The Arsenal defence has been the Achilles heel in the team for the past five to six seasons and club officials are yet to address the problem thus affecting the output of the North London-based outfit in competitions.
New manager Mikel Arteta has been able to improve things in that area of the team but the Spaniard was served another reminder of the task on his hands if he wants to record marked improvement in defence during the Crystal Palace game at the weekend.
The Arsenal defence has improved under the guidance of Mikel Arteta but the players still managed to switch off for the Crystal Palace goal which gave the hosts a share of the points against 10-man Arsenal who had dominated the game.
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Arsenal have been linked with Christian Kabasele from Watford in the Premier League after the Crystal Palace game at the weekend.
Kabasele is a changed man under new Watford boss Nigel Pearson and his performance have caught the attention of Arsenal as well as Manchester United.
Since Nigel Pearson became the Watford manager, they have picked up 13 points from just six games.
Christian Kabasele has 18 months left on his present deal at Watford who are desperate to give a contract extension until 2024.