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Mikel Arteta poses with the Community Shield alongside Santi Cazorla (left) and Alexis Sanchez (right)

Mikel Arteta new Arsenal captain: Arsene Wenger confirms midfielder as new captain after Thomas Vermaelen leaves

Spanish midfielder takes the armband from Thomas Vermaelen

Alexis Sanchez in action during last weekend's Emirates Cup
Arsene Wenger and his opposite number today Manuel Pellegrini

Community Shield 2014: Arsenal vs Manchester City match preview

The clubs meet at Wembley Stadium today

No turning back: The distance between Nasri and Deschamps is obvious and being dropped from the France World Cup squad led to an angry tweet from the player’s girlfriend Anara Atanes

Samir Nasri: I won’t play for France again under Didier Deschamps… there’s always trouble

Nasri on his international exile and why he expects a rough ride from Arsenal fans when he lines up for Manchester City on Sunday

Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs in training

Arsenal vs Manchester City: Rich Arsenal could still lose players to City, warns Kieran Gibbs

Gunners have seen five first team players head to City since 2009 and Gibbs has warned Arsenal the trend could still continue

Kissing goodbye: The bogus act of affinity which is badge kissing, demonstrated here by Gareth Bale, should be a yellow-card offence

The Last Word: My bucket list for the season

The Community Shield has become a sub-standard pre-season friendly. Once it is over, momentum will gather. Here are 10 things that I then hope happen

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini holds the Premier League trophy with captain Vincent Kompany

Arsenal vs Manchester City: Manuel Pellegrini refuses to set target by number of titles ahead of Wembley curtain-raiser

Pellegrini admits setting a certain number of titles in the next four years is 'not important' to him

Javi Garcia – 7: Always provided an outlet as a defensive pivot, and never overcomplicating matters when a simple pass would suffice.

Manchester City transfer news: Zenit St Petersburg make £12.5m bid for Javi Garcia

Spanish midfielder could be sold to comply with FFP

Sergio Aguero and Vincent Kompany

Sergio Aguero contract: Manchester City set to offer striker contract extension worth an incredible £210,000-a-week

City are believed to be in talks to extend the stay of both Aguero and Vincent Kompany

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini

Community Shield 2014: Manuel Pellegrini rejects Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's comments on Manchester City's transfers

Pellegrini claims the deals completed for Bacary Sagna and Frank Lampard were correct and says managers have enough to worry about without talking about other club's

Stuart Pearce during his spell in charge of Manchester City

Stuart Pearce reflects on how different life was during his time in charge with cast-strapped Manchester City

Pearce admits 'times change' after City gained new owners and a wealth unrivalled in world football

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is hoping that his injury troubles are behind him after making return against West Brom

Manchester City: Vincent Kompany offered massive new six-year deal

City have offered their club captain £200,000 a week for six years in a deal that would see him end his career in Manchester

Eliaquim Mangala

Eliaquim Mangala to Manchester City: Premier League champions hoping to tie up £32m transfer this weekend

Mangala's transfer to City has been drawn out due to a payment disagreement but a breakthrough in negotiations should see the move completed

The Manchester Evening News have added Yaya Toure's Birthday in their dates for the season

Yaya Toure's birthday: Newspaper adds Toure's date of birth to list of important dates for the new Premier League season

Toure was involved in a childish spat with Manchester City

Bacary Sagna said former Arsenal team-mates Gael Clichy and Samir Nasri convinced him to join Manchester City

Bacary Sagna: Samir Nasri and Gael Clichy convinced me to come to Manchester City

French defender moved on a free from Arsenal earlier this summer

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The other Mugabe who is lining up for the Zimbabwean presidency

The other Mugabe who is lining up for the Zimbabwean presidency

Wife of President Robert Mugabe appears to have her sights set on succeeding her husband
The model of a gadget launch: Cultivate an atmosphere of mystery and excitement to sell stuff people didn't realise they needed

The model for a gadget launch

Cultivate an atmosphere of mystery and excitement to sell stuff people didn't realise they needed
Alice Roberts: She's done pretty well, for a boffin without a beard

She's done pretty well, for a boffin without a beard

Alice Roberts talks about her new book on evolution - and why her early TV work drew flak from (mostly male) colleagues
Get well soon, Joan Rivers - an inspiration, whether she likes it or not

Get well soon, Joan Rivers

She is awful. But she's also wonderful, not in spite of but because of the fact she's forever saying appalling things, argues Ellen E Jones
Doctor Who Into the Dalek review: A classic sci-fi adventure with all the spectacle of a blockbuster

A fresh take on an old foe

Doctor Who Into the Dalek more than compensated for last week's nonsensical offering
Fashion walks away from the celebrity runway show

Fashion walks away from the celebrity runway show

As the collections start, fashion editor Alexander Fury finds video and the internet are proving more attractive
Meet the stars of TV's Wolf Hall... and it's not the cast of the Tudor trilogy

Meet the stars of TV's Wolf Hall...

... and it's not the cast of the Tudor trilogy
Weekend at the Asylum: Europe's biggest steampunk convention heads to Lincoln

Europe's biggest steampunk convention

Jake Wallis Simons discovers how Victorian ray guns and the martial art of biscuit dunking are precisely what the 21st century needs
Don't swallow the tripe – a user's guide to weasel words

Don't swallow the tripe – a user's guide to weasel words

Lying is dangerous and unnecessary. A new book explains the strategies needed to avoid it. John Rentoul on the art of 'uncommunication'
Daddy, who was Richard Attenborough? Was the beloved thespian the last of the cross-generation stars?

Daddy, who was Richard Attenborough?

The atomisation of culture means that few of those we regard as stars are universally loved any more, says DJ Taylor
She's dark, sarcastic, and bashes life in Nowheresville ... so how did Kacey Musgraves become country music's hottest new star?

Kacey Musgraves: Nashville's hottest new star

The singer has two Grammys for her first album under her belt and her celebrity fans include Willie Nelson, Ryan Adams and Katy Perry
American soldier-poet Brian Turner reveals the enduring turmoil that inspired his memoir

Soldier-poet Brian Turner on his new memoir

James Kidd meets the prize-winning writer, whose new memoir takes him back to the bloody battles he fought in Iraq
Aston Villa vs Hull match preview: Villa were not surprised that Ron Vlaar was a World Cup star

Villa were not surprised that Vlaar was a World Cup star

Andi Weimann reveals just how good his Dutch teammate really is
Bill Granger recipes: Our chef ekes out his holiday in Italy with divine, simple salads

Bill Granger's simple Italian salads

Our chef presents his own version of Italian dishes, taking in the flavours and produce that inspired him while he was in the country
The Last Word: Tumbleweed through deserted stands and suites at Wembley

The Last Word: Tumbleweed through deserted stands and suites at Wembley

If supporters begin to close bank accounts, switch broadband suppliers or shun satellite sales, their voices will be heard. It’s time for revolution