Guest Post by Barnaby Copper

With the news that the Arsenal board has given Arsene Wenger somewhere between £50-100 million to spend in the summer a major reshaping of the squad inevitable. Last summer’s panic buys have been simply not good enough to challenge for silverware this year and although at the time signings of German international Mertesacker and Brazillian Santos were not the signals of intent for the club. Will Wenger finally replace Fabregas and Nasri with midfield talent? Will Van Persie be replaced or will he have a strike partner? All of these answers will start to happen once the season has ended, so I have collated information on rumoured targets and what I think and know about them.

1. Lukas Podolski. The signing of the German international forward looks...