WHO TO SELL?

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Welcome to FriYAY people; we have lots of things to talk about. But first, take a moment to congratulate yourself for getting through a week of international break things. Ok, we feeling good?

Let’s get into it.

Jack Wilshere has been linked with a move to Colorado Rapids in MLS. The same conference as my team. I visited the away day there. Loads of nice people, close to the mountains, a team that is not doing so well – plenty of food for thought. Jack Wilshere bringing Arsenal football to America? I don’t hate it people. I’m glad he’s pursuing all options and it’s interesting to see Josh K roll out his young rookie coach strategy on another club.

There are some rumblings that Arsenal will have to sell to buy in January. John Cross reckons Ivan T could be on the list for Arsenal, but it ain’t gonna be easy, and it ain’t gonna be cheap.

My gut on this one? If we’re selling anyone it’s going to be Aaron Ramsdale. I think his cheering from the dugout and ‘I WILL FIGHT FOR MY PLACE’ vibes will last for about 4 more games when he realizes the path back into the first team is blocked barring a massive injury to David Raya. He’s a great keeper, he’ll have a market value, the question is whether anyone is in that sort of need in January. £40m would be my number, but that’s because I’m biased. It’ll be interesting to see if Brentford might be interested in him? Not sure their current keeper is up to much – Aaron will take minutes – it could make sense.

England gave a debut to Eddie Nketiah but he didn’t start ahead of Ollie Watkins. The Villa man has been on fire this season, so deserved his place. But Eddie getting minutes means Chris Hughton’s dream of taking him to Ghana is now OVER. Still, for all the Eddie slanderers, it’s nice to see him get an England cap. He has a long way to go to be an Arsenal first choice striker, but he’s had lots of minutes and he’s played in a team that’s winning. Arsenal doesn’t win with 10 men, so he’s clearly at a very high level. He has to score more goals if he wants to be taken seriously for England when Kane is out of contention.

Newcastle is apparently eyeing up Emile Smith Rowe in January for £50m. If we get a bid like that, no doubt we’ll sell, the question would be… does he make them stronger? To be honest, I don’t think that would be a question Arsenal would care about asking, we’d just sell him and be done with it if money like that crossed the table. The only way we don’t see him exit is if he starts delivering with the minutes he’s given. I watched Tom Brady do one o of those ‘Here’s how to be like me’ TikTok posts. He said he was only given 2 minutes to practice with the first team. It pissed him off. Then a coach said ‘treat those 2 minutes like it was your Superbowl. So he did. He went really hard at it, brought energy to training, then he started getting 4 minutes. Then 4 turned into 20. Then he became a KING! You get the gist… Emile has to think like that if he wants to get back to the promised land. Or he could just take a fat move to Newcastle.

Finally, Victor Oshimen has fallen out with Napoli after their social media manager called him a coconut on TikTok. An absolutely WILD thing for someone to think, let alone post on the Serie A Champions social page. Needless to say, the striker wants out, and Arsenal has been linked as a suitor. I love the player, but I can’t see him exiting for less than £120m. Is he £60m better than Ivan Toney? Who knows. But Italian papers say we might swap Victor for Jesus. If the Italians can’t be arsed to put together a plausible swap, it’s not worth dreaming about.

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Terraloon

China

Greta post but you fail to acknowledge Lord Nigel of Le Grove who sees all knows all and spouts sh1t

Dissenter

I’m elated to have made the Nigel “most wanted list” of horrible posters, along with Mystic, Wenger Eagle, raptora etc.
The replies made me laugh and have already answered whatever overvalued ideas Nigel is struggling with. Thanks for all the clarifications, Freddie.

Nigel
You’re taking yourself too seriously here. It’s just a football blog and anyone whosever bothered to opine has been wrong at some point. It’s not mortal combat , just football.

China1

Yeah I mean you have to accept you don’t get to be a manager at a major club if you aren’t really talented But being talented and being flawless aren’t the same And for 100 different reasons, whether it’s a blind spot, a personality trait, an inability to adapt, cultural differences, language and communication issues…. Absolutely anything – an elite manager can and probably will make quite fundamental mistakes reasonably often The best of the best are just the ones who limit the number to a small enough impact to regularly win trophies. But how many is that? Less than… Read more »

Markymark

China 1 – I felt Ferguson came closest when well established during the horse racing / breeding carry on. In fact in some ways you can draw a line from that all the way to their issues today

Lanoitareneg

New post

Naija+soccer

Where is this new post ? Who to sell ?

