Date: 17th August 2012 at 1:15pm
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Arsenal have submitted final confirmation of their squad numbers for 2012-13. The club published a provisional list in July, but changes have now been made. With Robin van Persie now departed, Jack Wilshere takes the coveted number 10 shirt. Lukas Podolski will wear number 9, with Park relegated to 30. Santi Cazorla takes Wilshere’s vacated number 19 shirt. Full list as below:


1.SZCZESNY

2.DIABY

3.SAGNA

4.MERTESACKER

5.VERMAELEN (c)

6.KOSCIELNY

7.ROSICKY

8.ARTETA

9.PODOLSKI

10.WILSHERE

11.A.SANTOS

12.GIROUD

14.WALCOTT

15.CHAMBERLAIN

16.RAMSEY

17.SONG

18.SQUILLACI

19.S.CAZORLA

20.DJOUROU

21.FABIANSKI

22.COQUELIN

23.ARSHAVIN

24.MANNONE

25.JENKINSON

26.FRIMPONG

27.GERVINHO

28.GIBBS

29.CHAMAKH

30.J-Y.PARK

52.BENDTNER


The club have confirmed they will refund any printed numbers this summer purchased by supporters affected by the number changes. So the millions of you that nabbed ‘9.PARK’ shirts will be compensated with replacements.