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Wenger Stands Firm Over Pires

Arsene Wenger has given what seems like an ultimatum to Robert Pires over his new contract.

Wenger has always had a policy of no one over 30 gets more than a one year contract extention.

Pires however, is adamant he wants two, which has lead to a stalemate in contract talks, although Wenger seems certain to stand by his beliefs.

Wenger said, “It is not inevitable he will leave but I remain faithful to our policy. It is up to him.”

Pires' current deal expires in the summer, meaning he will be able to leave on a free transfer should the pair not be able to come to an arrangement.

Pires may not like the offer, but if he wishes to remain a Gooner, then one year is what he will get.




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Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday March 7 2006

Time: 12:31AM

Your Comments

I mean Pires has already dropped thehint that he wants to stay so its down to him. take it or leave it statement from Wenger.
itsup4grabsnow
At the end of the day if he plays well enough he'll get another 1 year contract anyhow
nakcuh
 

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