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Gunners in for Dzeko

Arsenal are considering a move for Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko, according to the Express.

Arsene Wenger is on the lookout for a new striker to bring in further cover for first choice forward Olivier Giroud, with Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema and Fernando Llorente of Juventus also linked with a move to the Emirates.

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Szczesny offers support to Hart

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has given his backing to England goalkeeper Joe Hart ahead of their forthcoming international double header, the Daily Star understands.

The Manchester City shot stopper was recently dropped by manager Manuel Pellegrini following a drop in form, and he is set to miss his first England game in fifteen months on Friday as Roy Hodgson takes a look at either or both of his back options – Celtic’s Fraser Forster and John Ruddy of Norwich City.

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Gunners planning Benzema bid

Arsenal are continuing to prepare a move for Real Madrid striker Karim Benzama, the Mirror understands.

Arsene Wenger is reportedly keen to bring in another striker when the transfer window reopens in January, with Nicklas Bendtner currently the only available back up to first choice forward Olivier Giroud.

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Arsenal back in for Benzema in budget deal?

Arsenal will consider a cut price offer for Karim Benzema when the transfer window reopens in January, the Metro understands.

It is believed that Real Madrid are willing to part company with the France international, as they look to accumulate funds to bid for Luis Suarez.

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Arsenal preparing to spend again in January

Arsene Wenger will have the funds available to make another big signing when the transfer window reopens in January, the Mail Online understands.

The Gunners broke their transfer record during the summer by bringing in Mesut Ozil for £42.4m, and the club will be able to bring in a player of similar stature in the winter window.

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Arsenal beat Spurs to go fourth

Arsenal secured their fourth win in twelve days after edging past fierce rivals Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates.

Olivier Giroud’s fourth goal of the season was enough to give the Gunners all three points, and bring to an end Spurs’ 100 per-cent start to the season.

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Arsenal face tough test in Champions League group stage

Arsenal have been handed a tough draw in the group stages of this seasons Champions League.

The Gunners face arguably the hardest task of all the four English sides in the competition having been pitted against Marseille, Napoli and Borussia Dortmund.

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Arsenal ready to bounce back in London derby

Arsenal will look to bounce back from last weekend’s disappointing 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa as they make the short journey to Fulham on Saturday lunch-time.

Laurent Koscielny will miss the game through suspension while Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has joined Thomas Vermaelen, Mikel Arteta and Abu Diably on the injury-list.

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Arsenal bounce back from domestic dissapointment with victory in Turkey

Arsenal bounced back from their disappointing opening day defeat by taking a commanding lead in their Champions League play off tie with Fenerbache.

The Gunners will go in to next week’s second leg at the Emirates with a 3-0 lead thanks to goals from Kieran Gibbs, Aaron Ramsey and an Olivier Giroud penalty.

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