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Arsenal are how many miles away from winning the league Merse?

The Sky Sports pundit was redefining units of measurement last night.

THERE ARE SOME pundits you tune in to because they’re insightful, see Richie Sadlier. Some because they’re likely to say anything, see Roy Keane and some because the game isn’t on any other TV station, see Garth Crooks.

Then there’s Paul Merson whose contribution to the world of football punditry is as unique as it is colourful.

Last night, he was so dismayed with Arsenal’s performance against Dortmund he just started making up numbers to define how many miles away from winning the Premier League Arsene Wenger’s men are:

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