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Is this offside?
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Is this offside?

We've seen it time and time again this season from those Highbury boys in red.

Freddie Ljungberg or Patrick Vieira pick the ball up in midfield, look up and thread the ball through the opposition's defence.

The defenders' arms go up in desperation looking for offside - but it's too late!

Thierry Henry has burst through - he's just a blur now - and Arsenal's hottest striker blasts it into the back of the net.

Should the assistant referee's flag have gone up?

Absolutely not.

Henry beat the offside trap by timing his run perfectly and not moving past the second last opponent until after the ball was played.






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