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The Top 5 Conclusions from Arsenal 2-0 Stoke City 12.09.15

1) A spineless defeat in more ways than one It might be true that Stoke always lose at Arsenal, and we always seem to save some of our sleepiest performances of the season for the trip to the library in … Continue reading

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The New Boys: Marco van Ginkel

The poor old transfer team often gets it in the neck this time of year, but they’ve done quite well out of Chelsea in recent times. Obviously we don’t trumpet this connection as loudly as the Barcelona one, given the … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Tottenham 2-2 Stoke

1) Under-strength and off-colour, Stoke remain a match for most teams One of Spurs’ most beloved sons was fond of saying that football is “a funny old game”, and his old team and Stoke City underlined that old cliché in … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 0-1 Liverpool 09.08.15

  1) Disappointment reigns, but makeshift Stoke’s grit impresses Since football reached saturation point during the 1990s, there’s been no shortage of people eager to read too much into opening day results and performances. This was a match, however, that … Continue reading

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