, just having an opinion. Some may disagree with me and that's fine. No that's life.


 

 

11 Aug 2015 09:26:32
This doesn't look good for our Benz push. Not entirely sure who This Jeinny lass is except what it says on her twitter profile:

https://twitter.com/Jeinnylizarazo

{Ed001's Note - was there something other than pictures to see there???? Damn was I meant to read something?}


1.) 11 Aug 2015 12:22:23
I just can't see it happening. Benzema is at Real Madrid who have a high chance of La Liga title and no doubt minimum of a semi final in the Champions League. He also has his France spot to hold down and playing at Real Madrid he will get his chance even though people chirp up that Rafa will play Bale or Ronaldo as the out and out striker leaving Benzema out, can't see that if Benzema plays and plays well he`ll keep his spot surely? Now if he decides to sign for Arsenal his situation changes he now has to adapt to the EPL and all the pressure to perform instantly to win over the Gooners and to hold down a France strikers spot for Euros2016. Of the two choices staying at Real looks more comfortably but hey what do I know.....money may talk but can anyone see Wenger lumping it on Benzema or another top top striker like Lewandowski, Higuain or Llorente? Arsene pays what he feels the price the player is worth and i'm sorry todays market is still on the rise for quality. Keep the faith Gooners we could still have Lord Bedtner or Sanogo within the squad. COYG


2.) 11 Aug 2015 12:26:06
LOL Ed001 - Okay, I'll admit I spent a bit of the afternoon looking at "pictures" ... but then the wife came home and I was forced to read ....

{Ed001's Note - I never even noticed the writing.}


3.) 11 Aug 2015 12:33:07
Sooo I did not get to the reading part on her Twitter , fantastic photos but...


4.) 11 Aug 2015 14:53:04
I'm in love


5.) 11 Aug 2015 14:34:51
Ed001 ... didn't you JUST get married? tut tut

{Ed001's Note - not yet mate, just got engaged, so it is ok. Well so long as the missus never finds out anyway ;o)


6.) 11 Aug 2015 16:23:12
Ed001, I'm sure Ed002 will tell her. Women tend to stick together when it comes to wandering eyes. Anywho ... never really expected this post to become a Jeinny lovefest. It was honestly posted for the editorial.

Think I'll go have another "read" now ... you know, just in case I missed anything on the first go.

{Ed001's Note - luckily Ed002 is away on holibobs at the moment....}


7.) 11 Aug 2015 17:31:21
They all look like that after 12 pints but a word of warning don't do a sleep over. One way by night and completely and totally unrecognisable way by day.


8.) 11 Aug 2015 23:20:19
i love how twitter works and all these closet ITK;s who come out with their deadline ultimatums and unlimited medicals.

i do use twitter but for the sake of sanity mostly for banter and less for transfer.

but i did see some italian journalist tweet being retweetd.

not a direct quote but something like this.

tweet 1 : benzema to sign on sunday or monday

tweet 2 : benzema in london for medical

tweet 3 : benzema deal agreed ( one week after he was to sign)

tweet 4 : been told that man city and bayern want benzema

tweet 5 : benzema wants arsenal and will have talks with guardiola and wenger

tweet 6 : wenger has spoken to benzema and its up to arsenal to pay

well you get the drift.

what i'm wondering is how does he know soo quickly what wenger and benzema discussed? does wenger tweet secretly?

maybe wengers handle is notarsenewenger? and benzema is notbenzema?

its just a shame to see soo many headless chickens being directed to the slaughter house.


9.) 12 Aug 2015 00:45:08
Ha ha g62 like always say I have never gone to bed with an ugly woman but Jesus I have woken up with a fair few.


 

 

 

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21 Nov 2021 16:53:36
You know what, I think Stevie G is going to be one of those managers that people talk about long after he's gone. I have a guy feeling about this.

{Ed014's Note - what’s a guy feeling, do you have the hots for him? ?‍♂️??


1.) 21 Nov 2021 17:11:22
? ? ? ? ?.


2.) 21 Nov 2021 18:31:31
Effing fat fingers! Gut feeling everyone! Jeez, at least 5 Eds emailed me asking for my number.


 

 

30 Oct 2021 19:48:39
Has anyone done a welfare check on the raver?

{Ed014's Note - doesn’t get much better the Spuds lose and Ole’s still at the wheel of his bud with 4 flat tyres! ???


1.) 30 Oct 2021 20:02:12
Ole always seems to get out of jail! More lives than a cat! Long may it continue!


2.) 31 Oct 2021 00:41:16
Ravers cruising in his Subaru with only 3 flat tyres whilst mrs raver is at home crying into her babycham alone ??.


