The Gunners have been linked with a host of players in recent weeks, including Real Madrid youngster Alvaro Morata and Fulham forward Dimitar Berbatov.
We are there for the opportunities but it’s very difficult at the moment
The news that Walcott will not feature again this term has heightened speculation linking the north Londoners with a number of forwards.
And Wenger told Arsenal Player: “[Walcott’s injury] has accelerated speculation first and of course my desire as well – but let’s not forget about Serge Gnabry who can play in the first team.
“We have [Alex] Oxlade-Chamberlain back and we have many other players who can play on the flanks so to find better solutions than what we have internally will not be easy.
“Up front we lose Theo as a potential central forward and that’s maybe where we have to look outside. But we hopefully have [Nicklas] Bendtner back in three weeks.
“We are there for the opportunities but it’s very difficult at the moment.”
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