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Dortmund Star Emerges As Big Summer Transfer Target For Arsenal

WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Henrikh Mkhitaryan of Dortmund celebrate the second goal during the First Bundesliga match at between VfL Wolfsburg and Borussia Dortmund at Volkswagen Arena on December 5, 2015 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Oliver Hardt/Getty Images For MAN)

Further to reports in German media this morning that Arsenal had lined up a deal for Gladbach midfielder Granit Xhaka, it seems that they are not done shopping in the Bundesliga just yet. The Guardian are today reporting that Borussia Dortmund playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan has emerged as a big summer target for Gunners boss Arsène Wenger as he looks to restructure …

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Experienced Arsenal Heads Call Informal Meeting

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 28: Theo Walcott of Arsenal and Marcos Rojo of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on February 28 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

According to Theo Walcott, four of Arsenal’s most experienced players called a meeting to stabilise Arsenal’s title challenge. Petr Cech, Per Mertesacker, Mikel Arteta and Tomas Rosicky organised a player meeting on their own accord to get their premier league challenge back in motion. Theo told Sky Sports: “We are not going to lie – we know as a unit …

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Arsenal Midfielder Likely To Be Released In The Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Capital One Cup third round match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at White Hart Lane on September 23, 2015 in London, England.

On the same week that he gave away a penalty just seconds after coming on in Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat to Barcelona in midweek, Mathieu Flamini has reportedly been told he will not be getting a new contract. Not the best few days of his career, it has to be said. Several sources are reporting that ex-France international Flamini has been been …

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Report Names Three In And Three Out At Arsenal In The Coming Months

According to reports in England today, Arsene Wenger has serious transfer plans for the summer window.  Having completed the £5m signing of Mohamed Elneny from FC Basel during the week, the Mirror now suggest that Wenger will follow that move up by allowing three current squad members to leave while targeting three high profile replacements. The report states that Southampton’s …

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Mikel Arteta Sums Up Just How Much Arsenal Players Feel They Owe Arsene Wenger

Speaking to the Evening Standard last week, Mikel Arteta explained why he and the squad love Arsene Wenger and why actions like Jose Mourinho’s are unthinkable.  The difference between Arsene and Mourinho/Van Gaal. ONE ARSENE WENGER. pic.twitter.com/iYTG9PrKfk — Team Ramzizou (@_HassanMuhammad) August 15, 2015 In a week where Jose Mourinho seems to have finally picked the wrong fight, Arteta’s words …

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More Injury Worries For Arsenal Boss

Mikel Arteta will spend at least the next three months on the sideline after undergoing surgery on his ankle, as the Arsenal captain faces into a long road to rehabilitation. The Gunners captain has been out of action since being taken off in November when the London club took all three points against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League group stage. …

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Arsenal Boss Needs To Change Transfer Policy

With a highly anticipated encounter between Arsenal and Liverpool yesterday, it took the Gunners until the second half to finally turn up. Here Mikey Brown takes a look at some of the shortcomings in Arsenal’s starting line-up.  Arsenal’s first half display was an absolute shambles. Arsene Wenger remarked of the players playing with the hand break on and being cautious of what happened …

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Arsenal: What Will It Take For Wenger To Quit?

Arsene Wenger endured years of criticism before Arsenal’s FA cup triumph in 2014 and after proclaiming that “fourth place is a trophy”, just what will it take for the Frenchman to end his spell in charge of a club in turmoil? The banners at the Emirates Stadium read, “Enough is enough, Wenger out”, after an excruciating 2-1 defeat to Manchester …

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Arsenal Injury Crisis Deepens


Under pressure Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has more bad news to deal with, as both Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil face battles with injuries. Arsenal’s injury crisis deepens with the news that French international Laurent Koscielny has been sent home from his national squad due to an Achilles problem, according to The Independent. While the injury is not believed to be serious, the French …

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Arsenal News: Striker Extends Emirates Deal, Arteta Up Next

Arsenal’s injured forward Olivier Giroud has committed himself to the Gunners until 2018 with the club set to announce news of a contract extension in the near future.  The deal is set to be in the region of £80,000 a week, according to the Mirror.  This contract extension comes in addition to the likelihood that Mikel Arteta; also an injured Arsenal …

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Arsenal Injury Woes Continue

Injuries to key players Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere has left Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger cursing his luck. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has more problems to contend with in the wake of Saturday’s 1-1 draw with north London rivals Tottenham at The Emirates which saw injuries to Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshire. Ramsey pulled a hamstring during the encounter which …

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Arsenal Eye Free Agents To Solve Defensive Crisis

Arsenal are considering making moves for free agents Joseh Yobo or Diego Lugano as Arsene Wenger looks for a short term solution in defence after a disastrous 2-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund. According to the Daily Mail Arsene Wenger is now looking at signing former Everton defender Joseph Yobo or former West Brom centre half Diego Lugano. Arsenal are short …

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Arsenal Linked With Atletico Madrid Defender

Arsenal look to be in the market for another defender, with the club being heavily linked to Atletico Madrid defender Toby Alderweireld. Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger still needs to put the finishing touches on his squad for the season with a defender and defensive midfielder on the top of the shopping list. A fortunate opening day victory against Crystal Palace …

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Three Places Arsenal Need To Strengthen

With Alexis Sanchez and Mathieu Debuchy already signed up for next season you’d be forgiven for thinking that this transfer window has already been a success for Arsenal. However, Arsene Wenger still has plenty of work to do before the Premier League gets underway on the 16th of August. After ruling out the signing of a striker, Jack Cairns takes a look at …

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