BBC Sport announces its African Player of the Year Short-list

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BBC Sport has announced its African Player of the Year Short-list today and here are the nominees: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang : The Gabon international has not been able to shine on the international stage as of yet as his country did not qualify for the Brazil World Cup. However, its Aubameyang’s club form which have earned him a place on the short-list …

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Arsenal update: Rooney latest, Vermaelen on his way, Gervinho exit

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After last night’s shock news that the Gunners have made a bid for Everton’s talismanic midfielder Marouane Fellaini things are a bit quieter on the gossip front this morning. There’s a little more about Wayne Rooney plus some whispers about a couple of players who might be on their way out. Firstly Rooney, and Arsenal’s CE has been talking about …

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Gervinho, Walcott, Podolski – who should start upfront for Arsenal today?

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With all the talk about Robin van Persie, this would have been a perfect opportunity for his successor at Arsenal, Olivier Giroud, to prove he’s been a decent replacement in his first Premier League campaign. Giroud has been unable to match Van Persie’s goalscoring tally, but his all-round play has been decent. Giroud’s red card for a clumsy tackle at …

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Arsenal update: More on Ashley Williams, Pepe Reina and Andre Santos

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The Daily Mail is returning to the story that Arsenal are pursuing Swansea’s excellent centre back Ashley Williams. The player reports that the club are going head to head with Liverpool for the services of the player and that Wenger’s chief scout Steve Rowley has been very impressed by what he has seen of the player this season. Arsenal face …

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Galatasaray to offer £12 million for Arsenal’s Gervinho. Time to cash in?

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This one should be taken with a pinch of salt, but if true… According to website webaslan.com, which has been picked up by The Express, Turkish side Galatasaray are ready to offer £12m for Arsenal misfit Gervinho. That is over a £1 million more than Arsenal paid for him back in 2011. At Galatasaray Gervinho would team up with Ivorians …

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