Naija+soccer

It is really breaking my heart that ESR is barely getting games and he might be leaving at the end of the season. It feels as though he should be a able to start a few games here and there. Something like 15-20 starts a season with multiple sub appearances.

Chris

Death, taxes and international breaks.

Zacharse

Along with Nigel I’ve always found D Minor to be one fo the saddest, if not the THEE saddest key to write in.

Luteo Guenreira

Nigel on his rag again, woke up and decided to be difficult.

Boy is going to die a lonely death at the end of a lonely life at this rate.

Nigel Tufnel

Terraloon , I said it was overdone about Raya being jittery and ineffective in the game. I didn’t say he was great in the first half, I said he made some really good passes against one of the best teams in the world at pressing and defending against keeper distribution. I gave specific examples of very good distribution.. what more can I do aside from make a video and show the plays to you?. I like what Arteta has him doing and there will be errors occasionally.. I think it will be beneficial overall to play this way with Raya.… Read more »

Zacharse

China1October 16, 2023 12:05:37 i like the sentiment china. My fav part of all of this, even when most of you were screaming at me for my arteta idolatry while we sat in 8th place….has been just watching things change. watching how the young and obviously talented manager fails, regroups and evolves- changes the spirit the club works under which was the main thing being disregarded for so long. I had no doubt he’d reshape everything if kronks stood behind him and sure enough he has. post wengie and goober-ebenin emery who brought spaghetti like structure to the club …having… Read more »

MidwestGun

Nigel is picking the wrong fights if he is attacking Wenger Eagle.. Dishonest is the last word I would use to describe him. Has been a cornerstone of Le Grove for well on a decade and has an encyclopedia like brain of players in his head.

Meanwhile Nigel has been here like a couple years pretending he knows what people have said or supported over thousands and thousands of comments. Frankly he doesn’t know shit about anyone on here.

MidwestGun

E-Stroller .. I enjoyed your all time best 11 and bench picks. Very similar to what mine would have been when I’m thinking about it in my brain. I think I would have had to get RVP in there somewhere though. I know he was a dickhead in the end and injured too much .. But one of my favorites to watch when he was in form.

Luteo Guenreira

Mid you’re stating the obvious, WengerEagle as gregarious as they come around these parts. I don’t think a single person likes Nigel.

MidwestGun

I like Nigel. ok. I mean, really I get along with just about anyone. I guess. But the sweeping generalities and assumption are very off putting to say the least. No one enjoys a sanctimonious person.

jwl

Nigel is a smarmy twat, Middy.

Northbanker

I like Nigel and his views on Arsenal although like a lot here he is very quick to switch to insults. If we were all meeting in a pub to have these discussions (remeber when we did that?) none of us would be likely to be as insulting. This is the curse of the online scribe to go down that fallen route. This isn’t just Nigel – it’s most of the people on this blog. Be nice people and discuss football

Northbanker

And yes I’ve found myself doing it from time to time but nothing like the scale on here

MidwestGun

Meh.. it happens. haha I think he loves Arsenal.. which is more than I can say for a few on here. *cough* GOH *cough* So for that I give him some credit.

Luteo Guenreira

I didn’t expect everyone to be so sincere in their analysis of “like/dislike” Nigel.

I guess that’s fair, there are some people who would have to really get pushed to say that they “dislike” someone.

But I still think it’s going to be a long wait before anyone will be able to say they “like” Nigel without adding the “but” followed by some version of “he can be an annoying little prick.”

I still think that last part is pretty consensus though.

Luteo Guenreira

It’s hard to compare GoH and Nigel. Nigel is a simple lad. GoH’s motivations are a lot more complicated.

MidwestGun

Luteo yep.. well this is what happens during international break with nothing to talk about. Maybe Pedro can dig something out of the void and give us a new post. If anyone can do it, it’s him.

NORG

Midwest

I first went to see AFC when I was 14 – next week I will be 72. When I was 22 I held season tickets for the upper tier in the East Stand at Highbury but would often let friends use them as I would join a bunch of chaps who, despite being senior Directors at large organisations, all preferred to stand at the clock end. The banter was electric and players were often criticised. It was fun but win or lose we all only supported one team and those of us still around still do.

MidwestGun

Norg..

