Carl and his toys listening to an AW interview
Hold on Arsene, did you just extinguish one of your excuses? When asked if his future was upsetting his little piglets, he said.
‘It would be an easy excuse,’ ‘Whether I stay two years or 10 years I have exactly the same commitment and the same desire to win the next game. I believe we are in a position where we do not have to find easy excuses.
‘Whether I stay two years or 10 years I have exactly the same commitment and the same desire to win the next game. I believe we are in a position where we do not have to find easy excuses.
‘Our job is to perform. Can you perform despite that? To be professional is to perform on the football pitch and not look for excuses that are not really problems off the pitch.’
Well, great to be back in London. When you’re away for a while, hearing English people chatter away on the train is like watching a shit American B-movie where the director has run out of money for extras.
‘This bloody Brexit mate, it’s codswallop’
Nothing is a substitute for family either. Even being able to shoot the shit about football and people not think you’re having a specialist conversation is nice. Anyway, I love England and I love London.
I’m back in the UK, grey, moody but mildly warmer than NY. Mega bonus. So on that note, why don’t we start Eeyore of Arsenal, Mesut Ozil:
“When the team’s on a bad run, somebody needs to be singled out, sadly most of the time it’s me.”