 

 

27 Sep 2021 06:52:00
Hi Ed001,

Looking for some of your insight. A lot is being said by Javier Tebas about PSG's ownership model and how they are breaching FFP.

I really don't get it. Barcelona are a club in substantial debt. Wasn't FFP meant to avert situations like this? How did they go unchecked?

I know that Barca's ownership model is a weird one, but not sure how it works.

{Ed001's Note - they went unchecked because Tebas is only interested in having a go at people outside Spain. You have to remember that in Spain things are only considered cheating if you get caught, otherwise it is considered clever. La Liga looks the other way so their teams can stay competitive in Europe.

Barcelona even breached their own constitution to get in this situation and then just changed it to suit. That is how their wage bill got so high, despite the limits that were enshrined by their constitution.}


1.) 27 Sep 2021 11:15:29
Thanks Ed001. Why don't other, non Spanish clubs speak out. Why use he given a platform to give goods opinions and the rest of football are just watching.

{Ed001's Note - I have no idea why other clubs don't speak out, probably because they are all guilty of similar things to a lesser degree maybe?}


2.) 27 Sep 2021 12:12:23
How bad actually is the situation at barca? Do you see them getting out of it?

{Ed001's Note - they will get out of it but it is a terrible mess and will take years to sort out properly.}


 

 

26 Sep 2021 20:04:57
Hi raver, hope you're doing ok.

{Ed014's Note - he’s away trying to formulate some words into a sentence that will sum up the joke that has become Tottenham Hotspur FC.


1.) 26 Sep 2021 20:12:28
He’s gone to bed early, he has to be up for his paper round.


2.) 26 Sep 2021 20:21:20
I'm doing Grand sharpie, I'm in Soho in a private booth with a 25 year old stunner, at least she puts a smile on my face unlike that pathetic football club, totally Hugo bossed us today mate.


3.) 26 Sep 2021 20:32:18
Stoner says he's not 25, and he's never even met you.


4.) 26 Sep 2021 20:59:39
Is that a 25 stone babe stoner son.


5.) 26 Sep 2021 21:17:08
Haha I love the raver comments keep coming on here my man don't spend to much money in soho.


6.) 26 Sep 2021 21:34:52
25 year old plumber.


 

 

20 Sep 2021 20:02:35
Can't wait for the Spurs, "We Gave Chelsea a Game Until Half Time, " 2021/ 22 DVD.


1.) 20 Sep 2021 20:26:04
‘Spurs storm to title in August’.


2.) 20 Sep 2021 20:31:13
Arsenal didn't even give Chelsea a game full stop? you will have to put away the rab c nesbit vest and skirt now Autumn is on its way.

{Ed014's Note - that’s weird how the Chelsea lads are saying they should have had 6 or 7 against you as you were so poor.


 

 

 

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17 Aug 2021 22:19:55
Ed002, I'm guessing you're using the word "efforts" loosely?


 

 

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17 Jan 2021 16:13:14
In today's edition of countdown, we'll allow you to choose vowels, consonants, AND punctuations.


 

 

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26 Sep 2020 21:09:12
This is now taking the biscuit! Which one of you arrogant feckers is responsible for getting involved in the Partey transfer and screwing it up?


 

 

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09 Aug 2019 14:45:41
Lol G62!


 

 

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07 Aug 2019 20:15:06
Mala, here's a treat for you mate

1/ 2 cup organic flour
1/ 2 cup organic rolled oats
1 jar strained carrot baby food
1 jar chicken baby food

Mix into a dough, roll out to 1/ 2 inch thickness, cut into squares, and bake in oven at 175C for 30 minutes.

Made this for my pup but had some the other night when I got the munchies. Quite tasty.


 

 

 

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21 Nov 2021 18:31:31
Effing fat fingers! Gut feeling everyone! Jeez, at least 5 Eds emailed me asking for my number.


 

 

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12 Nov 2021 10:22:54
G62, like you and young Calum.


 

 

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08 Nov 2021 09:49:39
He said, "Hello nice to see you all. Please tell the raver to mind the gap".

I feel he's being a little insensitive, but what do I know. I'm a right bleeding heart.


 

 

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02 Nov 2021 10:00:03
You know what? Well done to you two! You see a LOT of complaining on sites like this, but not very often when fans will step back, assess the outcome of something they were previously complaining about, and say, "You know what, I was wrong. They got this one spot on".

So once again, well done you two.


 

 

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24 Oct 2021 22:45:47
I love a good implosion as much as the next person.