Nice.. sense of community has taken a serious hit with the digital age for sure. It lets people all over the world have their say and feel like they are part of the group.. but that face to face interaction is a big element that is missing. It dehumanizes it and the sense of anonymity lets people go full nasty.

Tom

Nigel is a very, very special boy. You all should be ashamed for picking on him.

Positive pete

Nigel you’re fine with me.No probs. Frankly I.Think the problem lies with the Bedwetting fraternity ,Who are conspicuous with their herd mentality on here.But hey ho c’est la vie.

rollen

Not only that Midwest, billions are spend on divide and conquer propaganda and its working.
Soon most of the world will be on fire, just for profit greed and power of the few.

Mysticleaves

Nigel is 12. Soon to be 13

Kpankulu

I like Nigel. No buts.

He makes a lot of sense, if you remove all your pre-conceived notions about him and actually read what he types or typed. I’ve seen him admit when he was wrong – something a lot of you who bash him cannot bring your sorry asses to do.

Anyway, let’s co-exist – no one is perfect, after all.

Markymark

Nigel – you’re cool with me. I find the people you wind up tend to be on the hysterical end of the posting spectrum.

Jamie

Nigel is an absolute pillock.

Going after a top guy like Weagle . Honestly, what a bum.

Zacharse

Luteo GuenreiraOctober 16, 2023 17:14:57
GoH’s motivations are a lot more complicated.

How do you figure that one!!?? 🤣

Northbanker

see that’s the point Jamie – there’s really no need

Jamie

Northbanker, I agree. There’s no need for Nigel to attack Weagle’s knowledge. But he does.

He can stick to slinging insults in my direction if it makes him feel better. Everyone who’s been here for years knows full well Weagle has balanced views.

Luteo Guenreira

If you don’t think Nigel is annoying or at least has had some trauma at a young age that has stunted his maturation process, I’m gonna guess English isn’t your first language and that there is something being lost in translation. Or maybe it is and you’re just not a good reader.

Luteo Guenreira

“I find the people you wind up tend to be on the hysterical end of the posting spectrum.”

This is actually quite funny coming from the guy that went nuts last week because of GD4.

Wicked Willy

I’m cool with Nigel. Possibly takes some of the hectoring a little far and in so doing amplifies division, but he makes a lot of fair points and I like reading his posts when they are about the team and not about other posters. Maybe we should nickname him ‘Marmite!’

Markymark

Luteo – I find being called the devil terribly disconcerting a bit like when you got called Gonorrhea. By accident I gather

jabberwocky

good to see you lot are still bickering

Luteo Guenreira

“a bit like when you got called Gonorrhea.”

How is that the same? I don’t recall having a 50 comment discourse about it that annoyed the hell out of everybody like you did.

Luteo Guenreira

Mark not a reliable narrator. Much like Nigel. No wonder he wants to get along with him.

Kpankulu

Luteo: you are claiming that someone you have never met has had some trauma that has stunted his growth as a person. Just your intuition.

What kind of person does that make you? Are you proud of yourself?

Luteo Guenreira

Kpankulu

Nah you just don’t get it. Also all your posts are weird. You talk like you’re in a cult. You’re way too serious. Don’t address me anymore until you’re able to laugh at things.

Kpankulu

Honestly, Luteo: you are a joke, and you type like someone that needs an urgent intervention.

Goobergooner

El neny FC to take the football leagues by storm??I hope they do make it to the PL someday

Mee

In the first half of the season, we play Man U, Spurs, Man City, Chelsea, Newcastle and Liverpool in that order. We play them in that exact order, only in reverse for the second half of the season. What are the odds of that!

Notably, we play Spurs and Man U in our last 4 games of the season. We gonna have to be up for it down the homestretch whatever the league table dynamics will be.

Nigel Tufnel

It’s funny how the good guys who are supportive of our manager and players, seem to be OK with Nigel. People who are riddled with a history of bad/stupid takes, bitter, cynical comments about Arteta….seem to be offended when I remind them. They just want to move on and pretend they’re never wrong. You have a history, just own it. The guys arguing with me are wrong most of the time, if you keep score. I have no bad opinions to hide, and I’ll admit whenever I’m wrong. Here’s one for the geniuses… from Fabrizio today: “Yann M’Vila, ready for… Read more »

Goobergooner

Nigel let it go man,

Everyone has a shit take or 10. It’s opinions after all. And we all know it takes a massive step up for most players coming from the continent, so in essence it’s a lot easier to be wrong than right on players coming from abroad. Doesn’t mean the rest of the footballing intellect of those posters isn’t there. And they aren’t paid to be scouts either.

