Arsenal, looking to capture some of the magic of Leicester City's team-building magic, have recruited away top Foxes scout Ben Wrigglesworth.
Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored 88 seconds apart to account for the only two scores of the day as Arsenal secured a tidy 0-2 against AFC Bournemouth.
Mesut Ozil, Olivier Giroud, Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott all had chances but none could breach Fraser Forster's goal as Arsenal dropped two points in the nil-nil home draw.
Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy finally found a way out of North London after securing a loan move to Ligue 1 side Bordeaux Girondins.
Czech midfielder Tomas Rosicky has suffered a sickening blow in his quest to return to full fitness before his Arsenal contract expires at the end of this season.
Mohamed Elneny lived up to his new club's nickname as he took shot after shot in his competitive debut for the Gunners in their 4th round FA Cup win over Burnley.
Alexis Sanchez assisted on Calum Chambers' opener and then scored the winner as Arsenal squeezed by Burnley 2-1 at the Emirates to move on to the 5th round of the FA Cup.
Arsene Wenger has revealed that Santi Cazorla is still around eight weeks away from a return as his recovery from a knee ligament injury is taking a lot longer than originally hoped. The Spanish midfielder underwent surgery in December after he finished the game at Carrow Road in game week fourteen on "one leg."
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that midfielder Jack Wilshere will not be ready for a return to action until March at the earliest.
Arsene Wenger provided a full injury update ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup fourth round match against Burnley and confirmed that Santi Cazorla and Jack Wilshere both remain on course to return in a "few weeks".
The Telegraph reports that Arsenal will ring the changes against Burnley on Saturday in the 4th round of the FA Cup.
Francis Coquelin has been cleared to play for Arsenal against Burnley in the Gunners' 4th round FA Cup tie this coming weekend.
West Ham have been dealt a devastating blow with the news that Carl Jenkinson will miss the remainder of the campaign due to a serious knee injury.
Nearly two weeks after joining Arsenal from Basel, Mohamed Elneny still hasn't played a minute of first team football.
Mathieu Flamini just hasn't been good enough as Arsenal have struggled with Francis Coquelin's absence.