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Arsenal news live: Gunners eye Lucas Vazquez and Daniel Podence, ‘€60m Upamecano bid rejected’

Hello and welcome to the Arsenal live blog.

We are coming to the end of the international break, and the Gunners are back in action again on Monday night when they travel to Bramall Lane to face Sheffield United.

Arsenal should be in good spirits after beating Bournemouth 1-0 to move to third in the Premier League, thanks to a first half goal from David Luiz.

Speaking after the game, Unai Emery was pleased with his side’s performance: “We were speaking before the match about the first four matches we played, today we wanted to do one step ahead, doing better and controlling better the match but knowing it was going to be difficult.

“We controlled the first half. We played with a very good organisation, defensively very strong. We didn’t concede chances. We scored one goal and a lot of…