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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 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)
2011–Arsenal125(5)

2003Germany U202(0)
2004Germany U213(0)
2004–2014Germany104(4)

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Per Mertesacker : Arsenal News
“And that may come as a blow to Arsene Wenger, with the Arsenal boss said to be tracking the Manchester City youngster. The veteran Frenchman is desperately searching for defensive cover having lost Per Mertesacker and Gabriel to injury.”
 Daily Star Yesterday
“The Gunners are in desperate need of another defender with Per Mertesacker and Gabriel both out injured the Daily Mail claim. The report suggests Arsenal had scouts present at Roma's Champions League qualifier against Porto earlier tonight.”
 The Daily Express Yesterday
“Wenger is currently without first-team regulars Per Mertesacker and Gabriel Paulista due to injury as summer signing Rob Holding continues to deputise at centre-half.”
 The Sport Review Yesterday
“According to the Daily Mail, Arsenal sent a scout to watch Roma vs Porto to track centre back Kostas Manolas.”
 hitc.com 2 days ago
“Arsenal are desperate to sign a defender before the transfer window slams shut on August 31 due to injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel.”
 Daily Star 2 days ago
“Arsenal may turn their attention to Jonny Evans. While an unflashy name, the West Brom defender is already a better player than Per Mertesacker and Gabriel.”
 paininthearsenal.com 2 days ago
“Arsenal are reportedly weighing up a move for AS Monaco ace to strengthen his defensive ranks before the transfer window closes following the loss of Per Mertesacker and Gabriel Paulista to injury.”
 Sports Mole 2 days ago
“Arsenal fans are mad online, in real life, and on ArsenalFanTV. The biggest frustration at this point appears to be Arsene Wenger’s inability to quickly purchase a centerback to fill the void left by injuries to Per Mertesacker and Gabriel Paulista.”
 theshortfuse.sbnation.com 2 days ago
“having been left short following lengthy injuries to Gabriel and Per Mertesacker.”
 London Evening Standard 2 days ago
“Per Mertesacker and Gabriel are both currently sidelined through injury, leaving Laurent Koscielny as Arsenal's only fit centre-back with first-team experience.”
 Daily Star 2 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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    Goalkeepers
    Matt Macey Emiliano Martinez
    David Ospina Petr Cech
    Defenders
    Mathieu Debuchy Carl Jenkinson
    Hector Bellerin Kieran Gibbs
    Nacho Monreal Krystian Bielik
    Rob Holding Per Mertesacker
    Calum Chambers Gabriel Paulista
    Laurent Koscielny
    Midfielders
    Theo Walcott Serge Gnabry
    Alexis Sanchez Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
    Alex Iwobi Mesut Ozil
    Santi Cazorla Jack Wilshere
    Granit Xhaka Aaron Ramsey
    Mohamed Elneny Francis Coquelin
    Forwards
    Yaya Sanogo Takuma Asano
    Chuba Akpom Danny Welbeck
    Olivier Giroud