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Wenger: The Team Is Fantastic

Wenger: The Team Is Fantastic

Arsene Wenger today hailed his young Arsenal stars as 'fantastic'

Last night saw Arsenal become the only remaining British team left in this seasons Champion's League competition, but with a massive injury list and the departure of Patrick Vieira and Edu, the average age of the Arsenal players is little over 21.

Arsene's army fought admirably last night to earn a 0-0 draw against Real Madrid's 'Galactico's' and with half the job already complete in the Bernabeau, Arsenal progressed into the quarter finals.

Something which Le Boss is extremely proud of.

'Over the two legs, I feel we have done extremely well... and if you look at the average age of the team it is fantastic,' he said.

'We have been growing and re-building for two months. I believe we have re-built character and solidarity and these have always been the basic values of our club.

'For a while in November and December, I felt we did not always have that, or the belief we have always shown before.

Arsene believes that we have not been 'mature' enough in the past, but things are coming together.

'The team are growing up...it is a very, very young side and you have to be a bit patient at times. The quality of our football has always been good, (but) we often haven't been mature enough to avoid losing matches 1-0.'


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Writer:Rocky7
Date:Thursday March 9 2006
Time: 2:00PM

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Comments

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"Excellent result for you guys and with My lot and ‘Pool slumping out good for English football. Darned fine performance and entertaining too boot. Well done fellas."
BlindJak
09/03/2006 14:10:00
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"Excellent result for you guys and with My lot and ‘Pool slumping out good for English football. Darned fine performance and entertaining too boot. Well done fellas."
BlindJak
09/03/2006 14:10:00
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toon fan droping in to say nice to see an eglish team progress , good luck , lets hope you bring home the cup
COOP1407
09/03/2006 14:18:00
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toon fan droping in to say nice to see an eglish team progress , good luck , lets hope you bring home the cup
COOP1407
09/03/2006 14:18:00
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Thanks fellas, it's good to hear some English support for our lads. As AW said, lets play the game with some grace, style and dignity!!!
Rocky7
09/03/2006 14:47:00
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Thanks fellas, it's good to hear some English support for our lads. As AW said, lets play the game with some grace, style and dignity!!!
Rocky7
09/03/2006 14:47:00
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To hell with all Wenger outers, the mans a legend
nakcuh
09/03/2006 15:00:00
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To hell with all Wenger outers, the mans a legend
nakcuh
09/03/2006 15:00:00
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proud to see the boys through bring on juventus!!!!!!!!!! DOWN with alan pardrew!!!!!!!!!!!!
zinadene zawho??????
11/03/2006 13:15:00
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proud to see the boys through bring on juventus!!!!!!!!!! DOWN with alan pardrew!!!!!!!!!!!!
zinadene zawho??????
11/03/2006 13:15:00
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