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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
“The claim was made by El Confidencial journalist Kike Marin on his personal Twitter account. Mertesacker suffered the injury in Arsenal's 1-1 draw with Lens last Friday. The German was left out of Arsenal's touring party which left for the USA this afternoon.”
 Daily Star Yesterday
“Per Mertesacker's time at Arsenal is often met with mixed opinion. The lanky German defender is certainly mistake-ridden but the experience he has brought to the Arsenal back line at times has been vital for the Gunners.”
 GIVEMESPORT Yesterday
“Per Mertesacker could be out of action for up to five months with a knee injury. This is according to El Confidencial journalist Kike Marin. The big friendly German picked up the knock in the club’s pre-season draw with French side RC Lens.”
 101greatgoals.com Yesterday
“Mertesacker will be missing the pre-season tour of America Per Mertesacker will miss Arsenal's pre-season tour of the United States after picking up a knee injury.”
 Mirror Yesterday
“If the summer of 2013 was notable for the fact that Arsenal smashed their transfer record with a £42.5m deal for Real Madrid's Mesut Ozil, the weeks leading up to that event saw huge pressure put on the club and Arsene Wenger to improve the squad.”
 ESPN Yesterday
“The ESPN FC crew discuss the link of Riyad Mahrez to Arsenal and whether or not it is the right move for the Gunners. The ESPN FC crew debate if Chelsea or Arsenal have the better chance of winning the Premier League this season.”
 espnfc.com Yesterday
“Arsenal have released their full squad list for the club's tour of North America but Per Mertesacker and new signing Takuma Asano have failed to make the cut.”
 London Evening Standard Yesterday
“Experienced centre-back Per Mertesacker has reportedly questioned Arsenal’s title hopes along with claiming that the club were lucky to finish second last season.”
 The Hard Tackle Yesterday
“The Gunners were runners-up to Leicester last term, missing out on a golden opportunity to end their 12-year title drought.”
 Daily Star 2 days ago
“Quoted by the Daily Mail, Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker has admitted it was a miracle that they finished second last season.”
 hitc.com 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

    Per Mertesacker Wiki, Stats & Links
    Goalkeepers
    Matt Macey Emiliano Martinez
    David Ospina Petr Cech
    Wojciech Szczesny
    Defenders
    Mathieu Debuchy Carl Jenkinson
    Hector Bellerin Kieran Gibbs
    Nacho Monreal Rob Holding
    Calum Chambers Gabriel Paulista
    Per Mertesacker Laurent Koscielny
    Midfielders
    Joel Campbell Theo Walcott
    Alexis Sanchez Alex Iwobi
    Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Serge Gnabry
    Mesut Ozil Jack Wilshere
    Santi Cazorla Aaron Ramsey
    Granit Xhaka Mohamed Elneny
    Francis Coquelin
    Forwards
    Chuba Akpom Yaya Sanogo
    Danny Welbeck Olivier Giroud