Found March 02, 2012 on YummySports:
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What else can you ask for this weekend? It doesn’t get any better than this! Four big teams in the premiership are in action against each other? I will not miss this for anything! Arsenal goes into Saturday’s game at Anfield with a lot of confidence after a thrilling 5-2 defeat over their rivals Tottenham last weekend and they will hope to continue their impressive performance this weekend as they come up against another stiff opposition, Liverpool. If there is anything to play for between these two teams, it is for the fourth spot on the log, the only guaranttee they have to get a slot in the UEFA champions league. And of course for pride! Arsenal currently sits at no. 4 with 46 points while Liverpool occupies the 7th position with 39 points, creating a 7-point difference between the two. For me what will make this game very interesting and competitive is what I call “the clash of desires”; Arsenal’s desire to stay at the fourth spot or move up and Liverpool’s desire to narrow the...
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