Morning all, some Community Shield thoughts for you this morning, after our penalty shoot-out win over Liverpool yesterday.
First, it’s obviously really nice to win. My interest in this game beforehand was peripheral. I felt it was almost too soon to be playing a fixture like this, and I was worried that we’d struggle physically given how short the break from the end of the previous season was. Once it starts though, it’s Arsenal playing the Mugsmashers and it’s impossible not to get into it.
Especially when you score a goal as good as the one we did after 12 minutes.
I can still appreciate a fine goal when I see one though, James.
— arseblog (@arseblog) August 29, 2020
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