Arsenal have a new Theo Walcott this season

Wenger hoping to see Walcott rise to form this season!

It comes as no surprise to anyone to know that Theo Walcott was far from his best last season. The Englishman was wasteful in front of goal, off the ball and couldn’t even seem to utilise his pace as a means of effort. His performances led to much criticism and given the wage he is currently on at Arsenal, of course many called for his time at the club to come to an end.

Is Xhaka Arsenal’s new Emmanuel Petit?

Arsene Wenger has moved to liken new Arsenal signing Granit Xhaka to Emmanuel Petit. The Swiss international joined the club prior to travelling to France to star for his country in the European Championships, and was credited with a Man of the Match performance for his role in the weekend’s 3-1 win over Watford.

Should Arsenal worry about Giroud´s internationals?

Arsenal fans will surely be a happier bunch after Arsene Wenger and the players put on a good show away to Watford to record a first win of the new Premier League season. Along with the three points and some good play from the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Theo Walcott, Granit Xhaka and Petr Cech there were more positives from the Gunners as key players like Ozil, Koscielny and Cazorla returned to fitness.