Arsenal Singapore Newsletter, 20 August 2020

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Hello Singapore Gooners,

How does it feel to be FA Cup Champs for the 14th time? It’s only been 20 days since we last won a trophy (unlike THAT other lot whose last trophy was won approx 4,560 days ago!!).

The new EPL season starts on the weekend of 12th September and fixtures are due to be released either today/tomorrow. Can’t wait for Mikel’s 1st full season!

Here are your updates for this week.

1. Arsenal SG Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2020
Save the Date! We will be holding our AGM on Saturday 29th August, 10pm via Zoom online. This will be on the same night as the Arsenal v Liverpool Community Shield match at 11.30pm.

This is our first virtual AGM due to current Singapore government restrictions but the show must go on. Exco will review our achievements and activities and reveal plans for the new season ahead.

We hope to see our members attend this year’s AGM. I will email the Zoom link next week.

2. 20% storewide discount at Crown Sports
Effective 27th August, our members are entitled to 20% storewide discount at Crown Sports. This is applicable to all merchandise (yes, even non-Arsenal stuff) in the shop on regular-priced items. This discount is definitely not applicable to sale/promotional items. Members must present their current membership card to enjoy this benefit.

3. Arsenal AWAY Jersey launch
Starting from 10am onwards on Thursday 27th August, Crown Sports will launch the sale of our new AWAY jersey. Members will receive EXCLUSIVE pricing:

Arsenal Men’s AWAY Jersey Short Sleeve – $80 (usual retail price – $110)

Sizes available: XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL and 3XL

To enjoy the discount, show them your current membership card (expiring 08/2020 only). Here is the address:

Crown Sports Pte Ltd
#02-05 Peninsula Shopping Centre
3 Coleman Street
Singapore 179804

Operating hours: Monday to Saturday 10am to 7pm
Sunday 12.30pm to 7pm

This exclusive pricing is available only from 27th August to 27th September 2020, whilst stocks last.

More exciting membership benefits to come for sure! COYG!!

Victory Through Harmony
Dhanesh

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Arsenal Singapore Newsletter, 29 July 2020

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Hello Singapore Gooners,

The longest and strangest league season in EPL history has ended. We finished 8th in the league…. Probably our worst performance since the 1994/95 season when we finished 12th (yes, it’s true so Google it… LOL). Have no fear, Arteta is here and the summer signings will come for sure. Next season will kick-off on 12th Sep 2020. Yes, only 6 weeks more to go.

Meanwhile, The Arsenal marches on to Wembley this weekend. Just a small matter of beating Chelski in the FA CUP FINAL. We are the 13-time winners of this historic competition and I’m convinced Arteta will kick everyone into shape.

Here are your updates for this week.

1. Arsenal Singapore membership renewal
We are planning to resume renewals and new sign-ups in September. We are dusting the spider webs to ensure everything will proceed smoothly. Remember, members can only renew/sign-up online. And we have an attractive and Goonerific gift … here’s a hint *”it’s in yellow”*.

2. Arsenal New Home Jersey promo
You would have received my email on this yesterday so just another reminder that from 30th July onwards, you can purchase the new jersey from Crown Sports (based at Peninsula Shopping Complex) at an exclusive member’s rate. This promo price is for 1 month only. So get your hands on the new kit soon.

And finally, The FA Cup Final. It’s a repeat of the 2017 final. Let’s hope the boys rise up to the challenge, win the Cup and get us back into Europe (and kick Sp*rs OUT of Europe!). That’s a double bonus!!!

Unfortunately, pubs and restaurants are not permitted to telecast any football games so means you have to watch it at home. Sad, but true! Remember, don’t gather in a group of more than 5 pax.

FA CUP FINAL, The Arsenal v Chelski, Sunday 2nd August, 12.30am
What Did She Wear?

COYG!!!!

Victory Through Harmony
Dhanesh

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Arsenal Singapore Newsletter, 23 July 2020

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Hello Singapore Gooners,

I’m not sure if you have been laughing or crying at our recent results… From the highs of beating Pool and Citeh to the low of losing to Aston Villa. It only shows how unpredictable the life of a Gooner can be! On our day, surely Arteta’s red & white army can beat almost any team in the world. Arteta has told the board to invest this summer and perhaps we may need to sell a few players to raise the capital. Who do you think will leave?

Here are your updates for this week.

1. Donation to Children’s Aid Society (CAS)

Two days ago, I paid a visit to the folks at CAS. Our club presented a cheque of $1,600 along with 62 drawstring bags for the kids. In addition, 20 Arsenal Singapore mugs were given to the hardworking staff of CAS. They are very appreciative of our kindness and thanked our members as well. You can read more of this here: https://www.facebook.com/childrensaidsocietysg/posts/4348876528485895

If you wish to donate any amount, click on the link here: https://www.giving.sg/children-s-aid-society/solidarity
The Singapore government will match dollar-for-dollar for all donations until 31st March 2021 so this means your impact of giving has now DOUBLED!

2. Zoom gathering for members

The EPL season will come to an end this Sunday. We play at home to Watford at 11pm. To create a unique experience, Arsenal Singapore will host a private Zoom event gathering for our members. In case you miss the atmosphere of watching at the pub, now watch the game in the comfort of your own home and also watching with your fellow Singapore Gooners. Entry is FREE and we can only allow 100 members to log in.
(FYI, we will not telecast the game on Zoom due to TV rights).

Your Zoom host is Lance Lim! You can submit your half-time score, full-time score, and total goals in the “CHAT” box before the game starts.

Last chance to win some exclusive Adidas merchandise!

The first 3 correct entries for each category will win an EXCLUSIVE prize from us. Please indicate your name and membership number together with your predictions on matchday.

This event is purely for our members only. You can log in from 10.30 pm onwards.
#COYG

We say goodbye to the weirdest EPL season ever. Up The Arsenal! The Arsenal v Watford, 11pm kick-off, Sunday.

Victory Through Harmony
Dhanesh

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