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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Former Chelsea man blasts Mesut Ozil’s attitude

Michael Ballack believes Mesut Ozil made a mistake in moving from Real Madrid to Arsenal and criticised the playmaker’s attitude on the pitch.

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Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal star takes aim at Aston Villa after Dortmund defeat

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain knows that Arsenal must be on their mettle if they are to take three points from Aston Villa.

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Pedro Martinez Losa, Arsenal Ladies manager

New Arsenal Ladies boss aims to bring back Champions League football

New manager Pedro Martinez Losa has outlined his desire to help the Gunners regain a place in the Champions League as soon as possible.

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger before the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Play Off, second leg match at the Emirates Stadium, London.

All Guns Blazing: Will Arsene Wenger ever be able to address Arsenal’s shortcomings?

In our weekly Arsenal fan column, Alex Bellotti asks why Arsenal never seem to learn from their mistakes and if the problems now solely lie with the manager.

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Dortmund's Kevin Grosskreutz, left, and Arsenal's Jack Wilshere challenge for the ball. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Jack Wilshere offers his assessment of Arsenal’s loss to Borussia Dortmund

Jack Wilshere admitted that Arsenal struggled with Borussia Dortmund’s pressing game as the north Londoners came unstuck in their Champions League Group D opener.

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Arsenal's Jack Wilshere (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Arsenal boss ‘cautious’ over Wilshere injury as long term ankle issue resurfaces

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hopeful that Jack Wilshere’s ankle injury is not as bad as first feared.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile celebrates scoring the opening goal against Arsenal

Arsenal boss rues his side’s display after defeat in Dortmund

Arsene Wenger was at a loss to explain his team’s performance after they crashed to defeat in their Champions League opener against Borussia Dortmund.

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Arsenal's Danny Welbeck (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Arsene Wenger has message for Gunners fans as Welbeck struggles in Dortmund

Arsene Wenger insists Danny Welbeck needs time to settle at Arsenal after the England striker was wasteful against Borussia Dortmund and hopes the fans will give him it.

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Arsenal's Jack Wilshere, Aaron Ramsey and Danny Welbeck stand dejected during the defeat to Borussia Dortmund. Picture: EMPICS Sport

Arsenal midfielder posts message for Gunners fans after poor performance against Dortmund

Aaron Ramsey took to Twitter to apologise for Arsenal’s poor performance in their 2-0 defeat to Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night.

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Arsenal's Mikel Arteta in action against Borussia Dortmund (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Arsenal midfielder tries to explain Gunners’ poor performance against Dortmund

Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta was visibly disappointed after the Gunners suffered a 2-0 defeat in their Champions League Group D opener at Borussia Dortmund.

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Goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny kept the scoreline respectable for Arsenal (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Arsenal player ratings: Szczesny the only positive as Ozil, Arteta and Welbeck struggle in Dortmund defeat

We rate the Arsenal players after they kicked off their Champions League campaign with a lacklustre 2-0 defeat away to Borussia Dortmund.

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Borussia Dortmund's Ciro Immobile scores the opening goal (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Dismal Arsenal outclassed by Borussia Dortmund in Champions League opener

Arsenal endured a chastening start to their Champions League group campaign after being overwhelmed by Borussia Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park.

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Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

‘The stadium is amazing and the fans are crazy’ – Arsenal star ready for Dortmund cauldron

Defender Laurent Koscielny insists the hostile atmosphere at Borussia Dortmund holds no fear for Arsenal.

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal lack mental strength to beat Champions League heavyweights, Manchester United legend claims

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has cast doubt on whether Arsenal will be able to mount a sustained challenge for the Champions League.

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Arsenal's Calum Chambers (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Arsenal set to discover if Chambers is fit to face Dortmund

Arsenal will learn this morning whether Calum Chambers is available for their Champions League group opener at Borussia Dortmund.

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Mathieu Debuchy lies in pain on the Emirates turf (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal boss gives injury update on Debuchy, Chambers and Monreal

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has revealed that the Gunners have serious defensive worries ahead of their Champions League clash with Borussia Dortmund.

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Barcelona's Pedro (Picture: Mike Egerton/PA Wire)

Barcelona star fighting for his place amid Arsenal and Liverpool transfer speculation

Barcelona forward Pedro is confident he can keep his place in the Catalan side’s starting line-up despite speculation surrounding his future.

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Nicklas Bendtner, Arsenal. Picture: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Departed striker claims he wasted his time at Arsenal

Nicklas Bendtner has hit out at former club Arsenal by saying he “wasted a year” at the Emirates Stadium last season.

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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Wenger defends big money signing after angry Arsenal fans show their frustration during Manchester City draw

Manager Arsene Wenger has leapt to the defence of under-fire Arsenal star Mesut Ozil.

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Nicolas Anelka  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal and Chelsea man makes Indian Super League move

Former Arsenal and Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka has announced he has joined Mumbai City in the Indian Super League.

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Sam Allardyce(Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

West Ham boss hopeful Liverpool’s Champions League hangover will play into Hammers’ hands

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce is hoping Liverpool’s busy start to the season will give the Hammers an edge come Saturday night.

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Milos Veljkovic. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Spurs youngster handed senior role for Partizan clash

Young Tottenham defender Milos Veljkovic has been helping Spurs prepare for their Europa League group stage opener with Partizan Belgrade.

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Arsenal's Mesut Ozil (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Former Chelsea man blasts Mesut Ozil’s attitude

Michael Ballack believes Mesut Ozil made a mistake in moving from Real Madrid to Arsenal and criticised the playmaker’s attitude on the pitch.

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Dagenham & Redbridge manager Wayne Burnett. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Scoreline flattered Portsmouth, says Daggers boss Burnett

Dagenham & Redbridge boss Wayne Burnett believed the 3-0 scoreline flattered Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Tuesday.

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Notts County manager Shaun Derry. Pic: Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport

Notts County boss Derry: Sacking Slade at O’s would have been ‘absolutely bonkers’

Notts County boss Shaun Derry believes the game ‘has gone absolutely bonkers’ if Leyton Orient had sacked manager Russell Slade last night.

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