Why are Arsenal loaning out players with fourth place at stake?

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With a fourth place finish on the line and just 12 games to go in the season, I have to wonder why Arsenal are still loaning put players. Needless to say if the Gunners don’t make it to the top four by the end of the campaign they can kiss goodbye to millions of pounds […]

Backpage Roundup: Sagna Could Feature As Left-back against Bayern, Frimpong Wants to Replicate Wilshere, Santos on Verge of Arsenal Exit and More

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Sagna to Start on Left against Bayern If Vermaelen Fails to Recover Arsene Wenger could be forced to deploy Bacary Sagna on the left side of Arsenal’s backline in the first leg of the upcoming Champions League clash with Bayern Munich, according to a report published by Goal.com. Already without the services of injured left-back […]

Backpage Roundup: Koscielny Blow for Arsenal, ‘Deadly’ Walcott Delighted with Personal Form, Wenger Satisfied with Everton Draw, Frimpong Gets FIFA Clearance and more

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Koscielny Blow for Arsenal Laurent Koscielny picked up a groin strain in Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Everton on Wednesday and is now expected to be sidelined until Christmas. The French centre-half was substituted just four minutes into last night’s game at Goodison Park and the club manager Arsene Wenger later revealed that he would need […]

Backpage Roundup: Bendtner Wouldn’t Mind Spurs Move, Walcott Not Leaving In January, Frimpong Departs On Loan, Ramsey Targets Montpellier Win and More

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Bendtner Wouldn’t Mind Playing For Spurs In a confession that would make him even more unpopular than before among Arsenal fans, Nicklas Bendtner has revealed that he would be open to signing for Tottenham Hotspur if the Gunners decide to sell him next summer. The Danish striker, who is currently on loan at Juventus from […]

Arsenal goalkeeping: Crisis what Crisis?

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When it comes to the goalkeeping department, Arsenal has never been accused of being the strongest Premier League club in the past several seasons. The club’s last world-class keeper was David Seaman and Jens Lehmann could probably be considered an adequate or good goalie. However, since Lehmann’s departure, the goalkeeping hasn’t kept up with the […]

Wilshere makes it back to the training ground

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There’s some good news on the Arsenal injury front as midfielder Jack Wilshere is back in training again after more than a year on the sidelines due to an ankle injury. Wilshere injured his ankle about 14 months ago during a pre-season match against the New York Red Bulls at the Emirates. He attempted to […]

Backpage roundup: Sagna voices displeasure at summer sales, Vermaelen highlights Bould’s influence, Fabregas’ thoughts on Highbury exit, Frimpong’s return and more

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Sagna Unhappy With Summer Sales Bacary Sagna has voiced his displeasure at summer sales of Robin van Persie and Alexandre Song, and said that the star duo’s departure from Arsenal has left ‘a lot of questions.’ In an interview with French magazine L’Equipe, the injured right back said: “Everyone was expecting Robin van Persie to […]

Jack Wilshere could finish the season on the pitch

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It’s believed that young English midfielder Jack Wilshere may still return to the Gunners before the season’s over and could still play a part in the team’s late-season run for third place and a guaranteed Champions League spot for next season. Manager Arsene Wenger hasn’t publicly announced a timetable for Wilshere’s return, but the Independent […]