Well, the continual uncertainty as to whether he will sign or not still remains unanswered.

One thing we can take for certain is that he didn’t play tonight for Zenit and that Dick Advocaat has told a SkySports reporter that Arshavin is no longer a player.

SkySports say that without doubt Arsenal have acquired a work permit for the player, Wenger says different, although his facial expressions in the press conference tell a different story.

Ever get the feeling that this is going down to the last minute?

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