Wenger has money to spend

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted that he is willing to spend, as the January transfer window becomes visible behind the looming fixture against Liverpool on Sunday.

Agent: No El Shaarawy bids

Stephan El Shaarawy's agent insists there have been no bids yet for the AC Milan striker, and admits only a "sensational offer" would convince the club to sell.

Wenger: Sanchez chose style

Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal's style of football played a big role in Alexis Sanchez's decision to join the Gunners over Liverpool.

Liverpool v Arsenal

Arsenal will be looking to take advantage of a despondent Liverpool and climb into the Premier League's top four when they travel to Anfield on Sunday.

Madrid rule out Silva swoop

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has ruled out a January move for Lucas Silva, leaving Arsenal as frontrunners for the Brazilian's signature.

Russian tycoons lose millions

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich and Arsenal shareholder Alisher Usmanov both lost a fair chunk of their fortunes this week due to the economic decline in Russia.

Rodgers: Sterling like Sanchez

Brendan Rodgers is convinced Raheem Sterling can play as a striker after bagging a brace from that position during the League Cup win over Bournemouth.

Ozil relishing early return

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil says he is looking forward to playing football again, and revealed that his return to action may be sooner than expected.

Aulas: Fekir here to stay

Lyon chairman Jean-Michel Aulas has ruled out a January departure for Nabil Fekir after the midfielder was recently linked with a move to Arsenal.

Henry hangs up playing boots

World footballing icon Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from playing professionally, and will now begin a career as a television pundit.

Champions League last-16 draw

The draw for the Champions League last-16 was made at UEFA's headquarters on Monday, with Manchester City paired with Barcelona in the pick of the round.

Wenger admits Ox injury concern

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted his concern over the fitness of midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who is nursing a groin injury.

Fekir welcomes Arsenal interest

Lyon attacking midfielder Nabil Fekir has admitted it's "a pleasure to know that clubs are interested" after being linked with Arsenal recently.

Wenger grateful for support

Arsene Wenger insists he can handle the recent criticism from certain Arsenal fans, claiming he still has the backing of 99.9 per cent of the supporters.

Arsenal 4-1 Newcastle United

A brace each for Olivier Giroud and birthday boy Santi Cazorla helped Arsenal to a comfortable 4-1 win over Newcastle at the Emirates on Saturday night.

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