Match Day Arsenal v Man City, Sunday 12 August 16:00

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Not at all as entertaining as it promised to be. City seem to pick up where they left off mind
 

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Why on earth did Arsenal spend loads on Leno if it is to sit him on the bench? No offense but Cech needs to let go. Leno is a more than able goalie and should be given his chance. A very Wenger decision by Unai.
Also, Lichtsteiner? It reminds me of Wenger calling back Mickäel Sylvestre from pre-retirement. Buy young and hungry Unai.

On the game, the physio should get the sack for allowing Maïtland-Niles to continue despite the poor lad being barely able to walk! Wenger's shadow is still very much at the club on this first half's showing. Unai's got a lot of work to do.
City still very much the team to beat. Mahrez, Sterling, Walker, Mendy all really impressive. The intensity of the game is jaw-dropping. Let's see how the second half goes.
 

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Arsenal persisting with playing out from deep even though it seems to put them in trouble more often than not.
 

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B. Silva is moving up a level this season it seems. He was very impressive what I saw of him in preseason.
 

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Pep was bigging him up all summer. This is the year he takes the mantle from his brother David I think.
Yup it could be where the pupil overtakes the master. Think Bernardo Silva will be one of the main danger men for City now if he keeps this up.
 

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No one is mentionning Özil?

I suppose that the less said about his performance the better. Just don't understand why Unai took off Ramsey and not him.
 

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