Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

We Love You Freddie.........?

We Love You Freddie.........?

This is a short but sweet post from the forum made by Phantom of the Grove. I decided to front page it because I consider this issue very interesting and would like to hear the views of a wider range of people.

_______________

'We love you Freddie, because you got red hair
We love you Freddie, because you're everywhere'

We love you Freddie, a chant which saw Freddie carry out the better days of his career at Arsenal and a chant which most Gooners sing till this day (but most probably with a very liberal abandon). But the fact remains, above all else, poor old Freddie's bald now; no red hair. And it is true, he is everywhere, but it doesn't amount to much as he's only managed to put the ball in the net 5 times in all competitions this year and last year combined + world cup, nor is he much at getting the ball past defenders.

Now what do you guys say, will/should Freddie remain an arsenal player next year?

Article submitted by Phantom of the Grove



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

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Saturday April 14 2007
Time: 1:00AM

Comments

0
I think the picture for the article is a good representation of what FL8 now brings to the team. The good times were great, but the bad times are quite cringworthy.
Rocky7
14/04/2007 01:03:00
0
His experience is valuable but i'm not sure he should be a starter....if he does stay then he should take a pay cut as well.
AB_Arsenal
14/04/2007 02:29:00
0
bubye freddie thank u 4 the gud times
karley
14/04/2007 09:05:00
0
I think you all know my feelings about this one! Fact is, you can't keep someone just because of experience, otherwise we might as well resign Tony Adams. I am certain he won't be here come August.
Little Dutch
14/04/2007 09:18:00
0
i love freddie, the memory of him against chelsea in the FA CUP final and the song that was sung that day still sends shivers.... his expereince and fight for the team has led us to alot of glory, yes he is past his best, he will probably go, but for me he certainly is up there with the greats of arsenal and he will be missed and remembered.
PUREGOLD
14/04/2007 09:45:00
0
i luv freddie , but its time 2 go.....
HENRY`14
14/04/2007 11:07:00
0
I think he should stay
Johnny Kipper
14/04/2007 13:05:00
0
Keep him; we are laking experience so we can't just sell him; keep him for now as he should improve along with the rest of the team.
gunner-minesh
14/04/2007 13:15:00
0
I respect him as a player and in the past I rated him but I think it is time for him to leave Arsenal. He can't keep up with the flow of the game anymore. The young players play a quick game which he can't keep up. I think he should be sold and a new player brought in who can bring experience and flare. A play similar to Rosiky in that he brings experience but he can keep up with the flow and is still somewhat young.
Gunners
14/04/2007 16:32:00
0
He missed a few chances today as well against Bolton. His work rate is still fantastic, but the end result has dipped a bit in recent times. I still think w should hold on to him for one more season, though he wont be 1st choice starter next season. Still invaluable with his experience and I believe he still has a role to play.
prits
14/04/2007 17:18:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Vital Preview - Premier League - 23rd-25th September 2017

The 2017-18 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend, 23rd-25th September.

The UK's Tightest Derby Clashes - 2017

Ever wondered which local derby in the United Kingdom is the most closely contested?

Officials - Arsenal v West Brom (25/9/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Arsenal and West Bromwich Albion this Monday.

Wenger On Alexis & Wilshere

With Alexis Sanchez and Jack Wilshere making starting appearances against Doncaster Rovers in the EFL Cup, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been discussing both players.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Arsenal
Write For Vital Arsenal
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion
Suggested By:
Arsenal win100%
West Brom win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Write for Vital Football