Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 8/26/13
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Arsene Wenger was as secretive as ever when grilled about his transfer targets on Monday - but did say he would only recruit "special" players before the transfer window closes. Arsenal will play Fenerbahce on Tuesday, bidding to complete qualification for the group stages of the Champions League for a 16th successive year against a side they beat 3-0 in Istanbul last week. It will be the Gunners' first return to the Emirates Stadium since a 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa on the opening day of the Barclays Premier League season which provoked the fans' ire. Supporters expressed frustration over Arsenal's perceived dithering in the transfer market which has seen them miss out on the likes of Gonzalo Higuain, who moved from Real Madrid to Napoli . "I still am optimistic and I hope I will not disappoint you," said Wenger, who believes the transfer window should close before the season starts, but recognizes Arsenal's need to augment the squad. We have not a fixed number (of signings in mi...
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