Arsenal latest: Including Campbell and Williams

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All the news and gossip from the past 24 hours at The Emirates.

Costa Rican youngster Joel Campbell has claimed he is happy to remain at Real Betis next season. The Arsenal youngster has earned plaudits for his performances in the second half of the season as Real Betis have outdone many pre-season predictions.

Ashley Williams has remained coy on his future at Swansea City as he continues to be linked with a move to Arsenal in the summer. The 29-year-old was quizzed after The Swans final game of the season against Fulham and while he remained adamant he was happy to stay at the Liberty Stadium he refused to deny the opportunity to play for Arsenal.

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere was given the privilege of unveiling the new England kit on his official Twitter page today. The new kit was modelled by a pupil at the mercurial midfield maestro’s former school. The kit, which has a rather ‘West German’ feel about it, is the first solely developed by Nike and will be worn for the first time on May 29th against the Republic of Ireland.

Mikel Arteta has praised the clubs team spirit after they clinched fourth spot and a place in the Champions League qualifying. He praised everyone involved at the club for their contribution to the achievement and was then quick to lift expectations for next season by suggesting they should push for the title.

On the site we have taken a look at the type of opposition they may face in the Champions League qualifying. With some top teams set to be joining Arsenal in the pools do not be surprised to see them fight for their place in the group stage proper.

Nicklas Bendtner’s bad season has just gotten worse after the Dane fractured his wrist in a rare appearance for Juventus. The on-loan striker had only just returned from a serious thigh strain before landing awkwardly and damaging his hand. He has undergone surgery on the injury and now faces a month of rehabilitation.

We have also taken a look at what the papers said about Arsenal and Tottenham in March after Spurs won the North London Derby as well as the comments from Juventus this weekend; which could prove music to the ears if you are an Arsenal fan hoping to see Gonzalo Higuain or Stevan Jovetic at the club next season.

What are your thoughts on everything Arsenal FC on the 20th May 2013?

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