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Ref Watch, Birmingham v Arsenal

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Editorial what-not. The series that we have been running on referees and corruption takes a breather for a moment as we focus on the forthcoming game with Birmingham. The next article in the series will follow in a day or two. Meanwhile […]

The untold ref review: conspiracy theory or practice

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Part 2 of our series on refereeing. (If you have not seen the previous article it might be a good idea to have a read through, to see where these statistics are going).

By Walter Broeckx, the ref detective

When I was […]

There is something seriously wrong with the EPL refereeing. Part one of our investigation.

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By Walter Broeckx, the ref review-reviewer

Blaming the ref when your side doesn’t win is part of football. It is what many supporters do. Indeed it is so common that anyone who starts to make such an argument seriously is just laughed […]

The untold ref review: Poorbert Athletic – Arsenal

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By Walter Broeckx, your un-enigmatic ref

Lee Probert was the ref in Wigan today and let’s not waste any time and have a look at his game.

OTHER/CARD: A cross goes to the second post and the Wigan striker tries to score […]

Phil predicted at 2-0 win against Chelsea. Here’s what he says about the mighty Wigan.

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By Phil Gregory

With renewed confidence for our title tilt after a comfortable win over Chelsea, it’s off to Wigan after a mere day’s rest for the Arsenal. The Christmas fixture list is crazy at the best of times, but a single […]

The Untold ref review – Arsenal – Chelsea

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By Walter Broeckx, the happy ref.

For the third time we had Clattenburg this year and the last one hardly a month ago. A very bad situation for the ref. In fact it is shameful for the FA to always have to […]

When Kevin says we’ll get three, we get three.

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By Walter Broeckx

But first, The Prologue (by Tony)

Kevin sits two rows in front of me, in the increasingly famous block 99, just above Red Action. At half time we were standing at our seats taking in the glorious goal, […]

Arsenal v Chelsea. Untold makes a bold prediction. (What a surprise)

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By Phil Gregory

After the last game was cancelled against Stoke, the snow has thawed sufficiently for our home game against Chelsea to be given the go ahead. (It’s deep snow where I am Phil, and I’m struggling to get the car […]

Ref Watch: Welcome Mark Clattenburg! (?)

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RefWatch – Arsenal v Chelsea (27/12/2010 20:00)

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Referee: Mark Clattenburg Assistant 1: Scott Ledger Assistant 2: Martin Yerby 4th Official: Lee Probert

Good morning stat-fans. I have dog-flu… Christmas has not been relaxing; it’s a time for children (especially if […]

What on earth has gone wrong with the youth team?

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by Tony Attwood

The Premier Academy League Table: don’t look at it unless you are feeling strong. We are sixth in the league out of ten, with a goal difference of minus 4. Won six, drawn two, lost seven. The last three […]

Untold’s Xmas works outing. Wild happenings. Men! Women! Horses! Drinking! Hairdryers! Billy the Dog!

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In the day before Christmas each year, the worldwide staff at Untold Arsenal come home to the editorial hub and join with the local hacks and associates from the Toppled Bollard – famed drinking den run by Billy the Dog McGraw – […]

Arsenal and the winter transfer misery

By Walter Broeckx

On all radio stations you hear songs with words like: ‘It’s Christmas time’ and all deejays are pretending to be father Christmas and are shouting ‘Hohoho’ between every Christmas song they are playing. We hear the word peace every five minutes and with the snow so much present we are heading for […]

Supporting Arsenal in the land of cricket

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By Eibaad Ahmed Butt

Arsenal; a team that excites me to my very core, a team that has defined the word passion to me, a team that made football more than a sport to me.

Now; I live in Asia (Pakistan) and […]

An Untold Letter to Father Christmas; love, hate, laugh, cry, and the truth about the AAA.

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Dear Father Christmas,

We think we have been good boys all season long and now we want to ask you if you could bring our friends and ourselves some nice Christmas presents.

Of course we know you have already done so much […]

Is Mr Usmanov about to takeover Arsenal?

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By Tony Attwood

Predictions of Arsenal’s imminent downfall are always interesting, and 2010 gave us quite a few of them. The most amusing one, and the one that was talked about the most I guess, was the complete failure of the season […]

Who was the greatest Arsenal visionary? You might be surprised to find out.

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by Tony Attwood

Who made Arsenal the club of world-wide renown and stature that we now have the privilege to watch? Who was the visionary who transformed us from being an ordinary club into being one of the great clubs?

Of course […]

Snooping Around Blue Sky Blogs

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Snooping Around Blue Sky Blogs

By Sammy The Snake

My father’s most favorite comment while I was growing up was “money doesn’t grow on trees”. As my childhood was spent mostly on and around trees, this was quite obvious for me, but […]

Just how long has this hatred of Arsenal been going on?

by Tony Attwood

It is hard to find many people in football who don’t have a bad word to say about Arsène Wenger, and Arsenal FC.

In the current era it seemed to start with the journalists who tried to run the original paedophile story when Arsène Wenger first arrived (and who now conveniently forget […]

Football in the cold, will it ever change?

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By Walter Broeckx

I can only remember one game before that was postponed in the Emirates and this was also with some snow but even more with the prospect of the police of having a difficult evening with a lot of travelling […]

Arsenal Stoke: the Chinese perspective; the Swiss view

By Billy “The Dog” McGraw

Watching Stoke City is rather like dancing the night with a girl with no rhythm Only to wake up with a hangover and find She won the dance competition.

Lao Tzu, Chinese philosopher, Zen Tse Province, 537 BC

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RefWatch – Arsenal v Stoke City (18/12/2010 15:00)

RefWatch – Arsenal v Stoke City (18/12/2010 15:00)

By DogFace

Referee: Lee Mason Assistant 1: Mick McDonough Assistant 2: Patrick Keane 4th Official: Keith Stroud

Good morning stat-fans and welcome to what is a rather threadbare RefWatch. The reason being that we have on our hands a couple of new(ish) boys – the up’n’comers and […]

Losing the invincibles, who is to blame

by Walter Broeckx

People are sometimes comparing the invincibles with our current squad and then they mostly end up with saying that we are not as good and that they never will be as good as the invincibles. Well there is a big chance that the invincible-achievement will never be repeated ever in the EPL. […]

When Peter Ridsdale says you are in trouble, you are in trouble

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When you hear that Peter Ridsdale says your club is in real trouble then you probably are in trouble. Having left Cardiff City and now seemingly refused to help (I use the word lightly) Plymouth Argyle, he is now making comments about Blackburn and saying that he worries for their future.

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It is over for Arsenal, Man City and Chelsea? Actually it’s just beginning

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by Walter Broeckx

After a sleepless night I was waiting for the sun to come up again. I was sure this was not going to happen again. This was the ultimate doomsday. The end of the world.

And when my alarm clock […]

Snooping Around Nude Cuban Football Hotties On The Beach

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Snooping Around Nude Cuban Football Hotties On The Beach

By Sammy The Snake

You simply had to click on this one, didn’t you?! The title just jumped out of the page, and you couldn’t resist, right? In fact, I was only referring […]