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Arteta bemoans lack of fund for transfer activities

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has express is disappointment over lack of fund to strengthen his side in the upcoming transfer window

The Gunners beat champions Liverpool 2-1 on Wednesday but still have work to do if they are secure a top-six finish.

Arsenal are ninth, three points behind sixth-placed Wolves.

The former arsenal captain explain that one need it to build a squad. It's not magic. You need to improve with quality, quality players in the squad and you need bigger squads to compete in this competition. There's the challenge."

Arsenal spent more than £135m last summer, breaking their transfer record to sign Nicholas Pepe for £72m as well as bringing in full-back Kieran Tierney for £25m, defender David Luiz, forward Gabriel Martinelli and defender William Saliba - who rejoined Saint-Etienne on loan.

But despite that outlay, Arsenal struggled to mount a top-four challenge and previous boss Unai Emery was sacked last November.

Arsenal came from behind to beat Liverpool, scoring from their only two shots on target.

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