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Arsenal - The French Connection: How the Arsenal B&hellip by Fred Atkins
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The book tells the story of the Arsene Wenger era and Arsenal's French legion through the stories of all 24 French Arsenal players , from the arrival of Patrick Vieira and Remi Garde, Wenger's first signings, to the present day and the recent arrival of gay icon Olivier Giroud. On the way it takes the reader through a tour of the triumphs and (more recently) the disappointments of Arsenal's recent history and how a team known for its dour and uncompromising physical nature became synonymous with French flair and elan which has at times enraptured supporters and opponents alike, as well as an emotional brittleness that has become an easy target for the less talented and imaginative (as well… Read more