It's a brand-new season, and on Arsenal Player we have a brand-new feature for you: The Breakdown.

After every weekend fixture, former Gunner Adrian Clarke dissects Arsenal's performance - home or away.

In this week's Breakdown, Adrian discusses:

  • Arsenal's ability to compete aerially
  • Lukas Podolski's left-wing performance
  • the Gunners' attacking stats this season
  • Santi Cazorla's creative influence
  • some interesting set-piece figures
  • Thomas Vermaelen's captain's display

Log on to Arsenal Player every week to get your latest fix of The Breakdown.

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