Goobergooner

But benteke and wanyama as arsenal players what a massive LOL that would have been.

China1

Wake me up on Sunday when the game is approaching.

Nigel Tufnel

Goober,

I’m still hurting from the Brisbane letdown.

Nigel Tufnel

Thierry Henry says he could not relate to the #Arsenal players under Unai Emery:

“Five years ago I couldn’t relate to the Arsenal team. I just couldn’t. I was going to the games because I had to not because I wanted to.

“It was just because I was an Arsenal fan not as I wanted to see them play. But now I can see what they’re about.”

“I have mad respect for what Mikel has done. The way he has put the team back.”

Goobergooner

Haha Nigel, I’m still hurting from the Sydney loss the previous season 😅

allezkev

Roll on the weekend, it’s so so bloody boring all this international football rubbish, thank God for the rugby.

Nigel is ok with me.

bacaryisgod

I think Nigel’s as an asshole but I like him. As for the all-time XI, it’s hard to argue that there are a few indisputables on the team sheet in Adams, Vieira, Bergkamp and Henry. After that, it’s a matter of taste and if the players would blend with the indisputables. For example, Ian Wright is an all-time great but Henry has to be CF. Adams and Sol Campbell were only at Arsenal for a year together and Adams only made 13 appearances that year. Would they have been a great partnership at their peaks? I’d be willing to give… Read more »

Markymark

Luteo – Ultimately Im not sure whether they are similar or not, but in your case it just felt that you had an irritating itch that needed to be scratched, or pus that needed to be drained. 👍

Markymark

Bacary – I’m not sure if I’m guilty of overlooking Sagna – his only guilt was to play in an Arsenal team turning into end stage Wenger. He was a very good player

Luteo Guenreira

“in your case it just felt you had an irritating itch that needed to be scratched, or pus that needed to be drained”

Exactly. Couldn’t have put it better myself. Nigel’s post feel like gonorrhea and I just had to address it and scratch. And I knew about the itchiness but never knew about the pussyness, thanks for the knowledge. Marky is the resident gonorrhea expert.

Luteo Guenreira

Still it’s not very nice of Marky to compare Nigel to gonorrhea, even if it was on my behalf.

Mysticleaves

Thierry Henry was very critical of Mikel’s early reign, he’s rightly praising now but I’m sure he won’t hesitate to lambast him again if he starts doing nonsense again. That’s what fandom is. Emotions rule our opinions and takes cos in the end we just want to see our club win. Goober, Nigel makes very shit claims too. Only what he’s after is for guys to hands up and admit they made a shit claim 😂😂 the stupidity. When you rate a player, it’s with stats and the eye test but you do this in the context of the team… Read more »

Mysticleaves

BiG

No Cesc in your team, not even on the bench and Saka and Brady made it? I would think it’s either Brady or Saka. Cesc’s place is pretty much untouchable IMO though. Agree with Bacary. I think he’s better than Lauren.

Rice on the bench? He’s had like 2 games for us. Partey has had 4 seasons and is absolutely better. Don’t mind me lol, I know it’s your list.

Markymark

Luteo – you see we will go back and forth like that itch that’s never scratched. Now I know you like to be the resident trouble maker but as mentioned before myself and Nigel are thoroughly able to discuss issues a fair few are . Just a reminder it was you who was compared to a dose of gonorrhea. Even if by accident

Foxy

For bit of international break hypothesising, would the excellent current squad be better team under Wenger or Arteta.

Wenger even to the end was a great coach and did wonders in getting top 4 consistently not to mention a CL final with a consistently so so squad. As we all know his main fault was not buying the super quality players he always talked about instead buying the likes of Elneny rather than Alonso.

Socrates

Pedro,
We need a new post, people can only discuss Nigel for so long.

Socrates

This would be my 11, mainly because I started truly following Arsenal around 1999.

