July 10, 2013 by
France international right-back Mathieu Debuchy has emerged a potential transfer target for Arsenal this summer.
The 27-year made 14 appearances for the Magpies last season after signing during last season’s January transfer window.
Formerly of Lille, Debuchy was enquired about by Arsenal before he joined Newcastle United, and the Gunners are still said to be keen on procuring his signature.
The London side’s current right-back Bacary Sagna has one-year remaining on his deal. No talks have gone on regarding an extension, and the 30-year is said to be considering his options. .......Read more here.....
July 05, 2013 by
Arsenal’s long-serving right-back Bacary Sagna has had question marks surrounding his future this season.
After niggling injuries and the form of his direct competition have kept him out for a number of games, many feel Sagna might seek pastures anew away from the side for next season.
It’s no secret the Gunners have been searching for his long-term replacement for a while now, and French Ligue One side Sochaux have a man in the midst who could well join the London side this summer. .......Read more here.....
May 30, 2013 by
If rumours are believed to be true then Arsene Wenger could once again be set to raid the French division this summer in order to strengthen this Arsenal team. After buying from Bordeaux, Lille and Montpellier, this year he is looking to sign one or two players from Lyon.
Remi Garde, former Arsenal player and signing under Arsene Wenger is now Lyon’s manager and he has stated he won’t let any of his players go unless he really has to. Garde said; .......Read more here.....
May 04, 2013 by
This season, especially in the second half of it there have been lots of reports that Bacary Sagna will be leaving Arsenal this summer and that Arsenal will not offer him a new contract when it comes to expire. The question is, do Arsenal fans think it’s time for him to move on after six year at the club in which he has not won a single trophy? .......Read more here.....
September 15, 2012 by
Wenger Speaks Out
Arsenal Manager Arséne Wenger made some key points in his recent press conference saying;
On his future: “I will assess my own performances and then make a decision. At the moment we are not there. Two years is a long time in my job. I just want to do well for the club as long as I can and accept all the rest. At the moment I am not in the mood to think about the long-term future. We want to do well this season, that’s all.” .......Read more here.....
July 22, 2012 by
Arsenal’s manager Arsene Wenger claims that nothing will motivate him to force Wilshere into a speedy comeback, after the English midfielder was out for the whole length of last season with a recurring injury to his ankle.
“It is impossible to set a concrete deadline at the moment,” Wenger told the club’s official website.
“But it is all OK. He is as quick as we expected him to be. His ankle is good and his knee is good. There is no setback.” .......Read more here.....
May 26, 2012 by
The saga with Robin Van Persie’s contract continues with the Dutchman still no closer to signing a contract extension. Arsenal’s captain claimed to be opened for negotiations once the season will be over, but despite the fact that the season is over for a while now, he hasn’t managed to reach any conclusion regarding his contract with the Gunners.
His colleague Backary Sagna seems to be very confident of the fact that Robin will stay, claiming that there’s no way the Dutchman can leave despite the fact that several European giants want him. .......Read more here.....
May 08, 2012 by
Bacary Sagna, Arsenal’s 29-year old right back has accused Bradley Johnson of Norwich City of deliberately stamping on his leg during the crucial game on Saturday. The French international joins the growing list of Arsenal players sidelined due to injury and his Arsenal team-mate Abou Diaby will also miss out on playing for France at Euro 2012.
Sagna He has been one of the most consistent performers for Arsene Wenger this year and will be sorely missed as Arsenal travel to West Brom at the weekend knowing that they need to win to ensure third place and Champions league qualification. .......Read more here.....
May 04, 2012 by
The Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna just wanted to say a few kind words about Sol Campbell, who announced his retirement from the game this week.
Campbell came back to help out Arsenal last season in their injury crisis and Sagna really enjoying working and playing alongside the man who was part of the legendary Invincibles.
Sagna said: “He was amazing. When he came back here he was quite old, but he gave the right example and was totally involved in the team.,” .......Read more here.....
February 25, 2012 by
If Arsenal are going to have any chance of beating Tottenham this weekend, then the defence will have to stop the Spurs players from wreaking havoc down the wings.
Bacary Sagna has been tasked with keeping the extremely fast Gareth Bale from creating too many chances for his team-mates, and he thinks he knows exactly how to do it.
“He is a very good player, he was PFA Player of the Year last year and he deserved it,” Sagna said.
“He is a great player, but every weekend we play against great wingers. He is extremely quick, that’s why you have to stay close and make sure he does not come quickly at you.” .......Read more here.....