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Arsenal looking to bounce back at White Hart Lane

Arsenal will be looking to put their Champions League disappointment behind them when they travel to North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon.

Arsene Wenger’s side could be as much as ten points behind leaders Chelsea at the time of kick off, as the Blues travel to Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon while Manchester City will also move ahead of them should they win at Hull City.

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Arsenal out of Europe after draw in Munich

Arsenal have exited the Champions League after only managing to draw 1-1 with holders Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena yesterday evening.

Bastian Schweinsteiger put the Bundesliga leaders three up on aggregate on fifty-four minutes before Lukas Podolski scored to make honours even on the night.

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Wenger confident ahead of Bayern clash

Arsenal will be without Kieran Gibbs for this evening’s crucial Champions League last sixteen second leg against Bayern Munich.

Yaya Sanogo will also miss out, along with Jack Wilshere, Theo Walcott, Abou Diaby and Aaron Ramsey but Laurent Koscielny is back in contention after recovering from a hamstring injury.

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Arsenal keen for response against champions

Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from their humiliation 5-1 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield last time against champions Manchester United at the Emirates this evening.

Three points for Arsene Wenger’s men will see them return to the top of the league, after leaders Chelsea were held to a 1-1 draw at West Bromwich Albion yesterday evening.

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Wilshere hoping to make Liverpool trip

Arsenal are waiting to assess the fitness of Jack Wilshere, who is closing in on a comeback after missing the Gunners last two matches with an ankle injury.

Mikel Arteta may feature despite limping off during the last weekend’s win over Crystal Palace though Theo Walcott, Kim Kallstrom, Aaron Ramsey, Thomas Vermaelen and Yaya Sanogo all remain injured and Mathieu Flamini serves the second game of a four-match suspension.

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Rosicky and Monreal doubts for Fulham clash

Arsenal will give late fitness tests to Tomas Rosicky and Nacho Monreal ahead of tomorrow afternoon’s Premier League clash with Fulham at the Emirates Stadium.

Rosicky may play with the aid of a mask after having an operation on his broken nose, while Monreal is doubtful with a foot injury.

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Arsenal face forwards headache for Spurs clash

Arsenal are without several key players for tomorrow afternoon’s visit of Tottenham Hotspur, in the pick of this seasons FA Cup third round fixtures.

Nicklas Bendtner has been ruled out after being injured whilst scoring the Gunners’ opener in the 2-0 win over Cardiff City on New Year’s Day and joins fellow strikers Olivier Giroud and Yaya Sanogo on the side-lines.

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Gunners set for City clash

Arsenal face their toughest Premier League test of the season as they travel to Manchester City tomorrow lunchtime.

Three points for Arsene Wenger’s men will see them open up an eight point lead at the top of the table, with second place Liverpool facing Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon, and third place Chelsea hosting Crystal Palace later on Saturday.

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No fresh injury concerns ahead of Napoli clash

Arsene Wenger has no fresh injury concerns for this evening’s crucial Champions League clash with Napoli.

Bacary Sagna, Lukas Podolski, Yaya Sanogo, Abou Diaby, Ryo Miyaichi and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain all remain side-lined for the match against Rafael Benitez’s side, who can book their place in the knockout stages with victory, should Borussia Dortmund drop points against Marseille.

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Sagna to miss Hull clash

Arsenal welcome Hull City to the Emirates Stadium this evening looking to strengthen their grip at the top of the Premier League.

The Gunners go in to the game without right-back Bacary Sagna, so Carl Jenkinson is set to deputise while the game has come too soon for Lukas Podolski, though the Germany forward has returned to training following a hamstring injury.

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