Thomas Vermaelen

By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 12th, 2012
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Bradford City 1 Arsenal 1 (Bradford win 3-2 on penalties). In a season of lows, Arsenal hit rock bottom last night with a humiliating exit from the quarter final of the League Cup. Victory was nothing less than the League Two side deserved, for on a raw night in a capacity Coral Windows Stadium, Brad...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 16th, 2012
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One of Arsène Wenger’s favourite instructions to his young Arsenal team is that they should always play with what he calls the handbrake off. They certainly did just that on Monday night but, in Wigan Athletic, they unexpectedly found themselves careering into an immovable object. Two goals in the sp...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 8th, 2012
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With Manchester City’s faint title hopes fading further, manager Roberto Mancini finally appears to have lost patience with Mario Balotelli after the petulant striker was sent off in 1-0 loss at Arsenal. The City manager has indulged Balotelli despite various indiscretions on and off the pitch ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 31st, 2012
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There has always been something of the Tommy Cooper about Adel Taarabt – some of his tricks work but most do not – and QPR’s Moroccan magician took comparisons to a new level by donning a red fez as he scored his first Premier League goal. The fact that it set QPR on their way […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 3rd, 2012
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Follow minute-by-minute commentary of the Premier League game between Liverpool vs Arsenal live: 90+3 min Fear not Liverpool fans. Kenny has a solution. On comes Carroll. What? Eh? Oh, right… 90+1 min Liverpool 1 Arsenal 2 WHAT A CRACKER FROM VAN PERSIE. A huge floated ball chipped forward to f...