Ray Parlour

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Alexis Sanchez to get HUGE pay hike and stay at Arsenal?

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I do not know if Ray Parlour is one of the former Arsenal stars who still has close links with Arsene Wenger and the club, as the likes of Robert Pires and Thierry Henry seem to, but our former midfield star does seem to think that the Gunners do still have a chance of keeping [...]

Should Arsenal break the bank to get Griezmann?

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Ray Parlour's dream may come true if Arsenal shows aggression in the transfer market. By SK Reading through the sport headlines this morning, I came a across a particular interesting story which says Ray Parlour, an Arsenal legend wishes to see Antoine Griezmann in an Arsenal shirt! Let's face it Ray Parlour wouldn't be alone [.

Ray Parlour Reminisces About The Time Dennis Bergkamp Accidentally Convinced Arsenal To Sign Igors Stepanovs

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"I know lads, I can only apologise..."

With his new autobiography (complete with its magnificent front cover) on sale now, Ray Parlour has been doing the PR rounds of late, spouting off cheerful, chirrupy anecdotes of his playing days at Arsenal left, right and centre.

As such, an excerpt from "The Romford Pele" appeared in the Guardian recently, in which Parlour reels off a smashing little yarn about the day he and Dennis Bergkamp, in the act of teasing Martin Keown, unwittingly convinced Arsene Wenger to spend £1million on Igors Stepanovs theLatviancentre-halfwidely regarded as one of the worst, most cumbersome playersever to have played for the Gunners.

The Romford Pele: Front Cover Of Ray Parlour’s Forthcoming Autobiography Is A Work Of Tim Lovejoy-Bashing Art (Photo)

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Ray Parlour is on the brink of releasing an autobiography, which is wonderful news for fans of under-appreciated Arsenal midfielders and/or men whose dainty ginger ringlets seemed to bepermanently glistening with dew drops of sweat.

The "wonderfully funny and candid" book documents Parlour's impressive careeron his slog upfrom scrubbing boots at Arsenal as a traineebefore going on to make over 330 Premier League appearances as part of the famous all-conquering Invincibles team.

On This Day In 2001: Newcastle United End 30-Game London Hoodoo By Beating Arsenal

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Since last leaving the capital with something to show for their troubles in 1997, by the time their game against Arsenal came around in December of 2001 it had been a whopping 30 matches since Newcastle United last managed to win a match in London.

With that in mind, you can forgive most of the travelling Toon fansfor nursinga slight sense of foreboding ahead of their long-haul trip to Highbury.

Anthony Martial will flop for Man Utd, says Arsenal legend

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Anthony Martial will flop for Manchester United this season following his surprise signing, says Arsenal legend Ray Parlour. The Red Devils landed...

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Ray Parlour betting on Arsenal to beat Tottenham! So Am I….

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Ray Parlour, Arsenal legend turned TV Pundit, is looking forward to next weekend's North London Derby, and although he knows that Spurs are in great form he still believes the Gunners can take all three points away from White Hart Lane. He told SportLobster: "Who's coming out on top in the North London derby?

Thierry Henry will be Arsenal manager one day, says Ray Parlour

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Thierry Henry will be an Arsenal manager one day in the future if he wants to be, according to former Gunner Ray Parlour. The legendary French...

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Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard suffering with loss of Luis Suarez, says ex-Arsenal star Ray Parlour

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Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is suffering with the loss of Luis Suarez, according to former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour. The Uruguayan left...

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Club Legend confirms Arsenal will not stop player to join Manchester United

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Club Legend confirms Arsenal will not stop player to join Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com

Arsenal legend Ray Parlour has claimed that the Gunners will not stop defender Thomas Vermaelen to join Manchester United in the summer. We had earlier reported that the Belgian is set to join the Red Devils after the World Cup but the story has met with confusion among the London club.

An Arsenal Blast from the Past No. 14 Arsenal’s FA Cup Final History

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Tomorrow Arsenal plays Hull City in their record eighteenth FA Cup Final appearance; they are tied with Manchester United. Hull City will be making their first appearance.

Here is a brief accounting of our Cup Final appearances.

1926-1927 – Arsenal vs Cardiff City

Arsenal's first final, but sadly we lost 0-1 and it's the only time the FA Cup left England.

An Arsenal Blast from the Past No. 14 Arsenal’s FA Cup Final History

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Tomorrow Arsenal plays Hull City in their record eighteenth FA Cup Final appearance; they are tied with Manchester United. Hull City will be making their first appearance.

Here is a brief accounting of our Cup Final appearances.

1926-1927 – Arsenal vs Cardiff City

Arsenal's first final, but sadly we lost 0-1 and it's the only time the FA Cup left England.

Arsenal’s 35-pint preparation for winning the double

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Former Arsenal star Ray Parlour has revealed the booze and fags culture that helped the Gunners win the Double in Arsene Wenger's first season in charge. He recalled one pre-season afternoon when five of the Gunners' English stars sank 35 pints of beer. Meanwhile, the team's new French contingent went to a coffee shop where [.

