Every time the transfer window opens, the fans of every club get inundated with rumors about possible arrivals and departures.
Despite the club's frugal ways, Arsenal does not seem to be an exception to this rule; indeed, Gunners fans are treated to just as many, if not more speculative stories as any other club in England.
Of course, a lot of these rumors turn out to be just that, and nothing more comes of stories that were concocted in the mind of some journalist who is desperate for copy.
There is no way that Arsenal will sign dozens of players this summer, but, occasionally, there will be a nugget of truth in the middle of a bunch of hokum.
Let's try to debunk or confirm some of the stories swirling around the Emirates Stadium nowadays.