What the papers say: Wenger's team the stuff of dreams

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The Sun - Time to Stan up and be counted
ALISHER USMANOV last night called on Arsenal's biggest shareholder Stan Kroenke to clarify his plans for the club.

The Mirror - Wenger accuses Atletico Madrid of 'tapping up' Arsenal whizzkid
Arsene Wenger has accused Atletico Madrid of “tapping up“ Arsenal whizzkid Fran Merida.


The Daily Mail - Spurs and Man City did not think he was big enough - but Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger liked what he saw in Thomas Vermaelen
Creating a team brimming with young talent relies on a scouting system that is the envy of most football clubs.

The Daily Star - WENGER’S YOUNG GUNS CAN GO TO THE TOP OF CLASS
ARSENE Wenger claims Arsenal should be top of the league – but must find the consistency of the ‘Invincibles’ if they want to win the title.

The Express - WENGER SPOILT FOR CHOICE IN ATTACK
Arsene Wenger hailed his freescoring Arsenal side as offering the most attacking options since his arrival at the club after watching them sweep aside AZ Alkmaar.


The Times - Arsenal close to Fran Mérida deal while Stan Kroenke increases stake
Arsène Wenger believes that his Arsenal side boast one of the most vibrant attacking forces in the club’s history but that they still have some way to go before they can match the calibre of the unbeaten “Invincibles” of the 2003-04 season.

The Independent - James Lawton: Arsenal's brilliance casts a shadow on Anfield Road
Set against the drama of Liverpool's turmoil, the potential shown by Arshavin and Wenger's young Gunners is the stuff of football dreams.

The Daily Telegraph - Robin van Persie best striker in Premier League, says Arsenal's Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger has described Robin van Persie as currently the best striker in the Premier League and said that his young squad have the potential to surpass even the ‘Invincibles’ as his finest Arsenal team.

The Guardian - Arsenal should be ahead of the rest, says bullish Arsène Wenger
The air of confidence around Arsenal at the moment is epitomised by Arsène Wenger's belief that his side, not Chelsea, should be at the summit of the Premier League.

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