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Arsenal bemused as Liverpool get special England treatment!

Arsenal fans and Arsene Wenger have never been very comfortable about our star players heading off on international duty at crucial points during the season and we have good reason. Many has been the time when we have lost a Theo Walcott, Jack Wilshere or Abou Diaby to injury when the national coaches have not listened to the Arsenal boss and played our players a lot more than Wenger would have done himself.

New Arsenal striker to lead the line for England on Monday?

Normally for Arsenal fans, an international break means a couple of weeks of worry over which of our players are going to come back with an injury. There have usually been a few for us to contend with, bgut apart from Mesut Ozil and his minor ankle problem, it is so far so good for the Gunners.

Bad News Arsenal, Man Utd look good! Good News, Liverpool look doomed!

It is just as well that Arsenal have ended the trophy drought with the FA cup last season and that the club is now ready to give Arsene Wenger the money to spend on some top players, because other wise I think that the Gunners’ long run of years in the Champions League would be over.

WOW! Arsenal don’t need to worry about Suarez after all

Arsene Wenger is well aware that Luis Suarez is not a bad little player, having tried and failed to bring him to Arsenal in the summer. And he has been speaking about the controversial Uruguayan striker in the build up to the Gunners’ trip to face Liverpool on Saturday afternoon.

Rooney rates Ozil but it’s Arsenal’s BFG he needs to worry about

Because of the hamstring injury suffered by Lukas Podolski earlier in the season, Arsenal have just two German internationals in contention to play the friendly against England at Wembley tomorrow night. The Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has been praising one of them, Mesut Ozil, ahead of the game, but he is worried about the wrong man.

The England international told the Daily Mirror
, “He’s a clever player, he doesn’t stick to one position.

Arsenal vs. Liverpool Preview Prediction and Team News

Arsenal vs. Liverpool Preview by Anurag Thompson

After a disappointing League Cup exit at the hands of London rivals Chelsea, Arsenal welcome high-flying Liverpool to the Emirates stadium on Saturday. The Gunners will be looking to quickly bounce back from the midweek defeat but will have their hands full against a Liverpool side buoyed by the goal-scoring exploits of Daniel Sturridge and Luis Suarez.

Vermaelen sure defence can stop SAS and keep Arsenal Top

It may be a bit simplistic to say, but Arsenal would probably not have lost the last two home games, against Dortmund and Chelsea, if they had not made key defensive errors. These proved very costly, just as they did last season, but in general the Gunners defensive pairing of Mertesacker and Koscielny have cut these out.

Arsenal Stats now show that Giroud IS better than van Persie

We all know that Olivier Giroud is doing much better for both Arsenal and France this year, and his headed goal against Crystal Palace on Saturday took him level with the goal machine that is Aaron Ramsey, at least as far as Premier League goals are concerned. Strangely, the two are also locked on the number of goal assists in the league with four each. With Mesut Ozil also in the top five on the assist table, it is easy to see why only Manchester City have scored more goals than the Gunners.