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Arsenal pre-season play against the press offers promise

Arsenal pre-season play against the press offers promise

Arsenal’s positional play on the ball should allow them to cope better with pressing teams In the recent Arsène Wenger years, Arsenal have been particularly vulnerable against pressing sides. Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City, in the Premier League, and Bayern Munich in Europe, all managed to stop Arsenal from playing and win the ball back in dangerous areas by pressing, a form of play for which Arsenal’s possession play had no answer. Santi Cazorla’s dribbling was occasionally press-resistant, but even Cazorla came undone, such as the 1-1 home draw with Tottenham in...
The Sun Aug 9, 2018

Ex-Arsenal ace Santi Cazorla given the most bizarre unveiling ever by Villarreal

SANTI CAZORLA was given a strange entrance at his unveiling ceremony upon his return to Villarreal. The former Arsenal ace was given a magician’s welcome, as he appeared from within a glass tube filled with smoke. The 33-year-old Spaniard rejoined the Spanish outfit, after being released from the Gunners. He had been training with the […]
The Sun Aug 7, 2018

Arsenal cult hero Santi Cazorla makes permanent switch to Villarreal after successful trial

SANTI CAZORLA has signed a contract with Villarreal after proving his is still fit enough to be a footballer. Cazorla became a cult hero at Arsenal during his six years at the club in which time he established himself as one of the best midfielders in the Premier League. The Spanish international saw his final […]
Sport Mole Jul 20, 2018
Former Arsenal favourite Santi Cazorla grateful to Villarreal

Former Arsenal favourite Santi Cazorla grateful to Villarreal

Santi Cazorla thanks Villarreal for giving him a chance to restart his career in Spain following a long-term injury layoff.
The Sun Jul 20, 2018

Ex-Arsenal star Santi Cazorla admits playing through pain barrier after making Villarreal return

EX-ARSENAL midfielder Santi Cazorla admits he is playing through the pain barrier after his first game in nearly two years. The 33-year-old has battled back from a series of career-threatening injuries, but his fitness did not return in time to earn a new deal at the Emirates. Cazorla returned Villarreal after six years in North […]
Pain in the Arsenal Jul 18, 2018

Arsenal: Robert Pires must be right about Gunners’ best move

Robert Pires has stated that hiring Unai Emery is the best piece of business that Arsenal have conducted this summer. For the club to be successful, he needs to be correct. It’s been a busy old summer for Arsenal. The resignation of Arsene Wenger. The hiring of a new manager. The departures of Santi Cazorla […] Arsenal: Robert Pires must be right about Gunners’ best move - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Jul 18, 2018

Former Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla makes return to first-team football with Villarreal after career-threatening injuries decimated Gunners career

SANTI CAZORLA is back in first-team action with Villarreal after ending his Arsenal injury nightmare. The former Gunners midfielder, now 33, is in his third stint with the Yellow Submarine after missing the entirety of last season. But the North London faithful have long been thinking ‘what if’ after he suffered a knee injury in […]
It’s make or break for Mohamed Elneny

It’s make or break for Mohamed Elneny

Elneny must prove his worth in Arsenal’s squad this season. The central midfield position has always given Arsenal fans a reason to wince. In recent years, we have lacked a dominant figure who can control matches week in week out. Santi Cazorla—recently departed to Spain—was the closest we came to just that, however, endless injury setbacks meant it always felt like we were settling for second best in the middle of the park. Jack Wilshere also battled a long history of injuries; and while this may or may not have been the reason he failed to reach his ‘potential,’ fans were...

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