Arsene Wenger expects midfielder Jack Wilshere to return to action in the coming weeks. John Walton/PA

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Mesut Ozil: “Without a doubt, Mesut has been the player of this season so far,” says his Arsenal team-mate Theo Walcott. Phogograph: John Walton/PA

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England’s Jack Wilshere celebrates after scoring his sides second goal of the game during the Uefa European Championship qualifying match against Slovenia. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

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Santi Cazorla suffered a knee injury in Arsenal’s draw with Norwich City last week. Photo: David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

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Alexis Sánchez pulled up with hamstring trouble at Norwich. Photograph: Andrew Boyers/Reuters

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Arsene Wenger is ready to dip into the January transfer market as the Emirates injury-list lengthens. Photograph: Getty

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 Arsene Wenger: “I feel we took it a bit too easy at 1-0 despite the experience we have in the squad.” Photograph: Tim Keeton/EPA

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Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger is worried by the number of players in his squad who are injured. Photograph: EPA

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is “very concerned” with a mounting injury list and confirmed that Hector Bellerin will miss Sunday’s North London derby(...)

Republic of Ireland international Ciaran Clark returns to the Aston Villa squad for their home clash against Swansea. Photograph:   Steve Langan/Inpho

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