8 Famous Victims of Aaron Ramsey's Goal Curse

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​It only became clear a few years after joining Arsenal that Welsh international midfielder Aaron Ramsey had a unique superpower. Every time the talented individual found the net, a prominent celebrity died shortly after. This pattern has not slowed down this season, with some pretty big names passing away as a result of Ramsey adding to his goal tally... Nancy Reagan Alan Rickman David Bowie Robin Williams Paul Walker Muammar Gaddafi Steve Jobs Osama Bin Laden ​Ramsey's goal (v Tottenham...

<p>Ramsey's goal (v Manchester United):<strong> 01/05/2011</strong><strong>​</strong></p><p>Bin Laden's death:<strong> 02/05/2011</strong></p><p><br></p><p>Although Ramsey's first goal for the Gunners against Fenerbahce in 2008 killed actor David Lloyd Meredith, it wasn't until the former head of Al-Qaeda was assassinated that people took notice of the trend. </p>
Osama Bin Laden

Ramsey's goal (v Manchester United): 01/05/2011

Bin Laden's death: 02/05/2011


Although Ramsey's first goal for the Gunners against Fenerbahce in 2008 killed actor David Lloyd Meredith, it wasn't until the former head of Al-Qaeda was assassinated that people took notice of the trend.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Tottenham Hotspur):<strong> 02/10/2011</strong></p><p>Job's death:<strong> 05/10/2011</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>Half a year later and the passing of Apple CEO Steve Jobs came just three days after Ramsey had put a goal past Spurs.</p>
Steve Jobs

​Ramsey's goal (v Tottenham Hotspur): 02/10/2011

Job's death: 05/10/2011


Half a year later and the passing of Apple CEO Steve Jobs came just three days after Ramsey had put a goal past Spurs.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Marseille):<strong> 19/10/2011</strong></p><p>Gaddafi's death:<strong> 20/10/2011</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>October 2011 was a successful month for Ramsey in front of goal, but less so for the former Libyan dictator, whose public death was world news just a day after the Welshman netted in the Champions League.</p>
Muammar Gaddafi

​Ramsey's goal (v Marseille): 19/10/2011

Gaddafi's death: 20/10/2011


October 2011 was a successful month for Ramsey in front of goal, but less so for the former Libyan dictator, whose public death was world news just a day after the Welshman netted in the Champions League.

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<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Cardiff City):<strong> 30/11/2013</strong></p><p>Walker's death:<strong> 30/11/2013</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>By this point Ramsey's goals were becoming a real problem for celebrities' well-being and his brace against former side Cardiff City coincided with the death of Fast and Furious star Paul Walker.</p>
Paul Walker

​Ramsey's goal (v Cardiff City): 30/11/2013

Walker's death: 30/11/2013


By this point Ramsey's goals were becoming a real problem for celebrities' well-being and his brace against former side Cardiff City coincided with the death of Fast and Furious star Paul Walker.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Manchester City):<strong> 10/08/2014</strong></p><p>Williams' death:<strong> 11/08/2014</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>Hollywood actors were soon watching Arsenal games in the hope of Ramsey drawing blank after his finish against the Citizens saw popular comic actor Robin Williams pass away.</p>
Robin Williams

​Ramsey's goal (v Manchester City): 10/08/2014

Williams' death: 11/08/2014


Hollywood actors were soon watching Arsenal games in the hope of Ramsey drawing blank after his finish against the Citizens saw popular comic actor Robin Williams pass away.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Sunderland):<strong> 09/01/2016</strong></p><p>Bowie's death:<strong> 10/01/2016</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>This season the midfielder has been in and amongst the goals again and while the world mourned the death of iconic singer David Bowie, conspirators pointed to Ramsey's goal against the Black Cats a day prior.</p>
David Bowie

​Ramsey's goal (v Sunderland): 09/01/2016

Bowie's death: 10/01/2016


This season the midfielder has been in and amongst the goals again and while the world mourned the death of iconic singer David Bowie, conspirators pointed to Ramsey's goal against the Black Cats a day prior.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Liverpool):<strong>13/01/2016</strong></p><p>Rickman's death: <strong>14/01/2016</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>Ramsey scored two goals in as many games this January, but that also meant another celebrity was to leave us, with the regular villain pronounced dead after the Gunners' enjoyable draw at Anfield.</p>
Alan Rickman

​Ramsey's goal (v Liverpool):13/01/2016

Rickman's death: 14/01/2016


Ramsey scored two goals in as many games this January, but that also meant another celebrity was to leave us, with the regular villain pronounced dead after the Gunners' enjoyable draw at Anfield.

<p>​Ramsey's goal (v Tottenham Hotspur):<strong> 05/03/2016</strong></p><p>Reagan's death:<strong> 06/03/2016</strong></p><p><strong><br></strong></p><p>Ramsey grabbed the opening goal with a superb backheeled flick in the North London derby and immediately the warning signs were out for celebrities in bad health. Lo and behold the wife of late former US president Ronald Reagan, Nancy, passed away just 24 hours after Ramsey's latest strike. </p>
Nancy Reagan

​Ramsey's goal (v Tottenham Hotspur): 05/03/2016

Reagan's death: 06/03/2016


Ramsey grabbed the opening goal with a superb backheeled flick in the North London derby and immediately the warning signs were out for celebrities in bad health. Lo and behold the wife of late former US president Ronald Reagan, Nancy, passed away just 24 hours after Ramsey's latest strike.

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