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African players at Arsenal – Aneke and Svard

Sebastian Svard – Denmark (Ghana), 2000-2005, 3 games, 0 goals

Whilst many young Gunners arrive at the club with an enormous promise and buckets of potential, few are signed with reputations as burgeoning as Svard. Bought in November 2000 from FC Kobenhavn’s reserve side, Kjobenhavns Boldklub, the youngster had impressed Arsene Wenger after accomplished performances for Denmark’s youth teams. By the time of his transfer, he had already represented the U16s and the U17s with great distinction.

Could Jenkinson join Arsenal team mate Frimpong in limbo?

The Arsenal right back Carl Jenkinson has pledged his international career to England, despite having appeared for Finland at under 19 and under 21 levels. He is waiting for FIFA clearance, but he could have a long wait if the case of Emmanuel Frimpong is anything to go by.

Arsenal defender Koscielny is the latest to brand Liverpool’s Suarez a cheat!

Liverpool and Uruguay striker Luis Suarez is doing brilliantly, if his intention is to alienate people and make as many enemies as possible that is. Arsenal and France defender Laurent Koscielny has become the latest person to join the LSFC (Luis Suarez Fan Club) after he was asked about his favourite and least favourite players by the French newspaper, L’Equipe.

The African Cup of Nations will have little effect on Arsenal

While most Arsenal players were in action in the World Cup Qualifiers this week, there was also the small matter of the Qualifying rounds for the African Nations Cup going on in the African continent.

Frimpong still waiting after A YEAR for clearance to play for Ghana

The Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Frimpong has just returned to training with the Arsenal first team after seven months out injured but he is still hoping that he can get enough quality game time with the Gunners to earn a place in the Ghana team before the African Nations Cup in January.