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How Arsenal sold a whole First Team in just three years (for £145 million!)

Arsene Wenger is always going on about how much he likes to build a team of youngsters into a Championship-winning side, but his five-year plan is continually dragged off the rails because all of our best players leave.

This has heightened now to the fact that he has sold a complete First XI of Arsenal Players in the last three years! This is by no means every player that has been sold, but they have all been crucial to the side at some point or other.

Wenger – I’m surprised no-one bought Mannone this summer

Arsene Wenger (and most Arsenal fans I guess) have been pleasantly surprised with the way Vito Mannone has stepped up to the plate after the unexpected injuries to Wojciech Szczesny and Lukasz Fabianski, but he has admitted that if a suitable offer had come in for the Italian keeper this summer then he would have let him leave the Emirates.

“He always believed in himself and was ready to show me that but he had no real opportunity to play,” Wenger said.

“Szczesny has the No.1 shirt and it is up to the others to win it. He has not lost it but there is competition now.

Should Chu-Young Park be written off so easily by Arsenal fans?

What’s the Situation with Chu Young Park? By: JG

In recent weeks it has become the prerogative of some Arsenal fans to include Chu Young Park as one of their “off-loading” players. This is truly baffling, because he hasn’t even been given a chance to show us supporters what he can bring to the table; and the few chances he has had have been good, so again, I will reiterate…what is wrong with Chu Young Park and why have some Gooners written him off as a bad egg?