For the rest of the month there is no Arsenal, at least not in any form we really enjoy.
A series of international friendlies, most of which mean nothing, serve only to put our players in harm’s way.
So, who in in danger of getting hurt for nothing, when and where could it happen?
Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud – Friday 25th March v Netherlands (a), Tuesday 29th March v Russia (h).
Mesut Ozil – Saturday 26th March v England (h), Tuesday 29th March v Italy (h).
David Ospina – Thursday, 24th March v Bolivia (a), Tuesday 29th March v Ecuador (h).
Theo Walcott – Saturday, 26th March v Germany (a), Tuesday, 29th March v Netherlands (h).
Alexis – Thursday, 24th March v Argentina (h), Tuesday, 29th March v Venezuela (a)
Joel Campbell – Friday, 25th Marh v Jamaica (a), Tuesday, 29th March v Jamaica (h).
Mohamed Elneny – Friday, 25th March v Nigeria (a), Tuesday, 29th March v Nigeria (h).
Wojciech Szczesny – Wednesday, 23rd March v Serbia (h), Saturday, March 26th v Finland (h).
Calum Chambers, Chuba Akpom, Isaac Hayden – Saturday, 26th March v Switzerland u21s (a).
Serge Gnabry – Thursday, 24th March v Faroe Islands u21 (h), Tuesday, 29th March v Russia u21s (a).