Former Gunner questions club’s transfers

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Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour revealed that he is worried about the attacking options for the current Gunners side. Parlour, who played for Arsenal from 1992 to 2004 and made 339 appearances for the club, believes that while signing Ozil is a big plus for the club, the squad might struggle up front with limited strikers available.

VIDEO: Charity Shield 2003 – United vs Arsenal

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United: Tim Howard, Phil Neville, Rio Ferdinand, Mikaël Silvestre, Quinton Fortune, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Roy Keane (c), Nicky Butt, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Ruud van Nistelrooy.
United substitutes:, Roy Carroll, John O'Shea, Eric Djemba-Djemba, Kieran Richardson, Darren Fletcher, David Bellion and Diego Forlán.

Vote For Arsenal’s Greatest Midfielders Of The Modern Era

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This must be the most difficult vote, three from the modern era of midfielders is nigh on impossible, whether its the legend of Rocky the strength and skill of Patrick, the sublimity of Pires or the goals of Ljungberg. To choose three from those four is difficult enough and then we add Parlour, Silva and Davis into the mix for good measure and not forgetting probably the best player to grace the Emirates Cesc Fabregas.

Vote For Arsenal’s Greatest Midfielders Of The Modern Era

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This must be the most difficult vote, three from the modern era of midfielders is nigh on impossible, whether its the legend of Rocky the strength and skill of Patrick, the sublimity of Pires or the goals of Ljungberg. To choose three from those four is difficult enough and then we add Parlour, Silva and Davis into the mix for good measure and not forgetting probably the best player to grace the Emirates Cesc Fabregas.

Arsenal’s Greatest Midfielders Day 5

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Continuing our Summer series of articles in search of Arsenal's greatest ever team, this week we continue our quest for the greatest midfielders to include in our team.Don't forget totake the opportunity to choose your personal favourite midfielder by voting in the poll at the end of the week.

Arsenal’s Greatest Midfielders Day 5

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Continuing our Summer series of articles in search of Arsenal's greatest ever team, this week we continue our quest for the greatest midfielders to include in our team.Don't forget totake the opportunity to choose your personal favourite midfielder by voting in the poll at the end of the week.

Chelsea vs Arsenal: London Clubs Take Center Stage in England’s Forgotten Rivalry

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While they are not direct rivals, there is a long history of heated competition between the two clubs dating all the way back to their first encounter at Stamford Bridge in 1907.

It was the first match between two London sides in the First Division and drew a record crowd of over 65,000.

Former Arsenal star hails Giroud plus another striker rumour

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Arsenal will struggle to score any goals after the departure of Robin van Persie to Manchester United and Alex Song to Barcelona, everybody said. The top goal scorer and top assist provider would leave Arsenal in mid table, some suggested. Giroud can't score and will be another Chamakh, pundits predicted weeks ago.

Ray Parlour Tutoring Lukas Podolski on Cockney Rhyming Slang

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Arsenal's new Summer recruit German striker Lukas Podolski getting tutored by none other than "The Romford Pele" Ray Parlour on Cockney Rhyming Slang!

Arsenal star Lukas Podolski learns some cockney rhyming slang from Ray Parlour

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Arsenal are doing everything possible to help new striker Lukas Podolski to continue his successful start to life at the club. That includes helping him to integrate with the local community by wheeling out "club legend" Ray Parlour to help him learn some cockney rhyming slang. The Germany international hit the classroom while the Romford [.

‘Romford Pele’ Ray Parlour Tutors Lukas Podolski In Cockney Rhyming Slang (Video)

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By Chris Wright

In which Arsenal striker and professional German Lukas Podolski hunkers down for 'Cockney Ryhming Slang 101′ as taught by the 'Romford Pele' himself, Ray bleedin' Parlour...

Join us again next week for lesson two: a track-by-track synopsis of Chas & Dave's Greatest Hits

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Arsenal Champions League Highlights

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The 16th of September, 1999 marked a landmark occasion for Arsenal FC as they kicked their first ball in Europe's elite club competition, drawing 1-1 against French club RC Lens, with Marc Overmars writing himself into the history books, scoring the Gunners first ever goal.

For 15 of the next 16 seasons the north London club would grace the Champions League and are now preparing for their 14th consecutive continental campaign.

Arsenal Champions League Highlights

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The 16th of September, 1999 marked a landmark occasion for Arsenal FC as they kicked their first ball in Europe's elite club competition, drawing 1-1 against French club RC Lens, with Marc Overmars writing himself into the history books, scoring the Gunners first ever goal.

For 15 of the next 16 seasons the north London club would grace the Champions League and are now preparing for their 14th consecutive continental campaign.

Arsenal should sign Papiss Cisse now!

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The bombshell from Robi Van Persie yesterday has given all Arsenal fans a shock, but according to the ex-Arsenal star Ray Parlour, Arsene Wenger should cash in on the Dutchman as quick as possible and then go out and buy a proven Premiership goalscoring machine like Papiss Cisse, and the fans would quickly get over [.

