Match Preview: Reading vs. Arsenal – FA Cup Semifinal 18.04. 2015
Mention “Arsenal” and “Reading” and thoughts surely flash back to that rather-infamous 5-7 League Cup clash, in which Arsenal turned a 4-1 halftime deficit into a scintillating, breath-taking and heart-breaking (for Reading) 5-7 win, courtesy of a Walcott hat-trick and a brace from Chamakh. Fast forward more than two years and only (a few of) the names have changed.
The Gunners are back at Wembley.
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The hazy days of his summer holiday that would take on a golden hue upon recollection as a daydreaming adult - had been and gone.
What replaced those halcyon times was the unmistakeable smell of new pencil-case. Shiny new backpack. Last years 'Ben10' bag was now being used to contain mum's clothes pegs. Everyone loves new. It almost makes returning to school bearable. Almost.