The March issue of the Arsenal Magazine, featuring cover star Olivier Giroud, is out now.

Olivier has impressed since returning from injury last November and in our exclusive interview the striker opens up about his time on the sidelines and his fine form.

Also in this month’s issue, Arsène Wenger runs us through his matchday routine, Per Mertesacker takes a trip down memory lane and Brian Talbot, Steve Morrow and the boss remember their favourite Arsenal free-kicks in our Anatomy Of… feature.

Our regular Arsenal HQ section features an interview with fitness coach Shad Forsythe, Isaac Hayden’s latest diary, a profile of promising goalkeeper Ryan Huddart, plus a look back at Jerome Thomas’ Arsenal days.

On the subject of Arsenal youngsters, Ian Stone’s column focuses on two teenagers making their mark in the first team and Robert Pires assesses the threat of Champions League opponents AS Monaco.

Thierry Henry or Dennis Bergkamp? That’s the subject in Game of Two Halves, where legendary striker Alan Smith and blogger Tim Stillman put forward arguments for each Arsenal icon.

Football Forensic lists every player to have joined Arsenal in the 21st century while Michael Cox analyses Francis Coquelin’s resurgence in Eye for Detail.

The Junior Gunners section includes the usual mixture of posters, skill tips and news, as well as a competition to watch Arsenal play Liverpool and the chance to find out just how well Danny Welbeck knows his team-mates.

Priced at £3.50, the Arsenal Magazine is available from Emirates Stadium on matchdays, all club shops and online.
 

Copyright 2015 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 26 Feb 2015