Arsenal FC manager Arsene Wenger confirmed the return of Mesut Ozil and Thomas Vermaelen ahead of their clash against Stoke City.
Arsenal FC will be with Kieran Gibbs in the match against Sunderland as Mikel Arteta returns to the squad after serving out his European suspension.
German teammates Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski have come out in defence of Arsenal FC midfielder Mesut Ozil.
Former German international Michael Ballack insists Mesut Ozil has looked a bit lost at Emirates, while the Arsenal FC midfielder has apologised to the fans.
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Arsenal FC manager Arsene Wenger is confident that Mesut Ozil will return from his shoulder injury within a week.
Ozil's departure to Arsenal saw Real Madrid suffer a slow start to their season. However, with time it seems that the club is no longer missing the German.
Despite a wonderful start to his Arsenal career, there remain question marks over Mesut Ozil's performance in big matches.
Against Napoli and West Bromwich Albion, Arsene Wenger played similar starting XIs with the rather novel characteristic of playing five players in midfield who like to operate centrally. While this formation worked successfully against the second place team in Serie A, Arsenal had less success at The Hawthorns. The nature of the midfield base pair, the lack of width in attack, and the opponentai??i??s set up all played important roles in two different outcomes. Same Midfield Base Pair, Different Roles In the Napoli match, Arsene Wenger played two holding midfielders, with Mathieu Flamini and Mikel Arteta as the 2 in Arsenalai??i??s 4-2-3-1, operating primarily as a midfield duo that sat in front of the back four. This type of formation gave Arsenal a solid defensive presence in the center of the pitch. It allowed the full-backs to bomb forward, and it let the front 4 stay high and play with remarkable fluidity, as they did not have to concern themselves […]
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