The Gunners conceded 51 goals last season, yet started this term with even fewer defensive options. Chas Newkey-Burden
examines Arsenal’s ongoing problems
Sokratis Papastathopoulos is happy to join former Dortmund team-mates Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan at Arsenal.
The Greece defender had been linked with Manchester United, but Sokratis Papastathopoulos has switched from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos had the option to join Manchester United, according to his father, but is instead set for Arsenal.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos scored the goals as Peter Stoger made a successful start to life at Borussia Dortmund.
Andriy Yarmolenko and Shinji Kagawa scored wonderful goals for Borussia Dortmund but Peter Bosz was far from happy with the win at Augsburg.
Borussia Dortmund's chief shot down Cologne's claim that an "irregular" use of the VAR should result in a replay of their heavy loss.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Maximilian Philipp were both at the double as Borussia Dortmund sounded a warning to their Bundesliga rivals.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos says Ousmane Dembele should follow Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's example amid Barcelona interest.
Juventus reportedly want Sokratis Papastathopoulos to replace Leonardo Bonucci but Borussia Dortmund are not prepared to accept offers.