After the acrimonious transfer of former captain Laurent Koscielny, Arsenal fans were split on his transfer to Bordeaux. Some felt that the players actions were disrespectful by refusing to go on tour but wanted him to stay. Others like myself considered there was no alternative but to sell him.
The surreal and unpleasant departure of Laurent Koscielny from Arsenal plunged to new depths yesterday, after it was announced that Arsenal had cut ties with their former captain for the tidy sum of £4.6m.
The sum was far more than I expected and seemed like a bounty fee for man who
It has been confirmed that Arsenal have sold Laurent Koscielny to Ligue 1 side Bordeaux. The defender returned to France after a association of nine years with the English club.
At the end of the day, Laurent Koscielny picked up the gun, held it to his own head and pulled the
Laurent Koscielny’s Arsenal career is dead and buried. It was officially over after his refusal to join the squad on its pre season tour of the US but there was still a glimmer of hope that he would remain at the club for one last season. The news came as
Arsene Wenger, arguably Arsenal's greatest ever manager, was not called 'Le Professor' for no reason. His way of life, both on and off the pitch, his way of coaching football, with a daily set of routine for the players and Wenger himself never missing a single training session, unlike many