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20/12/2013 04:51 GMT

Arsenal Mascot Gunnersaurus, The Premier League's Finest (PICTURES)

Arsenal icon Gunnersaurus's visit to the Whittington Hospital earlier this week re-emphasised how he is unmatched in the Premier League mascot stakes.

The lean and occasionally mean green dino brought some cheer to poorly children and goofed around with Gunners goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny.

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Gunnersaurus with interim assistant mascot Wojciech Szczęsny

Whether it is observing a minute's silence, striking fear into Andy Carroll, putting Theo Walcott in his place or snubbing John Terry in the pre-match handshakes, he cannot help but be endearing.

So, since it is Christmas, here is a collection of Gunnersarus's finest moments...

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