Tag: Per Mertesacker

Arsenal defender in U-turn on new contract?

Arsenal’s Per Mertesacker is considering retiring from playing this summer, despite having agreed a new contract for the 2017-18 campaign. The German international has been our club captain all year, despite picking up a long-term injury in pre-season, and only managed to pick up two appearances in all competitions after recovering. We are now expected to bring in […]

BFG admits Arsenal have lost discipline and focus

The Arsenal vice-captain Per Mertesacker has been left out of the last few games in favour of Gabriel, despite the Brazilian arguably being responsible for a few goals over the previous two matches, and it seems that the BFG has not been impressed with the team’s attitude in our two derby draws. “It’s about discipline,” […]

Nothing gets past Per Mertesacker at Arsenal!

In the absence of Laurent Koscielny, Per Mertesacker has become the main defensive stalwart for Arsenal lately, and according to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, nothing gets past the German in the dressing room either! The Ox revealed on Arsenal.com that Mertesacker is Wenger’s “enforcer” off the pitch, fining all the other players for any minor infringement of […]