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Specialist In Failure 1-0 Specialist In Nonsense

Specialist In Failure 1-0 Specialist In Nonsense

Earlier in the season Arsene Wenger suggested that anyone writing themselves out of the title race when they were a couple of points off the top of the league with a fair chunk of the season still left to play were simply covering their bases and might have had a "fear to fail".

The Arsene Manager mentioned no names in his quotes and despite the fact that Mr Wenger was referring to the comments made by numerous managers Chelsea`s Jose Mourinho took it as a personal attack and being the egotist that he is reacted with a childish retort.

The Portuguese manager claimed that following the Gunners 8 season trophy-less stint that Arsene Wenger is a "specialist in failure".

Over the years Mourinho has been used to favour from the media gained from his supposed humour, personality (& I used the word in its loosest possible way) and quirks, however for many of the journalists, reporters and commentators this was a step too far for even Jose.

If success is simply measured in trophies then sure, you could say the Arsenal manager has failed over the last 8 seasons, but it`s not, and to suggest it is naïve to say the least.

Did Roberto Martinez, Tony Pulis or Brendan Rogers "fail" this season simply because they didn`t win any silverware? Of course not, its how you play the hand you`ve been dealt what determines success.

Could Arsenal have done better with a little more investment? Sure. But the stability and longevity Arsene Wenger has achieved at Arsenal is nothing more than miraculous, especially when you consider the arrival of the Sheiks and Oligarchies.

What you could consider a failure would be spunking hundreds of millions of pounds on players and taking Chelsea from 3rd position in the table to a lofty 3rd position in the table. In fact, it`s been 5 years since Chelsea finished more than 3 points in front of Arsenal in the league.

Yesterday`s FA Cup win was not only a huge relief, it wasn`t only an amazing feeling to win another record breaking FA Cup (off our own back without any outside influence) but it was also a huge slap in the face to Mourinho that added further embarrassment to his ill-conceived comments.

And that`s always a fun time.

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Writer:Rocky7
Date:Sunday May 18 2014
Time: 1:00PM

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Great crowd at the Emirates today Proud........As for Jose, well I have no feelings none whatsoever.
Chippy Brady
18/05/2014 13:36:00
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INCREDIBLE turnout by the Arsenal fans today. What an amazing display for the parade and for the sign-off back at the stadium. Proud as punch today and even the sight of the mug of the Portuguese "enemy of football," can't spoil my mood. The Special Runt ought to look in the mirror if he wants to see a "Specialist in Failure as a Human Being."
julieloveshenry4ever
18/05/2014 14:15:00
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7Tm0SQT7N4 That's for Jose....
Chippy Brady
18/05/2014 14:37:00
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If you give success to stupid people it sometimes makes them more stupid.
Amos.
18/05/2014 15:30:00
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Jose only knows how to splash cash, slap his chest and smile for the media. He's got no clue about management. Wenger has always and will continue to be the bigger man between the two. The less said about the Failing One, the better. He's not gonna spoil my mood....Naaa not on this day. Up Gunners!!! One nil to The Arsenal!!!
Guyfox
18/05/2014 15:30:00
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So happy :)
sajit
18/05/2014 16:27:00
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I think the press choose their winners and losers and in Mourinho they've their winner. Whenever they get the opportunity to push back they give Jose a pass. The worse form of it is how quickly the press embrace and repeat the arsinine quips from their chosen one. I can't wait to hear Jose's next 'insightful' remarks about Wenger.
NYArse
18/05/2014 17:27:00
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Cry babies gooners. The man JM did not attack Arsene out of the blues.....AW started first and got his deserved response simple. the FA win does not change that! I think its shameful to celebrate FA the way you guys are. Celebrate ok.......
elemzy
18/05/2014 17:47:00
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Elemzy, can you remind exactly what Wenger said and the context, to start the embarrassing nonsense from Jose? He succeeded in showing how stupid he really is when he made that remark because Wenger never referred to him at his interview.
Naijagunner
18/05/2014 18:51:00
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Shameful because you will never get 250,000 people celebrating on the streets in London. AW didn't start this feud if I recall JM called him a Voyeur in 2005 back up your facts or Pi$$ off.
Chippy Brady
18/05/2014 18:56:00
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