Arsenal news and transfers live: £8m Mesut Ozil bonus, Houssem Aouar hint, Edouard eyed

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The international break is ongoing, but when we return to domestic action the Gunners face a tough trip to Manchester City.

It could be the first time Arsenal fans get to see Thomas Partey after the midfielder arrived on deadline day last week, with the Gunners continuing to be linked with even more players.

The international window may be shut, but it appears that Arteta and co are already searching for players to potentially add to the squad in January.

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