Category Archives: The Bergy Blog

Why it all needs to be burnt to the ground

I was talking to my friend Jess in the aftermath of the Bayern massacre in London last week, and she made a rather interesting reference to Alexis Sánchez grinning on the bench during our discussion. While it’s clear both Sánchez … Continue reading

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Is Arsène Wenger leaving Arsenal a sinking ship?

It has often been said about Arsène Wenger that no matter when he leaves Arsenal he will be leaving the club perfectly setup for his successor. Increasingly, that moment looks as though it may well be upon us this summer … Continue reading

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Every Arsenal blog you read this week should be about Oxlade-Chamberlain

And why not? He’s come into a position he has very little top level experience in at a time we really need someone to give us a new option and has excelled in so many different ways. Chamberlain came through … Continue reading

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What Arsenal’s January could have been

At the end of the transfer window, we asked our master at spying young talent to name three youngsters that could help out our first XI in positions we need.  Not only has Drew picked out three gems, but also … Continue reading

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Danny Welbeck can really be like a new signing at Arsenal

It is a cliché that often comes out around this time. While fans are frothing at the mouth for their club to loosen the purse strings and add to their squad, managers trot out the usual line to curtail supporters’ … Continue reading

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To press or not to press: the Arsenal conundrum

The world of football has changed dramatically over the last 10 years. The new era of football comes from pressing. Modern day teams are highly drilled both physically and mentally on this art and every team has their own style of pressing. … Continue reading

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Sánchez’ versatility improving Arsenal’s flexibility

The questions surrounding Arsenal’s center forward have always been a topic of debate; sometimes more heated than it’s needed to be. After being spoiled throughout the years by the likes of Ian Wright, Dennis Bergkamp, Thierry Henry, and Robin van … Continue reading

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Arsenal’s British Core: Time to Stick or Twist

At the moment, Arsenal is a football club at a crossroads. Everywhere you look there are signs of division and the possibility for events to go one of two ways. The contracts of Alexis Sánchez and Mesut Özil are perhaps … Continue reading

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Munich Awaits! Time to make it count

Something a little different this week as Regular Bloggers Luke (@LukeIsPremium) and OG (@Hollefreund) team up to give their thoughts on drawing Bayern Munich in the Champions League. In a completely surprising turn of events (ha!), we’ve drawn German giants Bayern … Continue reading

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The evolution of Alexis Sánchez

Alexis Sánchez week by week is growing into the centre forward we’ve been waiting years for. Many have long called for him to get an extended run centrally whilst others have passed him up as “not a striker” entirely, but now we’re … Continue reading

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