Brilliant freaking article man.
I’m a die-hard Arsenal fan and have watched almost every weekend of the current Premier League season with the same thought running through my head: “Fuck you, RVP!”
That aside, it’s fair to say that I’ve spent a large amount of time yelling at various Arsenal players for their ineptitude. However, that’s part and parcel of being a fan, especially of a team which is so maddeningly inconsistent, and I don’t actually hate the players I’m yelling at. Usually, a couple of hours after the final whistle blows in a particularly bad game, after I’ve finished cursing and feeling lousy about the result, I try and put the performance in context and revert to a more balanced view of the players. Yet, on various occasions, I find that other fans, and more importantly, the sports media, don’t agree with my views, and I find myself having to defend certain players…
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