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The Short Fuse Jul 18, 2014

Wenger: Jenkinson will "compete" with Debuchy

Despite rumors he would go out on loan, Arsene Wenger says Carl Jenkinson will fight for a first team place. With Bacary Sagna's departure from Arsenal, it seemed to some like a gilded chance for a first team place was sitting in front of Carl Jenkinson. Already in the club for several years, and with experience deputizing for Sagna in the past (including a few impressive performances, like his 90 minutes in a 2-0 win at Bayern Munich in 2013), it wasn't crazy to think he might take that starting spot. But as rumors of Serge Aurier sprouted, everyone remembered his relative inconsistency,...
The Short Fuse Jun 30, 2014

Reports: Arsenal in talks with Mathieu Debuchy

The search for a new right back may be close to an end, with Sagna's competitor the target. According to Infosport+, and more pertinently, L'Equipe, Newcastle's 28-year old right back, Mathieu Debuchy, is in advanced talks with Arsenal to replace Bacary Sagna. There is no word on a potential price, but The Journal, a paper covering Newcastle upon Tyne, report that Newcastle have put a £12m price on the French International. Debuchy has been, until now, first choice for Didier Deschamps' France side ahead of Bacary Sagna, but that does not mean he is better. He's a more attacking player...
The Guardian Jun 26, 2014
Bacary Sagna denies greed was motivation for joining Manchester City

Bacary Sagna denies greed was motivation for joining Manchester City

Former Arsenal right-back says he needed new challenge France international spent seven years at the EmiratesBacary Sagna has hit back at suggestions that he joined Manchester City this summer only for the money.The France right-back will officially join the Premier League champions when his Arsenal contract expires on 30 June.
Daily Telegraph Jun 26, 2014
Bacary Sagna insists move from Arsenal to Manchester City was fuelled by winning ambition not money

Bacary Sagna insists move from Arsenal to Manchester City was fuelled by winning ambition not money

France right back claims prospect of trophies not a bigger pay packet tempted him to the Etihad from Arsenal
London24 Jun 26, 2014

Angry Sagna hits out at his critics after joining Manchester City

Bacary Sagna insists his decision to join Manchester City was not financially motivated.

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