Thomas Wachtel

  • joined Aug 01, 2008
  • last login Jul 22, 2014
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I'm the manager of The Short Fuse, SB Nation's Arsenal blog. I also write for Amazin' Avenue, SB Nation's Mets blog. Generally I watch a lot of sports, and talk about them here and on Twitter.

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User Blog

Messi asked about Arsenal before signing new deal

It was probably never happening, but LIONEL MESSI AHHHHHHHAHHHHHHHHAHHHHHH

Arsenal chasing William Carvalho? We'll see.

There's something to be said both in favor and against this rumor's legitimacy.

Boreham Wood vs. Arsenal: match thread

We're all going to want to talk about this, right?

Boreham Wood vs. Arsenal: match preview

Sure it's a mid-July tuneup friendly, but can you blame me for getting excited?

Reports: Khedira move off, Schneiderlin on

As the German midfielder refuses to lower wage demands, Arsene Wenger is allegedly looking in England for a new option.

Wenger: Jenkinson will "compete" with Debuchy

Despite rumors he would go out on loan, Arsene Wenger says Carl Jenkinson will fight for a first team place.

Arsenal sign Debuchy: Quotes from Debuchy, Wenger

The manager and Arsenal's newest player speak on the transfer.

Arsenal announce Debuchy shirt number


Hint: it's not 54.

Arsenal sign Mathieu Debuchy

Arsenal have their Bacary Sagna replacement.

Get ready: Debuchy rumored to be announced today


According to reports, Arsenal's new right back could be unveiled Thursday.

Spanish oracle speaks on Arsenal Khedira interest


Let's find out what's REALLY going on here.

Cazorla: "Next year, I play for Arsenal"


Early summer's worries over a possible departure appear to have been premature.

Report: Khedira deal is close

Spanish media claim the Real Madrid midfielder is close to being on his way to London.

Arsenal after World Cup standout as backup keeper

We're not going to have two Poles in goal anymore.

DM update: Khedira, Bender, Schneiderlin

It's all about the defensive midfielders, baby.

Alexis Sanchez picks shirt number

The squad is in disarray. Well, not really.

Arsenal sign Alexis: Quotes from Sanchez, Wenger

Hear from the player and manager about the major signing.

Arsenal launch new Puma kit: LIVE STREAM

Hey, let's watch the show!

Alexis Sanchez signs for Arsenal


We're not going to have to wait until deadline day for this year's marquee signing.

BBC: Sanchez deal is "close," only "details" left

According to the second-most reliable source, Barcelona's Chilean star is nearly a Gunner.

No, Arsenal is not buying Hulk

or, The Internet Is Full Of Garbage People

2014 Arsenal Player Reviews: Abou Diaby

You've got to start somewhere.

2014 FA Cup: Arsenal's Road to a Trophy

The FA Cup saw several signature Arsenal wins, and a few that shouldn't have been as close.

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