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Fascinating interview with RvP
Padre Pio (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 08:39
A real insight into training and skills

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Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
BIGSNOOP (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 10:39
just read it good interview. On a side note from that interview I always wondered if we would of went for Van der Vaart, if Cesc was sold a year earlier to Barca. Keeping Cesc for that extra year may have been Wenger's worst decision ever.

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
Willy (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 10:54
I think the reporter is a bit disingenuous really, he says some quite harsh things about AFC and Holland players with the implication that they are RvP's views but provides no evidence that they are. RvP is a professional and I doubt he is happy about this insinuation.


Also Snoop if we had sold Cesc that year, Nasri would have had an undisputed playmaking role in the team and may have signed a new contract. Ifs and buts.

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
BIGSNOOP (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 10:57
agreed, just think that extra year from cesc cost us a whole bunch of money and a potential replacement and for what...I guess that's why hindsight is king.

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
Willy (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 10:59
For what? A dodgy back-heel at the Nou Camp. Defo worth it.

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
holzini (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 13:35
i fear rvp is gonna leave......

sadly the board is not that ambitious that he is,

but then in the other hand, his family loves london, he does too and he can be a legend here...


now it is the decision

heart or brain ?

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
Slordio (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 14:22
Wenger didnt believe in Van Der Vaart. Fuc*in typical. Evberything is down to wengers view on a player. thats exactly why we need a strong assistant coach, to give input in situations like that

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
ArsenalForever (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 16:07
vdv has played with adebayor and defoe yet he has less assists than song and walcott

and there are no new quotes...most of the quotes are from last year when we had nasri and cesc

 
Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
Jack_is_the_truth (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 18:13
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Willy
For what? A dodgy back-heel at the Nou Camp. Defo worth it.

actually playing alongside jack for a year has been invaluable to jacks development



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Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
weedz (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 21:14
Great read, thanx Padre.

I read, at the time when VDV was available from Real, that our scouts had run the rule over him and had advised Wenger NOT to go for him, because of his `disappearing during games, his lack of metres run during a game and his perceived poor injury record.

So much for our `top of the line` scouting system

IMO, Wenger`s failure to capture Alonso, VDV and a top, experienced keeper are the main reasons for our silver-ware drought.

I also believe that if Alonso had of come to Arsenal, Cesc would still be here.



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Re: Fascinating interview with RvP
Willy (IP Logged)
02 June, 2012 22:54
I know he did more than a dodgy backheel really Jack, although as a mentor for Wilshere he wasn't cheap. Even if not his best season, he was still a brilliant player for us.


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