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Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 18:52
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Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 11/05/2018 08:26 by Padre Pio.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 18:53
Leicester XI: Jakupović, Simpson, Morgan (c), Maguire, Fuchs, Choudhury, Silva, Mahrez, Diabaté, Iheanacho, Vardy.

Subs: Hamer, Benalouane, Dragović, Iborra, Barnes, Gray, Thomas.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:00
Wilshere misses out as his bird is set to give birth.

Mavropanos starts for the third consecutive league game and Holding comes in for just his 8th league start of the season, Maitland-Niles and Kolasinac take up the full back roles.

Lacazette presumably rested along with Bellerin.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Padre Pio (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:06
Why rest players? Lacazette needs to improve



- until Wenger moves on, they'll always be the also-rans in the major competitions. A club in elite purgatory. Always good enough to make it to the big race, never fast or smart enough to push over the finish line in first place. That's all about the manager. Until he changes, Arsenal fans will continue to celebrate glorious failure.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:11
Might be because he played Thursday and Sunday

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Padre Pio (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:29
True, though pulled off early in one of them?



- until Wenger moves on, they'll always be the also-rans in the major competitions. A club in elite purgatory. Always good enough to make it to the big race, never fast or smart enough to push over the finish line in first place. That's all about the manager. Until he changes, Arsenal fans will continue to celebrate glorious failure.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Boston Gooner (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:31
Quote:
Padre Pio
Why rest players? Lacazette needs to improve



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Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:33
Quote:
Padre Pio
True, though pulled off early in one of them?

Played the 90 against Atletico, not sure about Sunday.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:34
Not that I'm against Holding and Mavropanos being given a chance in this nothing game, but I'm disappointed Chambers has disappeared having done so well in the last three games.

Hope Osei-Tutu gets off the bench. Given our lack of other right backs at the moment he could have a genuine chance of making it here.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
CazOnARola (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:41
Bellerin had been making very school boy level errors. A new manager other than arteta will sort him out

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Goofle (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:42
Quote:
Padre Pio
Why rest players? Lacazette needs to improve

I need to get taller.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:51
Patient build up involving Mkhitaryan, Ramsey and Maitland-Niles. M-N finds Iwobi and he has a shot saved for a corner.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:56
Kolasinac plays a great low ball across the six yard box but nobody had gambled.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:58
1-0 Iheanacho.

After a number of pathetic attempts at dealing with a Leicester corner, Iheanacho makes us pay.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 19:59
Mavropanos sent off!

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
TheTruthbeTold (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:01
Right ! We're only 2 or 3 players away from a championship. Lots of work to do !

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Padre Pio (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:02
This is a good start 1-0 down and 10 men



- until Wenger moves on, they'll always be the also-rans in the major competitions. A club in elite purgatory. Always good enough to make it to the big race, never fast or smart enough to push over the finish line in first place. That's all about the manager. Until he changes, Arsenal fans will continue to celebrate glorious failure.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:04
Mustafi on for Welbeck by the way

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
CazOnARola (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:05
Hope he learns from this. This is what I've seen from him in under 21s. I never found his conc levels to be at the point required in the premier league. Hopefully he will learn. We will see him in pre season next season hopefully.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
CazOnARola (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:06
I have no idea why vardy and mahrez are still playing for leicster city when ppl like chamberlain are moving to Liverpool

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:18
Good counter attack Mkhi has an effort saved.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:37
Half time 1-0 to Leicester.

We started brightly but conceded a really@#$%&goal after failing to deal with a corner multiple times. We then went down to 10 men after Mavropanos was sent off. Iwobi, Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang have had good chances for us, but Leicester have had some good opportunities as well.

Really competitive, end-to-end game. Shame we are behind in more ways than one.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:52
Quality passing and moving play at the start of the half sees Kolasinac hitting the post from a tight angle.

Leicester immediately counter. Vardy is slipped through but is flagged offside as he rounds Cech.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:53
Mustafi clears off the line!

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 20:58
Get in.

Xhaka finds Maitland-Niles with a ball over the top. Ainsley does well to get past his man and drive into the penalty area. He plays it to Aubameyang, who's initial effort is saved, but he smashes in the rebound.

1-1.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Padre Pio (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:01
My prediction looks it a bit better now



- until Wenger moves on, they'll always be the also-rans in the major competitions. A club in elite purgatory. Always good enough to make it to the big race, never fast or smart enough to push over the finish line in first place. That's all about the manager. Until he changes, Arsenal fans will continue to celebrate glorious failure.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:19
Penalty Leicester.

Clumsy from Mkhitaryan.

Vardy scores.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
karsene16 (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:19
anyone still watching this?

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Gunnersingh1 (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:26
Cech has let in 16 of the 17 pens he's faced!

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
MattySadler (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:27
Nketiah on for Iwobi.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
mapleleafgooner (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:30
Will get 3 pts in prediction league if score remains.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
karsene16 (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:33
Mahrez

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
mapleleafgooner (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:37
@#$%&

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
karsene16 (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:40
That was another fun game.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Optimistic Gunner (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:45
Arsenal are the only side in the top four tiers of English football yet to pick up an away point in 2018 (P7 W0 D0 L7)



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Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
karsene16 (IP Logged)
09 May, 2018 21:54
Arsene Wenger we want you to stay.

 
Re: Team News & Leicester Match Thread
Bergmars (IP Logged)
10 May, 2018 06:09
Season has been really poor



A shadow of what we were


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