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Monday Hoddle of Coffee: Brief NLD Recap, November 7, 2016

A shotgun-style recap of the NLD

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So. That could’ve been worse. It could’ve been better too. But ultimately we went into a derby game against a scorching hot Arsenal without Toby Alderweireld, Erik Lamela, or Dele Alli and with Harry Kane and Mousa Dembele only just returning from injuries. And we got a draw. I can live with that.

I’ll have more on the game later this week, but for now a few tweets that summarize key points quite well:

We love you, Harry:

We love you too, weird nosering biker with an awkward beard Arsenal fan. You apparently guaranteed yourself years of bad karma with this video:

Last thing on Harry: Here’s your Random Ass EPL Stat of the Day:

Don’t look now, but we’re in year three of the Poche era and we still haven’t lost a league derby against Arsenal:

Part of that has to do with how Poche has us stifling the Arsenal attack as it builds:

Dustin is right: Don’t be too hard on Wimmer for the own goal:

Instead, join Goodman’s followers in their philosophical explorations of the offside rule:

Again, more coming later this week, but for now I just want to note that this is an excellent result for us. A win would’ve been nice, but a draw at the Emirates is always a nice result.