Archive for the ‘Match Reports’ Category

St Andrew’s curse halts Gunners

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

The days of St Andrew’s being a happy hunting ground for the Gunners are well and truly over.

Arsenal won 4-0 in the Midlands back in 2002/03 and grabbed a 3-0 win the following season, but since then Arsene Wenger’s men have tasted victory just once and Saturday’s draw, like the one two years ago, has put the skids on the Gunners’ title charge.

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Aston Villa 0 – 0 Arsenal match report

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

Arsenal finished the game tonight away at Aston Villa in a goalless draw.

The match was an open encounter with plenty of chances for both sides, Fabregas hitting the post in the first half and Rosicky the bar in the second.

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Manchester Utd claim title with goalless draw.

Monday, May 18th, 2009

With the pressure somewhat off, Arsenal gave Manchester Utd the competitive challenge they had previously failed to muster in the Champions League semi-final but were unable to find the winning goal that would have prolonged the title race.

van persie battles in the air

Van Persie battles in the air

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Keep the faith – All is not lost for Arsenal

Thursday, May 7th, 2009

As the dust settles on a disappointing exit for Arsenal from the Champions League, Arsenal are now again out of contention for any trophies for a fifth season running, and if you were to believe many Arsenal blogs and fans the sky is falling.

Well, I am here to tell you that there is no disgrace in the way Arsenal have performed with an injury depleted squad this season, and certainly reaching 2 semi-finals and securing Champions League football for next season is nothing to be ashamed of.

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Arsenal book place in Champions League semi

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

Arsenal yesterday triumphed 3-0 on the night and 4-1 on aggregate against Villarreal in the Champions League Quarter Finals.

Van Persie scored his penalty well

Van Persie scored his penalty well

An inspired Arsenal performance saw the Gunners breeze past their Spanish opposition to book their place in an all English Semi Final against Manchester UTD.

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Arsenal 3 – 0 Villareal (4-1 agg.) – The Wenger Dance

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

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The Wenger Dance

Arsenal 1 – 0 Roma – Match report

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Arsenal won 1 – 0 against Roma at the Emirates last night, in an interesting first leg game in the last 16 of the Champions League.

Van Persie celebrates his penalty

Van Persie celebrates his goal

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Arsenal 0 – 0 Sunderland – Match report

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

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Nasri

Another home game against struggling opposition and another dull and dreary draw for the Arsenal.

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Arsenal 4 – 0 Cardiff City, Match report

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

eduardo_scoresYesterday evening saw a superb return to form for Arsenal as they destroyed Cardiff 4 – 0 in the F.A. Cup replay at the Emirates.

The match saw the extremely welcome return from injury of Eduardo.

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Tottenham 0 – 0 Arsenal – Match Report

Monday, February 9th, 2009

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Eboue got 2 yellow cards

10 man Arsenal fought hard to  see out a scoreless draw against Tottenham at White Hart Lane yesterday.

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