- Current club: Arsenal
- Date of Birth: 9 June 1988
- Birthplace: Kalamata, Kalamata, Peloponnese, Greece
- Position: Centre back
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Mesut Ozil axed from Arsenal's Premier League squad by Mikel Arteta
defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos out of their Premier League squad when it was submitted on Tuesday. Arsenal Premier League squad (*Home
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Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has said that it was a tough decision to leave out Mesut Ozil and Sokratis Papastathopoulos from the club's Europa League squad for the group stage.
Mesut Ozil and Sokratis Papastathopoulos have been left out of the Arsenal squad for the group stage of the Europa League.
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has confirmed that the club are considering a move for Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Arsenal.
Paris Saint-Germain have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Hector Bellerin from Arsenal during the current transfer window.
Arsenal could offload as many as four defenders following the arrival of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille this summer.
Napoli could reportedly focus on signing Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Arsenal, should they miss out on the services of Gabriel Magalhaes.
Arsenal have opened the door for Sokratis Papastathopoulos to leave the club after falling out-of-favour under Mikel Arteta.
Arsenal have reportedly approached the representatives of Malang Sarr regarding a potential free transfer for the defender.
Arsenal could reportedly sanction the exits of Shkodran Mustafi and Sokratis Papastathopoulos when the transfer window reopens.
Arsenal defender David Luiz is keen on extending his contract for at least another year, a report from The Athletic claims.
Mikel Arteta is so far doing a good job as Arsenal boss. The big test, though, will come in the summer, when Arteta will have his first clear opportunity to re-shape the squad in his image.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta could reportedly sanction the departure of five first-team players during the next transfer window.
Arsenal defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos has hinted that he could head through the exit door this summer, suppose he is not guaranteed with regular first-team football.
Arsenal face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in tonight's Premier League encounter. The Gunners are currently 10 points behind fourth-placed Chelsea in the standings and they have a good chance of closing the gap to enhance their Champions League prospects.
Arsenal will make the trip to the Vitality Stadium to face Bournemouth in the Boxing Day Premier League clash. The Gunners have picked up just one victory in the past 10 league games but new boss Mikel Arteta will be aiming for a strong start on his managerial debut.
Arsenal will be aiming to register their first Premier League win since the international break when they entertain Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.
Arsenal will be aiming to return to winning ways in the Premier League when they tackle Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
Arsenal will be aiming to bounce back from the recent defeat against Liverpool when they entertain Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
Arsenal are reportedly willing to trigger the £31m release clause of Roma's Kostas Manolas as they aim to bolster the central defensive department.
Arsenal make the trip to the Mestalla for tonight's Europa League showdown against Valencia. The Gunners are holding a 3-1 advantage after the first leg at the Emirates Stadium but they still face a tricky test amid their recent woes on their travels.