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Untold Ref Review : Tottenham 3 – QPR 1

By Ref Reviewer 04

 

We had ref Howard Webb for the Tottenham – QPR game and here is how he did.

 

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Manchester City create the most expensive shot in the history of football

By Tony Attwood

Manchester City added another honour to their trophy cabinet last night by securing the most expensive shot in the history of football. Their squad last night cost (including this season’s salaries) something in the region of £200m, and managed one shot on target – an all time record.

Some of the squad […]

The gateway to hell is slippery with oil; the team are clones, Uefa is bowed. AFC v Oilmen

By Tony Attwood

Manchester: gateway to hell where the roads are slippery with oil, and the downward path leads inexorably to Hades, or Liverpool as it is known in popular culture.

Manchester City will have quite possibly Samir Nasri playing. While Mr Nasri doesn’t seem to have had it quite the same as Flamini did […]

Untold Injuries: report ahead of the Man City game

Untold Injury Index – Gameweek 13

 

By Dale Higginbottom

With Carling Cup taking centre-stage this mid-week I’m going to keep this brief and allow Phil or Tony to preview the exciting fixture to come. This week finally saw Diaby return to the league squad after picking up an injury in pre-season but unfortunately he […]

The record remains intact: thank you Charlton

The Record Remains Intact

By Tony Attwood

It was the thing that nightmares are made of – to lose two of our most prestigious records in one season: the “49”, and being unbeaten in the league through a whole season.

Now only one fear remains – that Man City will spend another £100m in the […]

Goals, assists and other stuff

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“Making the Arsenal” – is available on Amazon, Arsenal on line, the Woolwich Arsenal site and in the Arsenal store.

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Goals, assists and other stuff

By Alek Pan

 

This is the second statistical analysis of the way in which football (mostly […]

The terrible truth behind how refs are bought in Arsenal games

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By Walter Broeckx

I will start with a question that could be asked at an Arsenal quiz evening and I think that […]

Untold Ref Review: Arsenal 1 – Fulham 1. The M. D. Horror Show continues

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By Ref Reviewer 03

What can you expect when Mike Dean comes to ref an Arsenal match? Don’t expect an Arsenal win for Arsenal had not won any of their last 9 Premier League matches that Mike Dean had reffed and Saturday’s match against Fulham would be […]

RefWatch – Arsenal Vs Fulham (26/11/2011 – 17.30)

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By DogFace

Referee: Mike Dean Assistant 1: William Smallwood Assistant 2: Simon Long 4th Official: Mark Halsey

Good morning stat-fans and welcome to RefWatch…

Today you catch me at an inopportune moment – don’t get me wrong, I generated the stats with a full […]

The Untold Preview: Arsenal vs. Fulham

A great match in midweek versus Dortmund secured our Champions League qualification, and with it the opportunity to perhaps rest a few legs in the final group game. The Carling Cup game early next week is another such tie, but with City coming to the Emirates rotation is most likely to be on a “needs […]

Untold Ref review Arsenal 2 – Dortmund 1; farewell old friend, been nice watching you.

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“Making the Arsenal” – the book of Arsenal’s rebirth

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By Ref Reviewer 04

For the CL game we had ref De Bleeckere doing his last game in the CL. Was it visible he had to stop?

Min Type Foul from On […]

Turning a blind eye; Fifa and Uefa are racist organisations

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“Making the Arsenal” – the book of Arsenal’s rebirth

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Turning a Blind Eye

Don McMahon

FIFA,EUFA, Some officials and some Turkish fans are racists, at least based on what I saw happening to Eboue in a Galatasary match recently. The former Gunner […]

Possession, pass success or shots? Which most influences Arsenal’s league position?

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Possession, pass success or shots?

By Alek Pan

 

Almost everyone knows that Arsenal is very successful in the areas of possession, pass success and shots on target, but which component is more influential in terms of league position? Which component helps more to be #1 in […]

Eat your heart out you…..

On Twitter @Untold Arsenal Making the Arsenal – the book The Untold Index More links at the end

By Walter Broeckx

One could say business as usual. Arsenal have qualified for the umpteenth time for the next stage in the Champions League in the Wenger era.

When seeing Bayern Munich against Borrussia Dortmund last […]

Ahead of the Champs League: how’s the injury situation?

On Twitter @Untold Arsenal Making the Arsenal – the book The Untold Index More links at the end

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Untold Injury Index – Gameweek 12

By Dale Higginbottom

Wow, those international breaks have been kind on us this season. As far as I can see no additions to our injury list […]

Untold Ref Review: Chelsea 1 – Liverpool 2

By Ref Reviewer 04

We had ref Probert at Stamford Bridge in charge of the game between Chelsea – Liverpool

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Arsenal/Borrusia: The last CL game…of the ref in charge

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By Walter Broeckx

Not the normal refwatch this time for our champions league game against Borrusia Dortmund.

So you will not see any nice graphics about the ref. Once you get over the […]

Norwich / Arsenal – all the things they might have said, but the agenda won’t let them

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“Making the Arsenal” – the book of Arsenal’s rebirth

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Tony Attwood reflects on the way the broadcast media reacted to our win at Carrow Road.

Played 12, won 10, drawn 1, lost 1 is not a bad headline but you would have struggled […]

Untold Ref Review: Norwich 1 – Arsenal 2

“Making the Arsenal” – the book of Arsenal’s rebirth

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By Ref Reviewer 03

Arsenal travelled to Norwich where Phil Dowd officiated, picking up a hard fought 2-1 away win.

Min Type Foul from On C/NC Comment points weight 1 OTHER Van Persie Naughton C Fairly normal but perhaps used his […]

Norwich – Arsenal, did you get out of the car park yet ?

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“Making the Arsenal” – the book of Arsenal’s rebirth

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By Walter Broeckx

Sometimes you have those games that after 20 minutes you look at the scoreboard and think: is this really the score of the game I am seeing? How on earth did Norwich […]

RefWatch – Norwich City Vs Arsenal (19/11/2011 – 12:45)

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By DogFace

Referee: Phil Dowd Assistant 1: Andy Garratt Assistant 2: David Richardson 4th Official: Michael Oliver

Good morning stat-fans and welcome to RefWatch… First of all – greetings to all new readers who may have come here off the back of the Everton […]

The Untold Preview (Or, How Many Times Can You Mention Arsenal.com Citing Untold?)

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By Phil Gregory

Excellent work from Tony, Walter and other valued contributors have kept Untold ticking over during the barren wasteland that is the international break. Well them, and Sepp Blatter who said some very foolish things and rightly got taken to […]

Arsenal 2011: The Embarrasment of riches

 

 

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by Don McMahon

During this interminable and terribly dull inter-lull we are all supposed to ¨enjoy¨, it seemed to be a great […]

If the FA had any moral sense it would leave Fifa now; and the government would apologise too

Untold Arsenal highlighted once again on Arsenal.com’s “Media Watch”

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And read about Arsenal’s great re-birth in “Making the Arsenal”

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Latest: Untold Arsenal on Arsenal.com commenting on the Norwich game (with special reference to […]

Finally let’s slowly move back to what is really important

Latest updates:

Coming soon, the first ever Untold Arsenal match preview on Arsenal.com, in the Talking Heads column, (with special reference to the car park). And don’t miss the discussion on Everton’s future with interesting contributions from Everton fans

Back to the future (slowly)

By Walter Broeckx

Finally the silly internationals are over. Well for […]