Arsenal vs Stoke : Match Preview

One of our bogey teams visits the grove today, with Stoke doing well in the top 5 of the of the table and us on the second page of the table in 11th position, a win is very much needed. But have no fears, Delap or not, Arsenal have never lost to Stoke at home, at least not in this modern era. Their bogeyness only works at the Brittania.

We are a team on ascendancy and what better way to stamp that than beat a team that has always been a thorn in our sides and then that Ramsey incident. I must say, with Stoke’s approach to the game I fear for Van Persie but they should be more worried about our own attacking threat.

Bar RVP, our attackers have been poor in recent weeks and the one actually banging in the goals(Oxlade-Chamberlain) continues to languish on the bench. Our exotic number 9 hasn’t played a premier league minute, nott one and Chamakh continues to come in and go out of the squad entirely.

For this game, I’d gladly take a 1-0 victory but we’re at home so I say go for the jugular and kill them off, give the lads a morale boosting win a la Sunderland. I expect the defence to continue their impressive play from the last two games and hopefully see Park play today.

Possible Line-Up: Szczesny-Djourou-Koscielny-Mertesacker-Santos-Song-Arteta-Ramsey-Gervinho-Walcott-RVP

Prediction : Arsenal 3:1 Stoke



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Posted on October 23, 2011, in News and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. I agree, we are winning this

  2. I see us Owning them.. but its Arsenal…and it is Stoke.. ive never been comfortable with this Fixture. COYG!!! We can do this. We need to move up that Ladder.

  3. Kaycee Naija gunner

    We need 2 be tactical & utiliz evry chanc dat coms our way.we ar in 4 a tough one at the grove no doubt,bt i us comin out tops here.Stoke can play hard n they’v realy improved.i expect an excitin game 2day!

  4. I want to see AOC. This should be 3 points in the bag.

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