Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner has an operation on a fractured wrist after getting injured while on loan at Juventus.
Arsene Wenger says reaching next season's Champions League was vital for Arsenal's ability to attract top players.
Arsenal finish fourth in the Premier League to qualify for the Champions League with a nervy win over Newcastle.
The Premier League says play-off to be held at Villa Park on 26 May should Chelsea and Arsenal finish tied third.
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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger 'fancies' a Premier League play-off against Chelsea, but rules out a move for Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea and Arsenal could play off for third place in the Premier League and automatic Champions League qualification.
Boss Arsene Wenger is confident that Arsenal will beat Newcastle on Sunday to secure Champions League qualification.
Wigan are relegated from the Premier League as Arsenal regain control in the race for the final Champions League place.
Jack Wilshere will have ankle surgery at the end of the season, ruling him out of two England friendlies.
Alan Pardew says his comments about not caring if Newcastle lose to Arsenal on Sunday were a joke.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger urges his side to finish job of Champions League qualification ahead of Wigan's visit.
Arsenal's Wojciech Szczesny says Tottenham "do not have enough quality" to qualify for the Champions League.
Theo Walcott scores the fastest Premier League goal of the season to beat QPR and send Arsenal into third place.
Arsene Wenger believes the club are in "a very strong position" after handling a "sensitive period intelligently".
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says they will qualify for the Champions League but admits there is no more room for mistakes.
Robin van Persie scores on his return to the Emirates Stadium as Manchester United dent Arsenal's hopes of a top-four spot.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says his team will hold a guard of honour for Manchester United at Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud loses his appeal against his red card during Saturday's 1-0 victory against Fulham.
Arsenal lodge an appeal to the Football Association against Olivier Giroud's dismissal during Saturday's 1-0 win at Fulham.
Arsenal FC shareholder Alisher Usmanov tops the annual Sunday Times list of the wealthiest people in Britain and Ireland with a £13.3bn fortune.