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Are Arsenal’s defenders easy pickings?

Alan Shearer has claimed that Southampton pinpointed weaknesses in Arsenal’s defence this weekend, and Charlie Austin highlighted their failings with him goal in the opening minutes of the match,

The Gunners needed a very late equaliser from Olivier Giroud to walk away with a point from the encounter at St Marys Stadium this Sunday, and were lucky not to have been further behind in the match.

Is this Arsenal target able to replace Alexis Sanchez?

Arsenal are being linked with a move to sign Goncalo Guedes from Paris Saint-Germain next summer, and are believed to be confident of striking a deal.

The Portuguese winger was linked with a move to the Emirates prior to his move to the French giants in January, and he has already fallen down the pecking order with his side.

Arsenal await today’s Europa League draw – Who wants Celtic?

Arsenal find out their fate in the Europa League draw tomorrow afternoon, and will be pleased to be on the seeded side of the draw.

The Gunners topped their group with an unbeaten run of results, and will now be eagerly awaiting the draw for the knockout stages of the competition

Wilshere hails Arsenal squad depth as sub Giroud saves blushes

Jack Wilshere and Olivier Giroud came off the bench to help Arsenal earn one point away at Southampton today, and the midfielder has hailed his squad strength.

The Gunners have a host of top players waiting patiently for match minutes including the aforementioned duo, and the pair keep showing their worth to the team with impressive displays.

Are Arsenal players right to question Wenger’s decisions?

Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that his players showed their frustrations with his current system after the loss to Manchester United.

The Gunners succumbed to a 3-1 loss to the Red Devils last weekend, despite dominating much of the 90 minutes, but thanks to two early goals, the result was just out of reach.

Top manager moves to London for Arsenal or Chelsea job?

Carlo Ancelotti is claimed to have moved into a London home as he seeks out his latest job, with Chelsea and Arsenal the most likely destinations.

The Italian boss has been out of work since getting sacked by Bayern Munich back in September, and has so far failed to sign with another employer.

Is Wilshere now in line to start for Arsenal first-team?

Jack Wilshere impressed once again as Arsenal demolished BATE Borisov in last night’s Europa League win, and boss Arsene Wenger has now admitted that he is ready for first-team action.

The Frenchman has nursed the English midfielder back to full fitness, and the manager is finally ready to throw him back into contention for the Premier League squad.

Arsenal defender aiming for European glory after ‘ruthless’ performance

Arsenal defender Calum Chambers is aiming for an extended run in the Europa League this term, and admits that last night’s win has done wonders to appease his tough season thus far.

The Gunners pummeled BATE Borisov 6-0 last night to end their group qualifying campaign on a high, and will now be looking forward to the EL draw next week.