Lehman
Sagna Saliba Sol Cole
Cesc Viera Pires
Saka Bergkamp Henry

Socrates

I often wonder where the old posters went, Lurch Le Rouge was poetic, Keyser was lost in his own mind and Gambon took a path that made it almost impossible to come back from, he was in too deep. Easy to forget that people have real lives and face real life issues outside this place but then again maybe that’s the point

Matt B

Agreed Socrates — and whatever happened to Champagne Charlie…

Rich

This international break feels like it’s going in super slow motion, and it’s now been somewhere north of 3 months since we beat City…

It’s like we’re trapped in some type of time vacuum, and there’s no way to exit this international break…

No amount of alcohol, or hard or soft drugs can assist in breaking out of this vortex, we’re trapped forever….

China1

I agree with Henry Last season was the first time in maybe 8 years where I had any sort of emotional attachment to the club For the previous 7 odd the club was so far detached from its fans I felt as a supporter I was only in it out of obligation because that’s what fans do – not because I derived any sort of enjoyment from it It’s not even about success – last season we won nothing. It’s about feeling invested in what you see and feeling the club is invested in you Honestly the late wenger/Emery/early arteta… Read more »

Tom

“Agreed Socrates — and whatever happened to Champagne Charlie…”

Charlie ran out of champagne and decided to change his moniker

FB

Talking of old posters A few years ago, maybe ten, we’d arrive here Saturday morning to discover fifty videos from the night before. Some nutter who’d appear wasted at one in the morning, post pop videos all night to himself, and by four in the morning could barely string two words together. Bless, hope he’s ok. The site now definitely lacks characters, and for the most part wit. Couple of exceptions I just spotted while catching up. Kpankulu “you type like someone that needs an urgent intervention” Also worth a thumbs up was AFC the other day “Gaza Strip is… Read more »

Tom

I can just imagine doctor Marky in one of his couples therapy sessions in his office saying it is ok to call your partner ”silly” in an argument, to which the wife says: no doc, he calls me a fucking clown.
To which the doc says: is that so different?

I guess they teach psychology a bit different on line

Freddie Ljungberg

“Some nutter who’d appear wasted at one in the morning, post pop videos all night to himself, and by four in the morning could barely string two words together. Bless, hope he’s ok.”

Wasn’t that Kwik? Or am I thinking of someone else.

Tom

I find Nigel’s posts extremely witty.
If only Jamie and Luteo could get half as witty as Nigel this site would be a fucking riot

Bob N16

IMO, Nigel over does the policing, insulting. Would make a better poster if he toned it down. (I was keeping out but everybody seems to have an opinion and it’s a slow week). On Henderson being booed, it’s been suggested that it’s down to his LGBT+ ‘hypocrisy’. For me watching on TV, I found his turgid negative passing and the sense that he’s there to do a lot of pointing really irritating. As well as his selection keeping out a much more talented, attacking option. Playing Australia FFS – ‘defensive contribution’ – what a load of bollocks! He just gets… Read more »

GD4

David Raya when asked if he would like to make his signing at Arsenal permanent?
“Yes, I would have done it yesterday if I could! “

Bob N16

Tom, Nigel witty? Humour is so subjective!

Jamie

Bob,

Tom is a pro at deadpan. The student becomes the master. I approve.

Goobergooner

😂😂

raptora

Bob, Imo Southgate deserves the booing and not Hendo as he’s there playing because he was picked by the manager. I’m not too aware of Hendo’s comments and whatever, I don’t give an eff much about it really. But he was an incredible character in that great Pool side that ended the PL drought and also delivered the CL, FA and Carabooo Cups. I read that when the going got tough during a game and everyone would look confused, all of Liverpool’s players would gather around him and seek his leadership and courage. No Salah, no van Dijk. Their leader… Read more »

Bob N16

Raptora, if you’ve made the NT I think you probably don’t need ‘role models’ like Henderson. As a player his best year are over. I agree that Southgate should take the boos.

GD4

I’m hoping these Smith-Rowe rumors are just from his agent and not real. I’d be so annoyed if the Smith took his talents up north to Newcastle, regardless of the price.

That lad needs a chance to play in this lineup.

Chris

Southgate didn’t help himself by saying that the booing of Henderson ‘defies logic’ I mean it really doesn’t. Henderson was a spokesperson for the LBGQT movement. He obviously has every right to choose where in the world he wants to work but he has to realise the impact his decision is going to have. And by extension he’s going to get some grief at football matches. Although the booing was probably a mixture of his hypocrisy and his crapness. Playing in a pub league means he really ought not to be considered for NT selection but then Southgate still picks… Read more »

GD4

I expect a dog fight @ Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
My line up would be.

