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Profile of the German footballer Per Mertesacker, who currently plays as a defender at Arsenal. The 31-year old player Mertesacker joined Arsenal from Werder Bremen and wears the number 4 shirt.

Per Mertesacker
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        (Squad number 4)

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Per Mertesacker Career
2003–2004Hannover 96 II16(1)
2003–2006Hannover 9674(7)
2006–2011Werder Bremen146(12)

2003Germany U202(0)
2004Germany U213(0)

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Per Mertesacker : Arsenal News
“He told Arsenal's official website: "When you look at the history of all these games, most are decided by the first goal. A new scientific study within the Champions League last year found that, more than ever, the team who scores first wins.”
 The Daily Express Today
“The England international has made just three appearances for the Gunners this season with Gabriel being Arsene Wenger's preferred choice.”
 The Daily Express Today
“Arsenal's Per Mertesacker has backed teammate Calum Chambers to become one of the best defenders in the Premier League.”
 Sports Mole Today
“Per Mertesacker believes Arsenal team-mate Calum Chambers has all the hallmarks of a Premier League great, with the German claiming he can become one of the league's best centre backs.”
 Daily Mail Yesterday
“Arsenal vice-captain Per Mertesacker has hailed the competition to secure a starting role in the heart of the Gunners' defence, with Laurent Koscielny, Gabriel Paulista and Calum Chambers pushing him to have a place in Arsene Wenger's line-up.”
 International Business Times Yesterday
“But with a release clause of £10.5m built into his contract, Arsene Wenger may decide against striking a deal. Despite his tender age, Henrique was handed a spot in Botafogo's first team earlier this year.”
 Daily Star 3 days ago
“Arsenal have been put on red alert as Juventus defender becomes The Gunners have Laurent Koscielny, Per Mertesacker and Gabriel to call upon in the centre-back berths, but could tempted to move for the Italy under-21 international.”
 Football Fan Cast 3 days ago
“The Gunners romped past Louis van Gaal's Red army in a 3-0 demolition at the Emirates last weekend.”
 Daily Star 4 days ago
“Calum Chambers and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain showed heretofore unknown technical skills in the warm up for Arsenal’s game against Manchester United this weekend.”
 London Evening Standard 4 days ago
“Arsenal centre back Per Mertesacker has challenged his team-mates to continue to produce performances like their impressive 3-0 win over Manchester United.”
 Daily Mail 4 days ago
Per Mertesacker Career Honours
  • Werder Bremen: Bundesliga Runner-up: 2007–08
  • Werder Bremen: DFB-Pokal: 2008–09; Runner-up: 2009–10
  • Werder Bremen: DFB-Ligapokal: 2006
  • Werder Bremen: UEFA Cup Runner-up: 2008–09
  • Arsenal: FA Cup: 2013–14, 2014-15
  • Arsenal: FA Community Shield: 2015
  • Germany: FIFA World Cup: 2014; Third Place: 2006, 2010
  • Germany: European Championships: Runner-up: 2008
  • Germany: FIFA Confederations Cup: Third Place: 2005

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Alexis Sanchez Tomas Rosicky
    Jack Wilshere Aaron Ramsey
    Mikel Arteta Mathieu Flamini
    Francis Coquelin Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
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