Some of Arsenal's players returned to training on Monday and they began their 2013/14 preparations with some light running and strength work.

Our club photographer was at London Colney for the start of pre-season and he sent back these exclusive pictures.

Note: squad numbers for the 2013/14 campaign have yet to be confirmed

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