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Paul Merson Is Coming To Dublin To Speak At Croke Park Next Month

BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Paul Merson answers questions during Gillette Soccer Saturday Live with Jeff Stelling on March 19, 2012 at the Bournemouth International Centre in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Paul Merson is the latest big name to be announced as a key-note speaker at One-Zero Conference, 2017 which takes place at Croke Park on October 17th. The former Arsenal star, best known these days as a television pundit, joins a star-studded line-up that already includes Frank Bruno and Hope Solo. Tickets for the sports and sports technology conference are …

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Paul Merson Bizarrely Has A Massive Dig At Chelsea’s David Luiz

Chelsea defender David Luiz has had a standout season in his first year back in the Premier League, but that seemingly hasn’t been enough to impress Paul Merson. Eyebrows were raised when manager Antonio Conte decided to bring the Brazilian international back to Stamford Bridge for £32m just two years after he was sold to Paris Saint-Germain, but the decision …

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Watch: Paul Merson Displays Very Questionable Knowledge Of The Scottish Premiership

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Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson displayed a very dubious understanding of the Scottish Premiership when asked by his employer to preview Saturday’s fixtures. The former Arsenal midfielder regularly gives his opinions on how he feels Premier League matches will go, but it seems that this confidence in his predictions does not travel north of the border. Previewing the SPFL action …

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Paul Merson Broke Down Discussing The Tragic Passing Of The Legendary Ugo Ehiogu

Paul Merson was extremely emotional discussing the tragic passing of his friend and former teammate, Ugo Ehiogu. On Thursday afternoon, the horrible news broke that former Premier League footballer Ugo Ehoigu had been rushed to hospital after collapsing at Tottenham’s training centre. The 44-year-old was Spurs’ Under-23’s coach and despite receiving medical attention both on site and after being taken …

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Paul Merson Loses The Run Of Himself And Claims Harry Redknapp Is A Better Manager Than Arsène Wenger

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Arsène Wenger is feeling a massive amount of pressure right now, after his Arsenal side were all but dumped out of the Champions League thnaks to a 5-1 hammering at Bayern Munich on Wednesday. The result leaves the Gunners staring down the barrel of a last-16 exit for the seventh year in succession, and has increased speculation that this will be Wenger’s …

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Watch: Paul Merson Makes Another Clanger With FA Cup Predictions

Sky Sports football ‘expert’ Paul Merson’s views draw a lot of attention to say the least. Recently he made the bizarre suggestion that West Ham should sell Dimitri Payet for £30 million and buy Anthony Martial for £20 million. “Sell Payet for £30m, bring in Martial for £20m” New year, same old Paul Merson…pic.twitter.com/RfogABMqdA — BigSport (@BigSportGB) January 2, 2017 …

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Mesut Ozil Wants To Take Wilshere’s Number At Arsenal

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has said that he wants to take Jack Wilshere’s number 10 jersey following the England midfielder’s loan move to Eddie Howe’s Bournemouth for the rest of the season. Wilshere, who joined the Cherries on a season long loan deal on Wednesday, will temporarily vacate the number 10 jersey for the rest of the season and Ozil …

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Sky Pundit Thinks Arsenal Could Be Set For Major Windfall Should They Choose To Sell Jack Wilshere

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Jack Wilshere of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

So that’s a wrap. The transfer window has come and gone, and there is a sense of shock after a somewhat surprising deadline day. One of the standout transfers it brought was Jack Wilshere’s loan move from Arsenal to Bournemouth. The England international has had a torrid time with injuries throughout his career, and this move to Bournemouth presents him …

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Arsenal Legend Slams The Club’s Pursuit Of Jamie Vardy

CHANTILLY, FRANCE - JUNE 7: Jamie Vardy of England looks on during the first England training session in France ahead of the Euro 2016 at Stade des Bourgognes on June 7, 2016 in Chantilly, France. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s £20m bid for Leicester City star Jamie Vardy certainly raised a few eyebrows last week, and it seems that one or two club legends have also been left mystified. Speaking to Talksport on Wednesday morning, Paul Merson admitted he was left “flabbergasted” by Arsenal’s pursuit of the England international,  though this was referring to how Vardy was supposed to integrate into …

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Former Arsenal Great Launches Stinging Attack On Arsène Wenger

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 09: Arsene Wenger Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal at the Boleyn Ground on April 9, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

With each passing match, the tenure of Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger looks ever more likely to come to a sorry end, be it this summer or next. Despite beating West Bromwich Albion 2-0 on Thursday and going one step closer to consolidating a Champions league place for next season, the fans have become massively disgruntled with another year of underperformance – …

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Paul Merson Believes Chelsea Will Finish In Top Four Ahead Of United

The Sky Sports pundit fancies Tottenham for third place and struggling Chelsea to finish fourth ahead of Manchester United. Current Premier League champions Chelsea have suffered their worst start since the ’70s, and have conceded the third most goals in the league on their way to losing seven league matches in twelve fixtures. The divisive pundit still sees Jose Mourinho’s side claiming …

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Is There A Doping Problem At Arsenal Or Anywhere In Football?

Arsene Wenger has been in charge of Arsenal since 1996. The Frenchman has overseen the Gunners pass through many eras of football in the last 20 years, but in an interview with L’Equipe this week, he has revealed that he believes that doping is becoming a major problem in the beautiful game. “In 30 years as a coach, I have …

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