The Arsenal thread | 2016-2017 season

Discussion in 'Football Forum' started by baanke laal, Jul 12, 2016.

  1. May 15, 2017

    U99ted Full Member

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    If he's already signed a contract, he won't need to re-overtake us on FA Cups to stay on.
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    Sly Hang Ten

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    I think the same mate. Ofc with the obvious differences btw Sporting and Arsenal chances. At least we got to a final once. Best we achieved in the CL was passing group stages to get embarassed by Bayern :( (oh that sounds alot like Arsenal as well :lol:)
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    Mogget Full Member

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    It shouldn't be that draining with the squad we have though. We have a lot of players, not amazing quality but surely good enough to win the Europa League. The trouble is Wenger doesn't use the squad properly.

    Low blow :lol:
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    Sly Hang Ten

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    Hey, look at the brightside, at least you didn't lose 7-1 :lol:
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    Mogget Full Member

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    I'd say losing 5-1 twice is worse. At least for the 7-1 you can say maybe the team just had a bad game. We were shockingly bad over two separate legs. At least we're consistent :lol::(
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    Sly Hang Ten

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    Errr nah believe me, we were worse. We lost 5-0 at home as well :lol::( the only satisfaction i have is that Benfica still has the record with a 7-0 loss against Celta de Vigo :lol: thank you Heynckes :D
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    Exactly. It's also an easier way to qualify to the Champions League.
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    Adisa Full Member

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    If it's indeed Wenger's last season, I'm sure he will take it seriously. A chance to win a European trophy for Arsenal.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    It would be our first european trophy under Wenger and would help us to build a winning european mentality.
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    Big Ben Foster Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    Sandikan aka sex on the beach

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    How can you even talk about winning it before the season's started?!

    Have you not seen we've played about 73 games in it to reach the final? :lol:
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    Newman123 New Member

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    On the contrary, Usmanov has expressed faith in Wenger. He's richer than Abramovich by a considerable margin. Other fans should hope the deal falls through otherwise he wont be scared to sack Wenger and will see Arsenal spend the same as Man Utd and City.

    The parasite Kroenke won't sell though. Too cushy of a money making machine because of all the mentally challenged football fans (read: Arsenal fans) who won't protest for their club.
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    Big Ben Foster Correctly predicted Portugal to win Euro 2016

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    Isn't Kroenke in need of cash to fund the Rams' stadium in LA?
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    Newman123 New Member

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    I'm not sure if its to fund it. I know he's getting sued for like $1 Billion or something though.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    I meant that if we won it i would consider it a great success.
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    Hammerfell Full Member

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    Usmanov looks like a slug.
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    Sandikan aka sex on the beach

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    "Great" is overdoing it, but of course there's only 2 trophies in Europe these days, so is well worth winning. Back in the day, I doubt anyone for a second suggested the Uefa or CWC weren't worth it.

    They need to stop dropping 3rd placed champs league teams back in it though
    That could lose that annoying extra round
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    Newman123 New Member

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    Nah mate. How else are Bayern Munich going to thrash us 5-1 again if we do that?
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    The first reply to this thread last year :lol:

    Haha they're so predictable.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    Greedy Kroenke will never sell his toy. We are such a profit machine for him.
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    Red Pavan shittest username ever manutddabest791

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    Is Usmanov considered the lesser of two evils? Or is he just as bad?
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    Rafateria Full Member

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    From a Russian fan on another forum :

    Usmanov was in the news in Russia lately, after an independent anti-corruption investigation accused him of giving a bribe of a luxury mansion to the Russian prime minister. In response Usmanov recorded an expletive-laden YouTube rant, while on one of his luxury yachts, threatening the guy who released the investigation and claiming it was "an innocent gift". He makes the thuggish Abramovich look like a gentleman in comparison.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    He is a bit of a crook. But no one is an angel in Russia.
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    squiggle Full Member

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    Red Pavan shittest username ever manutddabest791

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    Probably better to stick with Kroenke than sell your soul to the devil then :lol:
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    WackyWengerWorld Full Member

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    He looks like the Jabba the Hut, but I'll happily be his Princess Leah if it means getting an owner who spends rather than profits.
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    WPMUFC Full Member

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    PLEASE miss out on top 4. I need the massive blud-fam freakout once europa league qualification sets in.
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    Red Katie Full Member

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    Will miss out on top 4 but Wenger will still remain :D
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    Europa League here we come!
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    WPMUFC Full Member

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    The blud-fams are gearing up. I can't wait for the videos.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    Why!? It was expected.
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    K2K Full Member

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    It's not so bad.

    I believe it's been beneficial for our squad in the long haul.
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    Robbie Boy Full Member

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    At least they have quality like Welbeck. Sorry but :lol:
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    It'll be funny seeing Arsenal in the EL after 20(?) years of consistently playing in the CL.
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    Yeah, don't want to get embarassed in the CL once again.
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    Chekhov Full Member

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    Understandable. When
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    AXVnee7 Full Member

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    Bayern will find a way to meet you in the Europa, don't worry!
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    Santi_Mesut_Alexis_87 Banned

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    :lol::lol::lol::lol: Hope not!
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    VorZakone What would Kenny G do?

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    Make or break for Arsenal. Can they strengthen the squad sufficiently enough to get top 4 next season? If they don't sign quality players and Sanchez leaves I can see them falling out of top 4 again.