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Ozil in line for debut

Mesut Ozil is set to make his debut in tomorrow afternoon’ match at the Stadium of Light as the Gunners take on struggling Sunderland.

A convincing win for Arsene Wenger’s men, who have taken maximum points in their last six away league fixtures, could see them take top spot in the Premier League.

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Ozil set to start amid injury crisis

Mezut Ozil is expected to make his full debut against Sunderland on Saturday as the Gunners injury crisis deepens, the Express understands.

Tomas Rosicky and Theo Walcott both picked up knocks whilst on international duty in the week, while Jack Wilshere’s performance was, according to England manager Roy Hodgson, due to a lack of match fitness.

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Mertesacker encouraged Wenger to go for Ozil

Per Mertersacker has revealed that Arsene Wenger asked for his opinion on signing his international teammate Mezut Ozil, the Express understands.

The pair, who also played together in the Bundesliga with Werder Bremen, were reunited at club level last week after the Gunners paid Real Madrid £42.5m for Ozil’s services.

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Fabregas: I wold never have joined United

Former Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas has said that he would have never joined Manchester United this summer, according to the Metro.

The Barcelona midfielder was linked with a move to the Premier League champions for a large portion of the summer, with David Moyes making three bids in an attempt to secure his services.

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Fabregas tips Ozil to shine at Arsenal

Cesc Fabregas believes that Arsenal have signed Real Madrid’s “second best player” in Mezut Ozil, Sky Sports understands.

The former Gunners captain,, who was himself linked with a return to the Premier League from Barcelona this summer, believes that Ozil will flourish at the Emirates following his £42.4m deadline day switch.

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Arsenal bring in Ozil and Viviano on deadline day

Of all the Premier League clubs, it was Arsenal who made the biggest splash on transfer deadline after shelling out £42.4million for Germany midfielder Mezut Ozil.

The Gunners have finally abolished their stringent financial structure by handing the 24 year old a five year contract, thought to be worth around £140,000-a-week.

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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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