Tuesday, December 20, 2011

"Arsenal FC should be fighting for the title instead of fighting for a top four finish." - Ikenna Chris Ejimonye

Interview with Mr. Ikenna Chris Ejimonye
Mr. Ejimonye is from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Find him on Twitter: @kayninefive

Q. Cristiano Ronaldo, Robin van Persie and Lionel Messi are the top scorers of 2011 but RvP wasn't nominated for Ballon d'Or. What are your thoughts on that? Do you think there is a particular bias against different leagues?
     “There is no bias against different leagues, but I guess FIFA always tends to neglect good players from the EPL when they make their nominations.”

Q. After a dodgy start, Arsenal is back to winning ways. Finishing in top four is a clear possibility now. But do you think that for a club like Arsenal that is enough? Shouldn't we be fighting for more?
     “Yes, we as Arsenal FC should be fighting for the title instead of fighting for a top four finish.”

Q. Arsenal to face AC Milan in the round of 16 of the Champions League. A good draw? Is our squad good enough to challenge the Italians or should we look for more options in the January transfer window?
     “We have a good squad (baring injuries) that can take on and beat any team any day.”

Q. If you were the manager of Arsenal FC, what would be your starting XI?
     “Sczczezny; Sagna, Santos, Koncielny, Vermaelen; Song, Arteta, Wilshere; Park, Gervinho and

1. Who would you prefer in the starting XI, Park or Chamakh?

2. Best Arsenal goal you've ever seen
“Cesc Fabregas against Spurs (taking on the whole Spurs defense before scoring the goal)”

3. Amongst the summer signings, who do you think has been the best till now?

• “Arteta”

4. Eduardo, Eboue or Traore, who should've stayed at Arsenal?

5. Who do you think is the slowest in our squad?
“Per Mertesacker”

6. Who's your favourite player in the Premier League, apart from all Arsenal players?
“Victor Moses (Wigan Athletic)”

7. Who do you think will win the Premier League this season?
“Manchester United”

8. Who do you think will win the Champions League this season?
“Real Madrid”

9. Game of the season so far?
“Chelsea vs Arsenal”

10. Goal of the season?
“RvP vs Everton”


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