Kick off: time to check the team-sheet!

It’s just past 3pm on a bleary Monday afternoon in North London; the perfect time to kick off the blog, don’t you think?

For this first post, I thought I’d introduce you to some of the Arsenal squad. We’ve got big ones, small ones, squiggly ones and broken ones playing for the first team; so I’ll try to give you a little background on each one as I go along. First up in the series: The goalkeepers.


Probably the key role in a football team, the goalkeeper can make or break a team. We all know there’s no point in scoring 10 in a game if you can’t keep a clean sheet at the other end, so you need someone confident (not cocky!), self assured, calm and all powerful in goal. And if you can’t get God to pop in for each game, one of these fella’s might just fit the bill…

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