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Arsenal Debate – What to do with Aaron Ramsey?

What will become of Aaron Ramsey? by AH

In my last article, in the comments section there was a lot of controversy about Aaron Ramsey’s place in this Arsenal squad. There were many people being negative about the Welshman and saying he should be sold. There were also some people defending the midfielder saying that he still has quality in him.

Serge Gnabry looking forward to more Arsenal first-team opportunities

The young German Serge Gnabry has been very impressive in a couple of recent appearances for the Arsenal first-team, and he is keen to start some games and is expected to get another chance in tonights game against Reading.

Coquelin ready to leave Arsenal if he doesn’t play this season

Yesterday we had the young Arsenal midfielder Conor Henderson threaten to leave next summer if he is not given some regular games in Arsene Wenger’s first-team, and now today we have Francis Coquelin saying something similar.

Eastmond, Arshavin and Squillaci named in Arsenal’s official Premier League squad

There were not many surprises when Arsenal confirmed their official squads for this season’s Premier League campaign, except for the inclusion of the midfielder Craig Eastmond, who featured in Arsenal’s 3-0 defeat of Everton in the U21 League on Monday. The other surprises for me are Sebastien Squillaci and Andrei Arshavin, who everyone thought would be leaving the club this summer even if it was only a loan move.

Jack close to dramatic return to the Arsenal first team – and I’m delighted!

Wilshere is close to making his dramatic return from injury! by KJ

Who knew that an injury sustained in a pre-season friendly in 2011 would’ve changed the immediate future of one of England’s hottest prospects in Jack Wilshere. We all expected his recovery to take weeks, not an entire year. It has been an agonising wait for the new Arsenal no.10 to return to the pitch. No one will be more relieved to be back than Jack himself.

Arsenal Debate: Should an improved Mannone keep his place in the first team?

Mannone says he has improved a lot during his loan spell at Hull City by AM

Mannone has said that his loan spell at Hull City has improved him as a keeper. He also says that with lots of new faces coming into the squad he, even at the age of 24, feels like an elder statesman in the squad. Vito said – “I think I have improved in every part of the goalkeeper position.

Per Mertesacker should keep his place in the Arsenal defence – He’s earned it!

Mertesacker- New and improved! by TS

So our defensive line is looking good you say? Not conceded a goal in the EPL yet, you announce? Well, Ill have you know, that you’re RIGHT! That’s right, Arsenal have got the best defensive record! Early days, sure, but who cares? If it was any other team, they’d be rubbing it every chance they get, so as Arsenal fans, we’ll do the same!

Gnabry to be given his chance in Arsenal’s first team

The German youth international Serge Gnabry came to Arsenal with a huge reputation when he arrived from Stuttgart last summer and he settled quickly, scoring six goals in eight games for the U18’s. He was quickly moved up to the reserves and made another six appearances which persuaded Arsene Wenger that he could rise just as rapidly to the Arsenal first team.