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Wenger – Chelsea will test Arsenal’s defensive balance

Both Arsenal and Chelsea are unbeaen and todays game between the two will give the victor a great advantage in confidence and points in the race for the Premiership title, and Arsene Wenger believes the midfield battle will be a big factor in deciding who gets the points.

Will Arsenal pay for their transfer deals by selling Van Persie, Walcott and Song?

All Arsenal fans are enjoying this part of the transfer window immensely as the new arrivals and the continuing Arsenal transfer rumours appear to be making a mockery of Arsene Wenger’s well known prudency in the summer market.

Winterburn – Arsenal need to sell Fabregas to improve the team

The Arsenal legend Nigel Winterburn thinks that the time is ripe for Cesc Fabregas to leave the Gunners. He believes that the team is too attacking-minded and Fabregas should be replaced with someone more defensive minded “to balance up the midfield”.

Wenger – I won’t buy a striker as it will change my system!

Arsene Wenger has admitted that he is loathe to buy another striker because it will mean that the balance of the squad would be affected, and Arsenal are scoring lots of goals anyway!

“Everybody tells me to buy strikers even though we score goal after goal. Sometimes in football you get remarkable attitudes.” he said.