Koscielny injury means Arsenal MUST sign top class defender

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Looking at the options available to Arsene Wenger right now in the Arsenal squad, you could say that we have a decent amount of cover all through the defence, especially after our World Cup winner Per Mertesacker rolled back the years and made a lot of doubters eat their words with his almost perfect FA [.

Mustafi out of Cup Final! What are Arsenal’s options now?

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There is a saying that when it rains at Arsenal, it pours, and that is exactly the club's defensive situation ahead of the FA Cup final against the Premier League champions Chelsea. After Laurent Koscielny got himself suspended for a ludicrous challenge on Enner Valencia in the game against Everton and Gabriel got stretchered off [.

Elneny the key to strong season finish for Arsenal?

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Arsenal are now, and have often been in the past, one of the Premier League teams with the best midfield options. Those options have too often been quite similar though, and usually the balance has been a bit too tilted toward the attacking and creative side of the things, with not enough players or enough [.

Coquelin ready to leave Arsenal if he doesn’t play this season

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Yesterday we had the young Arsenal midfielder Conor Henderson threaten to leave next summer if he is not given some regular games in Arsene Wenger's first-team, and now today we have Francis Coquelin saying something similar. Arsenal have extensive depth in the midfield postions, which will only increase when Jack Wilshere and Emmanuel Frimpong return [.

Arsenal DO have options if Giroud gets injured (not Chamakh!)

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What are our attacking options? by AH Well after yesterday's disappointment in the lack of transfer movement, we now know our final squad. The first XI looks reasonably strong however we lack in squad depth which could be a problem. I mentioned in my earlier squad analysis article that we had reasonably good reinforcements in [.

Lewis Holtby back on Arsenal’s wishlist as Walcott talks going nowhere

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As early as February this year it was being rumoured that Arsenal had supposedly already arranged a pre-contract with the Schalke midfielder Lewis Holtby, who is (like a couple of our players....) entering the final year of his contract at the Bundesliga club. The deal seemed dead in the water with no more Arsenal rumours [.

Arsenal will hopefully have good news from Van Persie this week

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Wenger and van Persie will talk this week by BA Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood has broken the club's silence on the storm of speculation surrounding the super striker Robin van Persie. He has denied reports of a bid from Juventus and given Arsenal fans the indication that the 28-year old Dutchman will not be leaving [.

Van Persie running out of serious options

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Although Arsenal and Robin Van Persie have got a pact not to speak about his future in public this summer, it is looking to me that this is just a ploy to wind up the Arsenal fans for the duration of the transfer window! The Dutchman has been variously linked with Juventus (can't beat Arsenal's [...]

Arsenal’s attacking options are now mouth-watering!

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Giroud is coming to Arsenal and not as RVP's replacement! by KJ So today as most of you will know, Twitter exploded with the news that Giroud to Arsenal has finally been agreed and it's just the matter of France exiting the Euros which stops this deal from being officially confirmed. The Frenchman has really [.

Carlos Vela – I may not stay at Sociedad, but I have other options (but not Arsenal!)

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The Mexican international striker Carlos Vela has had nothing but problems since joining Arsenal in 2005 aged 16. He had to be loaned out to various Spanish clubs until he finally received a work permit in 2008. Vela then enjoyed his best season for the Gunners, playing 29 times and scoring six goals in all [.

Wenger – I will look at my transfer options after the Man Utd game

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Arsene Wenger yesterday denied that he had made his "panic buys" after the disastrous 8-2 defeat early in the season, but he is now leaving himself open to the same charges in this transfer window by admitting that he won't be looking at possible defensive reinforcements until after tomorrows return game against the reigning Premier [.

Max: Wenger’s FOUR options for Nasri (All bad for Arsenal)

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Samir Nasri Situation Has No Upside by Max Baker Arsenal FC are in a very interesting and very disheartening situation following the recent developments in the Samir Nasri saga. As many of us know Nasri is demanding an outrageous £120,000 a week as where Arsenal have so far only offered £90,000 a week.

Is Samba the only option for Wenger? Or Ignasi Miquel?

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It is now even more urgent that Arsenal get a new centre-back this month now that it has been revealed that Thomas Vermaelen requires surgery on his achilles problem, but has Arsene Wenger actually made any moves to try and get anyone in? The most touted names to move to the Emirates at the beginning of [.

Shay Given on the move as Hart is named Number One at Man City

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The Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given is to "consider his options" this weekend after he was told by Man City boss Roberto Mancini that Joe Hart will be the Number One at the Eastlands this season, which has reignited the rumours that Arsenal could secure his services for next season. The Daily Mail quotes a [.

Balotelli – I’m happy that Arsenal likes me!

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The young Inter striker Mario Balotelli spoke about all the transfer rumours surrounding him, and he made sure he left every single possible option open, except a move across town to AC Milan! He has been linked with a move to Arsenal and Man City since publicly falling out with Jose Mourinho last season, but he [.

Major League Soccer

Andy Iro Looking At MLS

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University of California, Santa Barbara center-back Andy Iro is weighing his options right now. MLS or abroad? Sean over at Soccer City FC sent this interview to me about Iro. He got a chance to sit down with the England native to talk MLS and what Iro is looking to do. "I am really open to [...]

Goodson Exploring His Options

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When San Jose selected former FC Dallas defender Clarence Goodson in the expansion draft, they knew he would be looking elsewhere in the soccer world while he negotiated with the Quakes and the MLS. San Jose took the gamble with Goodson, who's contract ran out after the 2007 season. That gamble may not pay off if [.

Earthquakes Unveils New Kits

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I have to say I like the new look to the ClashQuakes. Not to mention the new logo: Now let's seem them get a good team again. In a couple weeks I plan on going into the Quakes options on the expansion draft and who each club should keep safe for that draft.

Updated Remaining Schedules and Other Madness

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Lots of people have been talking up the Rico Clark moment from yesterday's Dallas-Houston game. Which will really have some implications on the final couple games of the seasons for both teams. Some people were outraged by it and others flat out loved the fact that Rico tried to boot Ruiz to section 108 of [...]

The Rest

Final thoughts on an emotional day at RFK Stadium

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We try to deal with a Lot 8-less life.

The way I drove to RFK for game days generally goes on a fairly straight, slightly hilly stretch of road for about 15 miles before getting to 66, where things give me a lot of options: I can go to 495, or stay on 66 to Constitution or Independence, or even take the GW Parkway on occasion to get to a game.

Chris Hughton delighted as Brighton’s attacking options improve

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Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton will be a happy man going into the Watford game on Saturday as the club’s attacking options improve markedly.

Glen Murray, who missed Brighton’s 1-0 win over Barnet in the English League Cup on Tuesday due to an ankle knock, is set to return to the first team.

DAY DREAMING: Forward Options

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Now that Jozy is gone, and a game we played in Washington clearly displayed our deficiencies, who is out there in the market that can take his place?

Time to throw random names against the wall. Maybe one will stick


Jay Jay was released from Hull City a few weeks ago.