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Posted on: 25 March 2013 from Daily Mail Online
The Footballers' Football Column: How Arsenal are on their way to winning a trophy (no, really) - and why we take the mick out of England's golden oldie
It was brilliant to start 2013 by winning a trophy, the Cyprus Cup, with a 1-0 win over Canada in the final. It definitely meant more, beating the Canadians, who knocked Team GB out of the Olympics in the quarter-finals. The game brought that personal heartbreak back for a lot of us.
A lot of us have had dreams, or should I say nightmares, about that defeat for months, and analysed what went wrong for us at the Olympics and how we can make sure it does not happen again. We came up with a new game plan and, this time, it worked really well.
Doing well in Cyprus this year was really important, in terms of England’s preparation for Euro 2013 this summer. We have been going to the tournament for five years.read more