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Arsenal Set To Offer Star Defender Five Year Contract Extension [Report]

Arsenal extended their undefeated streak to nine games at the weekend with a fortunate late winner against Burnley, continuing an impressive run of form that sees the Gunners enjoying one of their best starts to a football season. Everything appears to have slotted into place for manager Arsène Wenger, with summer signings seamlessly integrating into the side, youth stars breaking …

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Arsenal’s Shkodran Mustafi Delivers Defensive Master Class On Debut

Arsenal’s last minute summer signing Shkodran Mustafi didn’t have long to wait for his Premier League and Gunners debut. Fans and rivals finally got see what all the fuss was about yesterday when Southampton made the trip north to London, with Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger wasting little time in selecting the 24-year-old for duty following his recent £35 million move …

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Watch: Forget Draxler and Mahrez, Arsenal Have Oxlade-Chamberlain

Arsenal have started the new Premier League season exactly how fans feared they might after a less than impressive transfer season – with a loss. A 3-4 defeat at home to Liverpool is the clearest indication yet that Gunners’ boss Arsène Wenger needs to strengthen his defence as soon as possible. With much being made of the long term injuries …

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Arsenal Fans Fear The Worst Following Serious Injury To Another Key Defender

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal reacts on the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium on August 9, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal have suffered another significant setback in their preparations for the forthcoming season. Following the serious injury suffered to experienced centre-back Per Mertesacker earlier this summer, lightning has struck again as fellow centre-back Gabriel has sustained what appears to be a serious ankle injury less than one week before the start of the new Premier League season. In the final …

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Arsenal Ready To Swoop For Two Highly Rated International Defenders [Report]

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on December 13, 2015 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Arsenal have turned to bolstering their defensive line following numerous failed attempts at securing a big name up front. Following the early acquisition of Switzerland international Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach, Arsenal’s ambitions for the new Premier League season appeared clear. Subsequent failings to add a second major attacking option to the squad has led to Arsène Wenger re-focusing his …

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Arsenal: Promising England U21 Defender Undergoes Medical [Report]

Arsenal have been heavily linked with a number of top class strikers this summer but following Arsène Wenger’s failure to secure another big name up front, the Frenchman has turned his attentions to his defence. After a bright start to the transfer season, which saw the arrival of Switzerland international Granit Xhaka, Wenger and the Gunners faithful were positively purring. …

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