'Kevin Strootman: Welcome to Manchester United', a video posted on YouTube 11 months ago. The now 23-year old PSV midfielder had just finished his first full season at the Eindhoven club, seeing them finish just short of a Champions League qualifier spot. Almost a year later, Kevin is still firmly in PSV's grasp; but for how long? Kevin is heavily linked to Arsenal, and according to his agent Chiel Dekker, Strootman's preferred league is the Premier League.
Simon Weiss, known on Twitter as @SimonAFC, is a student from Germany with a keen interest in all things Arsenal, tactics and coaching as well as the business of football. Simon is the Goonersphere German Bundesliga expert and will be writing on a variety of Arsenal matters as well as giving us the odd insight into the Bundesliga and German football in general.
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Litmanen is a Dutch bilingual former journalism student and boyhood Arsenal fan. He enjoys writing about the beautiful game and is the Goonersphere Dutch Eredivisie expert and will be writing on a variety of Arsenal matters as well as giving us unique insight into Dutch and/or Eredivisie players.
The open top bus reaches the centre of the capital. A red and white crowd cheers as the club captain lifts the title trophy, the manager smiles approvingly. "We've done it again, we made it", he thinks. The roar of the crowd gets louder and louder. He waves shyly as they chant his name, for he doesn't like to be the centre of attention. But he deserves it; his team just won their third title during his tenure. They did it in style, conceding the least amount of goals while playing very attractive and attacking football.