Ray Parlour, Martin Keown and Graeme Le Saux sign for non-league Wembley FC

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It's certainly not everyday that a 3000 capacity ground welcomes three FA Cup winners and six internationals to the wage bill, but that's what happened yesterday. Non-league Wembley FC – who play in the Combined Counties Football League – were the lucky recipients of a mid-1990s nostalgia trip yesterday with former Arsenal trio Ray Parlour, [.

Ray Parlour, Martin Keown will play in the FA Cup this coming season

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Ray Parlour and Martin Keown will play in the FA Cup this season, with David Seaman as the side's goal keeping coach.

Budweiser has signed our old chums to play/coach for Wembley FC, the non-league side it sponsors, in the FA Cup, which it sponsors. Also.

Bud give the Racist-by-Association (see [.

Parlour: Bould will be hit as Wenger’s new No.2 at Arsenal

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Ray Parlour believes Steve Bould can give Arsenal fresh impetus and provide Gunners players with the inspiration to get back amongst the silverware next season.

Arsenal have confirmed that assistant manager Pat Rice will be leaving the club at the end of the season, with youth team coach Bould named as Arsene Wenger's new No.

FA Cup

Yes. We Can. (Win the FA Cup Final)

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Is it just a British thing to support the underdog? Doesn't seem to happen in the States (except in Rocky1).

It is rare that we Gooners support the underdog but we do today. Quite a nice feeling if I am honest. The last two FA Cup victories were against teams we should have hammered, one we did and one we nearly didn't.

McBride to play for ninth-tier side in FA Cup

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For those hoping to see Brian McBride return to the playing field, your wishes have come true.

McBride will be suiting up for ninth-tier English side Wembley FC during its quest to make a run at the FA Cup. The team, which is pairing a number of aging, retired, former standouts with its host of amateurs, is being funded by Budweiser, a lead sponsor of the FA Cup, and is also the subject of a television documentary that will detail its efforts to pull off a shock cup run.

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Former Premier League Legends sign for FC Wembley!

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Wembley FC play in the English Combined Counties League which is eight divisions below the top-flight have not only gone Stateside thanks to the help of sponsors Budweiser but they have also signed several former Premier League stars in a bid for FA Cup glory or at least qualify for the first round proper at least.

Wembley FC begin their FA Cup journey

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You will have heard of the name, but many people may not realise that non-league club Wembley FC are actually backed by lager giants Budweiser. The American company has donated large funds and signed former players such as David Seaman, Graeme Le Saux, Martin Keown, Ray Parlour and Claudio Caniggia. The promotion is linked to [.

McBride set for unique FA Cup appearance with Wembley FC

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By AVI CREDITOR

Four years ago, iconic U.S. forward Brian McBride was captaining the U.S. men's Olympic team in Beijing. Saturday, about two miles to the west of Wembley Stadium, where Brazil and Mexico will meet in this year's men's Olympic final, he'll be trying to lead an upstart team on an entirely different stage.

Caniggia vuelve al fútbol.

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22.06.2012 - No es la primera tentativa después de otros amagues. La noticia de que Claudio Paul Caniggia vuelve al fútbol despierta no sólo curiosidad. El Pájaro, considerado en el top five de nuestro fútbol junto a Maradona, Messi y Redondo, que hizo honor al puesto de René Houseman y remite a los mejores momentos del fútbol argentino, cumplió 45 años en enero (2012) y no dudó en volver a ponerse los cortos.

McBride Joins Wembley FC for FA Cup Run

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Brian McBride will be returning to competitive soccer as a member of Wembley FC. The club plays in England's non-league pyramid, but has signed David Seaman, Ray Parlour, Martin Keown, Graeme Le Saux, and Claudio Caniggia along with McBride for this season's FA Cup. The club is sponsored by Budweiser and the FA Cup campaign will be the subject of a documentary series called Dream.

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Wenger: “Giggs’ goal won United the Treble”

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Arsene Wenger has claimed that Ryan Giggs' goal in the replay of the 1999 FA Cup still haunts him, adding that the Welshman's incredible finish effectively put United on course for a historic Treble.

Having gone ahead through a superb David Beckham strike, United were pegged back by a great finish from Dennis Bergkamp and had Roy Keane sent off for a second yellow deep into the second half.

Enter to Win a Trip To Brazil For World Cup 2014 [CONTEST]

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Now if you're not excited for the World Cup, then you are clearly on the wrong website. For those who are, which should be everyone, you will be delighted to know that a respected bookmaker is actually hiring.

TitanBet are looking to fly someone out to Brazil and employ them in a role that is best described as the bee's knees.

EPL Has Beens Visit Jakarta

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So we have the EPL All Stars in Jakarta for the weekend. In a masterpiece of timing their visit coincides with the national team hosting Inter Milan and tomorrow has the domestic biggy...Persija v Persib.

Why the hell would anyone wanna see a bunch of middle aged, pot bellied men hugging each other, enjoying their own private jokes and occasionally condescending to toss a wave or a thumbs up to the paying, braying, fan.