Raya
White, Saliba, Gabby, Tomi
Rice Partey Odegaard
Saka Jesus Martinelli.

Please no Nketiah, Viera, Jorginho or Havertz in the starting lineup

jwl

“Last season was the first time in maybe 8 years where I had any sort of emotional attachment to the club …” China1 – Me and my niece have been watching the matches together the last eight years, she fifteen now, and it felt like child abuse until 2 seasons ago. Luckily my niece discovered the female side of arsenal and has been getting her enjoyment from those teams but it only last couple of years where both men and women are worth watching. FB\Freddie – yes, I’m pretty sure you guys thinking of kwik fit. I’m sure he would… Read more »

GoonerDave

Nobody likes hypocrisy and when super rich athletes abandon their principles for more wealth, people will be angry. Southgate is pretending not to understand why fans are annoyed.
Gaslighting Gareth is a weak minded individual.

allezkev

Interesting reading the ‘best XI’s’ on here and how many went for Ashley Cole as their choice for the left-back spot and who I’d agree from a technical perspective is probably the best I’ve seen, but football is a mixture of analysis and emotion and so if I was choosing my best XI I’d go for Nigel Winterburn, he was an amazing full-back, he had a will to win and a determination not to lose that was among the best I’ve seen from an Arsenal footballer. The kind of guy who chased that lost cause and cleared a certain goal… Read more »

Bob N16

Southgate is making it all about LGBT+ and not that he’s playing in a shit league and he’s well past his best, taking up a place of younger, more talented players. England have TTA, Rice, Bellingham, Foden, as well as Maddison and Mount to try and accommodate in three midfield places. Gallagher and Phillips are not worthy of the squad in my opinion. Southgate comes out with some crap. He said that he wasn’t going to play Foden in midfield as his club manager should know and that he doesn’t often pick him there. Does he consider Ten Hag’s views… Read more »

Bob N16

allezkev, Sansom was quality, our Nige had 100% commitment but Cole was unarguably WC!

GoonerDave

Bob
JH is being booed because of his fake principles/virtue signalling and money grubbing. If you choose to believe that he’s being booed for different reasons, that’s your prerogative. I just find the idea that he was roundly booed by his own fans for playing in a shit league totally ridiculous, considering his obvious, vulgar, hypocrisy and greed.

allezkev

Agree Bob, Cole was world class but I’d still go for Winterburn…

Regarding Southgate, he’s been extremely fortunate to have enjoyed one of the best generations of talented English footballers we’ve seen since 1970 but he also a tactically limited coach and will surely walk away from the job as a failure.

China1

Haha jwl same for my son

Luckily for my son as the games are on late here he’s had to miss most of the games since he got into it.

Spared the heady days of watching such Willian with a beer belly, David Luiz red cards, guendouzi collapsing on the ball whenever he was touched and laca hitting row Z

FML I hate that team

China1

It was a basic kind of joy I felt when my son excitedly told me that in the latest fifa game arsenal are ranked as 5 stars and that Ode is rated ‘even more amazing’ than saka 😀

Prior to that he was playing fifa 19 where you can imagine how ass the team was lol

FB

Was Henderson jeered when teams were announced in the stadium, or when he was subbed off?

Genuine question. I didn’t watch.

FB

Talking of LB’s, although. he wouldn’t get anywhere near my XI, I always thought Nacho Monreal was really underrated

Rich

FB

100%.. Monreal was massively underrated by opposition fans…. Mr Consistent, we rarely got less than a 7/10 performance.

Lauren was another one, he was a warrior on the pitch, who went about his business with zero fuss.

jwl

I was relieved when my niece discovered arsenal women, China1, it never occured to me to suggest it but females have kept the passion alive for my niece until the males got their shit together a couple of seasons ago.

FB

Nice to see you around, Rich.

I only ever skim read comments, so apologies if you have been here all the time.

jwl

Raya interview in The Athletic – “The relationship? It’s very good,” adds Raya. “At the end of the day, we are mates, which is the important thing. We have a very healthy relationship. There are no problems. “We push each other every day in training: when he’s a little bit down, I push him, and when I’m a little bit down (he does the same). We train three goalkeepers, four at the most, for hours a week, and you need that kind of relationship because otherwise, the training is not going to go well. “I don’t like to look to… Read more »