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Cannon Fodder News and Links: The day after

News and links for Thursday, September 1, 2016.

Watford v Arsenal - Premier League Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Well, our long national nightmare is finally over - the 2016 Summer Transfer Window is closed! The last couple of days were fantastic and filled with news coverage here, and I'm swamped at work, so I figured that today's Cannon Fodder would simply feature everything we've published recently, both as a "holy cow did we really do all of this" and also as a "here's stuff you might have missed, even if it didn't end up materializing." Enjoy!

Transfer Rumour: Bayern to sign Serge Gnabry? - The Short Fuse
After a great summer, Serge appears to be in the sights of the German Champions

Parting Shots for Watford 1-3 Arsenal: Gunners explode to life - The Short Fuse
Match reports for Arsenal’s victory away to Watford.

Arsenal announce signing of Lucas Pèrez - The Short Fuse
The Spaniard should help with attacking depth, and could provide even more.

Serge Gnabry looks to be off to Werder Bremen anyway - The Short Fuse
Destined for Germany, it appears.

Tomas Rosicky returns home - The Short Fuse
Little Mozart has come back to his Mitteleuropan origins.

Everybody wants a piece of the Wilsh - The Short Fuse
Not one, but two teams are inquiring about his availability.

Jack Wilshere’s Arsenal career is at a crossroads - The Short Fuse
Out of the England squad and on his way out of Arsenal, Jack Wilshere’s career is at a crossroads.

Calum Chambers goes on loan to Middlesbrough - The Short Fuse
The young defender will get some Premier League minutes this year, hopefully.

Arsenal announce Shkodran Mustafi signing - The Short Fuse
After a lengthy saga, Arsenal have secured a defensive anchor.

Arsenal social media knows how to play the game - The Short Fuse
A little satisfaction, a little snark.

Want to know how to pronounce Shkodran Mustafi? - The Short Fuse
Hear it from the man himself.

Jack Wilshere considering loan offers from five teams - The Short Fuse
With the transfer window closing, the Arsenal midfielder is weighing his options.

Jack Wilshere to join Crystal Palace - report - The Short Fuse
Wilshere will be playing in SE25 as opposed to N5

Wilshere loan report: Roma, Bournemouth join the fray - The Short Fuse
Jack Wilshere could be leaving London after all

Roma favourites for Wilshere, but deal not done - The Short Fuse
Jack Wilshere wants to join AS Roma, but Arsenal might not.

Wilshere: Milan enter, Bournemouth favourites - The Short Fuse

Ornstein: Jack Wilshere to join Bournemouth on loan - The Short Fuse
They were chosen over Roma and Crystal Palace, among others.

Serge Gnabry leaves for Werder Bremen - The Short Fuse
The German returns home.

Odds slashed on Daniel Sturridge moving to Arsenal - The Short Fuse
There's really nothing to read too deeply into this movement other than money is moving quicker than it has in the recent past

AFC Bournemouth announces Jack Wilshere loan - The Short Fuse
The expected outcome is official.

Arsenal’s Nwakali joins MVV Maastrich on season loan - The Short Fuse
The Arsenal Youth player is going to have to learn some Dutch.

Liverpool say Daniel Sturridge staying put despite agent maneuverings - The Short Fuse
The player and his representation would like an Arsenal move, but.

Here are some Bad Opinions from Chelsea fans about David Luiz and Arsenal - The Short Fuse
It's OK to admit your club panicked and bought David Luiz. But there's no need to cover up that fact and get defensive over it.