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Friday, March 27, 2015

Jordan Nobbs believes Arsenal Ladies are ready to challenge for the league title again after their disappointing slump to fourth place last season.

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck left) and Newcastle United's Remy Cabella (right) battle for the ball at St James' Park,

Even trailing a sequence of six straight victories in their wake, it takes a substantial leap of faith to envisage Arsenal snatching the Premier League title.

FC Unity U12s with the Camden & Regent's Park League trophy

FC Unity Under-12s clinched one trophy after beating Total Goal Falcons 6-0 – and are fast closing in on their second of a possible four.

Boroughs United celebrate their first goal against South London Sharks in the Jack Morgan Cup semi-final. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Late goals from David Frost and Charlie Casey enabled Boroughs United to avoid an upset against South London Sharks in the Jack Morgan Cup semi-final.

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring his sides second goal of the game during the Barclays Premier League match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester. Picture: Martin Rickett/PA

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Uche Amako says the record of the Gunners’ star striker speaks for itself.

Arsenal's Olvier Giroud (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Olivier Giroud’s first-half double handed Arsenal a sixth successive Premier League victory as they survived a spirited fightback to win 2-1 at Newcastle.

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Newcastle United's Moussa Sissoko

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Angel Islington U11s

A stunning free-kick from man of the match Casey Christou helped Angel Under-11s to overcome Springfield 2-1 and clinch their place in the Camden & Islington League Cup semi-finals.

Mile End (white/blue) vs FC Bartlett in the Albert Daniels Senior Cup. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

FC Bartlett kept their dream of a third consecutive Albert Daniels Senior Cup success alive after beating Mile End on penalties to reach the final.

Islington & Camden U15s

Ryan Manzeke’s strike was enough to ensure that Islington & Camden Under-15s rounded off their campaign with a deserved 1-0 victory over Barnet at St Aloysius’ College.

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil is challenged from behind in AS Monaco v Arsenal. Picture: PA/Mike Egerton

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Alex Bellotti reflects on the team’s Champions League exit and asks why one player is always singled out more than most.

Arsenal's Per Mertesacker in action against Monaco (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker conceded that Monaco deserved to progress to the Champions League quarter-finals as they were far superior in the first leg of their last-16 tie.

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez holds his head in frustration.

Champions League last 16 second leg: Monaco 0 Arsenal 2 (agg 3-3, Monaco win on away goals)

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud scores his side's first goal of the game against West Ham

Olivier Giroud believes his run of form since the Monaco horror show at the Emirates is proof of his psychological resilience.

West Ham United's Diafra Sakho

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Ben Julian, Islington & Camden Under-12s

Midfielder Ben Julian scored his first goal for Islington & Camden Under-12s and set up another as they blitzed Barnet 4-2 for their second successive victory.

FC Unity U12s

Rees Jones hit a superb hat-trick to take FC Unity Under-12s a point clear at the top of the Camden & Islington League table with a 4-0 victory over Sapo Verde.

Action from Waltham Forest United (blue) vs London Meteors in the Jack Walpole Cup. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Jack Walpole Cup holders Young London Meteors remain on course to retain their trophy, after goals from Richard Owusu and Derick Gyimala gave them a comfortable 2-0 victory over Waltham Forest United.

Arsenal's Nacho Monreal celebrates scoring his sides first goal of the game against Manchester United. Picture: Nigel French/PA

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Alex Bellotti enjoys Manchester United’s loss as well as Arsenal’s win.

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck celebrates making it 2-1 at Manchester United.

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Sylvain Wiltord (centre) celebrates after putting Arsenal 2-0 up in theirFA Cup win at Old Trafford in 2003

Terry Neill says Arsenal’s FA Cup quarter-final at Manchester United on Monday evening could be “a defining game” for both sides’ stuttering seasons.

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates his goal at Loftus Road

Second half goals from Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez secured Arsenal three points in their London derby against QPR at Loftus Road.

Islington & Camden U12s

Mark Stephenson’s second-half double earned Islington & Camden Under-12s their first win of the new year as they saw off Brent 2-0 at St Aloysius’ College.

Niva-Unistream (yellow/blue) vs Wounded Knee in the Dickie Davies Cup. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Last year’s losing finalists Niva Unistream are determined to go one better this year by winning the Dickie Davies Cup following a 4-0 win over Wounded Knee.

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