It was supposed to be a no-brainer…
When the Chelski PR Department was approached by club owner, Noman Avramobitch, to devise a campaign to show the “ruthlessness” of the Chelski squad – some bright spark must have thought: “What better way to achieve this than to depict them performing grievous bodily violation to harmless cartoon characters?”
And so, the doomed “Smurfista” campaign was born.
What type of Gooner are you? Part One of what will probably be a one-part series.
The latest in my “Get Behind Your Team” series. Laurent Koscielny is The One.
Guard of Honour? Pah!
Include me out.
I’d much rather see this.
For those of you who doubt Wenger’s commitment and sincerity – or who view his Matchday sideline inactivity as passive indifference – I offer you this image, and a quote taken from an interview by Sportmail’s Chief Sports Writer, Martin Samuel, which appeared in The Daily Mail on August 6, 2009.