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Fran Merida Scores On His Debut

Fran Merida Scores On His Debut

The news of Fran Merida's signing was met with great joy from all Gooner's today, but the fact he scored on his first appearance on English soil, doubled the happiness..

Having watched the Arsenal game vs AZ Alkmaar I have little knowledge of the game itself, but by all acounts, Merida scored the goal of the game.

Described by Arsenal.com as a 'swerving effort into the roof of the net' from 25 yards out, it certainly provides all Arsenal fans with something to get excited about.

The player has long been rumoured to have already have signed for the Gunners, official word from the club makes it all the more real.

Two goals from Arturo Lupoli, a screecher from Merida and one from new boy Barazite capped of a great 4-0 victory.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Friday August 4 2006
Time: 11:08PM

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just read it on Arsenal.com - great news, i've been waiting a good few months to hear more about this guy, by all accounts a real capture for us. the fact it's on the official site seems that we are assured he is our player. Ola, Fran, que pasa? »»Arsene Knows««
Wingston75
04/08/2006 23:19:00
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He has astounding ability.
Mikec
04/08/2006 23:32:00
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Rocky! I think you've missed the word NOT out of your second para!
merlin
05/08/2006 00:36:00
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Lol good spot merlin :D Is about time this got sorted and what a way to show us what hes about :) may he carry on scoring!
Johnaldiniho
05/08/2006 00:37:00
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Great news that he has actually signed - we've been waiting for this for months! Always nice to beat Borehamwood, but it's a meaningless fixture - those lads won't see easier opposition than that!
pitythefool
05/08/2006 01:02:00
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hopefully this is a sign of things to come, this guy is going to be amazing, long may his scoringf run conitue, him and walcott are the foundations ofr the future of this team alsong with feb ect the futures bright, the futures got arsenal written all over it
Walcott
05/08/2006 01:06:00
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Great news that he has actually signed - we've been waiting for this for months! Always nice to beat Borehamwood, but it's a meaningless fixture - those lads won't see easier opposition than that! - harsh but true, then there is the spuds, lol
Walcott
05/08/2006 02:22:00
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I hope youtube.com picks it up. Getting sick of googling goals & arsenal and it's wall to wall Nayim from 50.
greatwhitenorf
05/08/2006 04:48:00
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I say Borehamwood!!!!!! I expect you guys are soooooo proud, and 4-0 WOW!!!!!!!!!! Quote from above...................Always nice to beat Borehamwood, but it's a meaningless fixture - those lads won't see easier opposition than that! - harsh but true, then there is the spuds, lol Still can't get Spurs out of your mind then, you'll have neck ache looking up at us this season lol
sidyid
05/08/2006 05:48:00
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The spuds have an excellent youngster themselves in Huddlestone, I dont know why they dont concentrate on him rather than coming to slag our team off. Seems like arsenal are on their minds rather than the other way around.
Ashburton Gooner
05/08/2006 09:22:00
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