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Wenger: We Can Catch United

Arsene Wenger believes that Arsenal can still catch Manchester United and win the Premiership crown this season.

Many people - including some Arsenal fans think that United are already too far ahead in the title race for us to have any chance of clawing our way back to the top.

Arsene though, does not share that opinion: "There is no team in England who you can say is not reachable.

"Last year at this time, Chelsea were already out of reach for anybody.

"This year there is a place to take because no body has taken all the points. I do not know if it is because Chelsea are inferior, or all the other teams are better.

"But it is much easier this year than last season and the year before, also than when we were champions in 2004 and did not lose a game.

"At the same time we have two teams to catch now, that is our problem."

Although I do share Arsene`s optimism I think that an absolute minimum of 10 points from the next 12 are essential.

How about we start with three tonight against Fulham?




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Writer: Nick Simmonett  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 29 2006

Time: 6:47PM

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Yeah that will be good, but we have to beat today and must not lag and treat this as a fading title decider if we even want to be a glimmer in the race.
gunner-minesh
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29/11/2006 18:55:00

Last year I don't think he admitted to being out of the race this early, why should we believe him this year? Arsene's becoming a bit too transparent for his own good these days.
Westl
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29/11/2006 19:04:00

2-0 to the tottenham, at the immigrants stadium, hasta la vista scumbags.
roberts front teeth
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29/11/2006 19:16:00

front teeth your dreaming.. i never give up until its impossible, united and chelsea are yet to have a bad patch, we have had ours, now its onwards and upwards.
PUREGOLD
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29/11/2006 19:24:00

Here here PG.
simmy8_2000
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29/11/2006 19:34:00

rocky 7 is a ***** who has gay orgys with his brother and his mums
LASAYER
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29/11/2006 19:47:00

Lasayer I heard those rumours too! Whinger is more stupid and I thought. The man has lost the plot, must be old age. 1st he wants a fight with Pardew then he refuses to shake hands now he thinks Arse can win the title. YEH RIGHT!!! Time to get you bus pass old man and hang up your gloves.
cockeril
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29/11/2006 20:01:00

I'm not gonna keep sticking up for gooners,but ***** off LASAYER if your gonna wind them up use some WIT,you piece of SH!T!
HATEtheGOONS
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29/11/2006 20:08:00

Wenger's on the site, he's says it's not over....IT IS NOW!!!
artyb
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29/11/2006 21:53:00

You got more chance of kepping ip with newcastle UTD, maybe thats what he meant?? HA HA !!!!!!!!!!!!!
cockeril
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29/11/2006 23:01:00

Title dreams are over.....well and truely. Horrific results recently. Saturday is even bigger than usual now. Win and we can start to try and make something of the seaon....lose, and Spurs draw level.
Rocky7
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29/11/2006 23:11:00

At least Alex Song look's like the new Vieria! Is Whinger really gonna play Flamini at left-back sat? Think AZZA'S gonna have to get his special yellow boot's out again.
HATEtheGOONS
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29/11/2006 23:19:00

And that would be the end of the world as we know it! Come on Arsenal!
Westl
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30/11/2006 09:05:00

well the race is truly over now. now we need to concentrate on the champions league place.
prits
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30/11/2006 09:24:00

saturday will be a cracker, the guys will be out to prove a point especially thierry, hard fought 3-0 to us..
luckys_10
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30/11/2006 09:24:00

not after last nights sorry tale....
ernshaw
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30/11/2006 09:29:00

Hahahahhaha who did he think he was kidding?! Certainly no knowledeable football fans!! What an IDIOT!!
BaldyYid
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30/11/2006 09:49:00

Sack him!!!!!!!!!!! Boooooooooooo!!!!! Whenger Out!!!!!! Curbishley in!!!!!!!!!
cockeril
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30/11/2006 10:09:00

Be prepared for the Pitball and the incredible Hudd!!!!!!!!!!
cockeril
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30/11/2006 10:10:00

you ********s have an opinion about everything related to us, lets see if you have the balls to come to our site after saturday when you get *****ed at the grove..
luckys_10
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30/11/2006 10:49:00

Catch United? Your having laugh. You'll be catching Watford at this rate!
Greybeard
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30/11/2006 11:49:00

actually 1 game in hand, and we're 3rd, we beat scum and chelski and its not so bad... inever say never ;)
PUREGOLD
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30/11/2006 17:27:00

i really boubt that you will catch them,.
swfcowls
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02/12/2006 09:31:00

Catch united - DREAM ON!!
BaldyYid
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16/12/2006 16:39:00

 

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