What the papers say: Arsenal's motivational tactics are leaked

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The Sun - Insanity
THE FA’s ‘Respect’ campaign was the laughing stock of football as anarchy broke out. First, Bolton star Kevin Nolan admitted he told a team-mate to DELIBERATELY clobber Arsenal ace Theo Walcott.

The Mirror - Exclusive: Read Arsene Wenger's leaked Arsenal team motivational document
This is the amazing secret document behind Arsenal's surge to the top of the Premier League. It reveals how manager Arsene Wenger has instilled a new and unshakeable team spirit by getting powerful messages into the minds of his players.

The Daily Mail - Arsenal starlet Jack Wilshere poised to make first start against Blades
Jack Wilshere is expected to make his first competitive start for Arsenal as part of the youngest side in the club's history in tonight's Carling Cup tie against Sheffield United.

The Daily Express - NEW DEAL FOR DJOUROU
Johan Djourou has signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal. The 21-year-old Switzerland international centre-back joined the Gunners from Etoile Carouge in 2003.

The Times - Arsene Wenger's blueprint for success left in hotel
It was often suggested last season that Arsenal would have been Barclays Premier League champions if they possessed the spirit and character to make the most of their technical virtues, but a confidential memo left at the team’s hotel in Manchester last weekend has given a fascinating insight into Arsène Wenger’s attempts to instruct his players on the importance of teamwork and togetherness. 

The Independent - Revealed: Arsenal's win that was all in the mind
One of the secrets of Arsenal's impressive start to the season can be revealed today with the confidential details of a motivational briefing delivered to the players by a sports psychologist drafted in by the manager Arsène Wenger.

The Daily Telegraph - Arsene Wenger's blueprint for Arsenal success revealed in leaked document
The secret is out. One of the reasons behind Arsenal’s strong start to the new season has been leaked in a confidential document left following their win over Bolton which saw them move to the top of the Premier League table.

The Guardian - Usmanov ready to let Kroenke control Arsenal
Alisher Usmanov will step aside and allow Stan Kroenke to take over Arsenal without a fight once the current shareholder-directors decide to sell up.

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