Arsenal - 'Arsenal Still Want Me'
UK time is: 04:35:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

'Arsenal Still Want Me'

The beast of Real Madrid claims that the mighty Gunners are still interested in bringing him to North London.

In a bizarre comments that came literally out of nowhere Baptista said,

'It is certain that Arsenal want me,'

'But I have a contract at Madrid and I want to fulfil it.'

'I am calm and safe, I am going to work to gain the confidence of Capello and be in the eleven,' he told AS.

'I want to try to begin well and show the form I finished the last season with, I want to have a high level from the beginning.'

Arsene Wenger's long pursuit of Baptista ended last summer after the player signed for Real Madrid even though he'd stated that Arsenal would be his dream move.

This sounds more like a come get me plea from a player who has realised he has made a wrong choice.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday July 16 2006

Time: 11:44AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
He should come with the new manager getting new player he wont get first team place
kenyanrudeboy
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:02:00

he will paylike wright phillips 4 his wrong choice
hameer2
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:03:00

To tell the truth i dont even want him to come.
merz
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:03:00

not at the expense of cesc but I can see a swap involving cole. real must also be wondering why they bothered at this stage.
pAnoNymous
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:05:00

A swap deal for cole would be great!! ***** that little**** right off, cash grabbing *****er!! we have enough cover now at left back anyway.
OzDan
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:16:00

damn right, this cole situation is starting to wear on me now i say get rid of him, wouldnt mind baptista coming although only if he played like he did in his sevilla days, and plus if he comes well have a ridiculous amount of central mids
hazzagooner
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:31:00

hahahaha he sounds like hes stranded now. i dont think that wenger will try and bring him back now but he will probably be cheaper
abdleb
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:47:00

i'd swap him for cole alright... but we'd need another left back... armand traoré? clichy? flamini?... maybe someone new...
theking13
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 12:54:00

Ah an interesting proposition. Swap wit Ashley Cole 4 Baps. But to be honest no matter how aggrieved I feel at Cole's situation I would love him to stay. I mean he is the best LB in da world. I jus hopes he comes to his senses and after he releases his book talks to the board and AW and starts a clean slate. I don't think he will leave cause Henry stayed and at Arsenal we are in the process of building a team this season and 4 many seasons to come that won't be matched. Even by the great Barce. As far as Baps is concerned he had his chance but he blew it. Wenger has already made his signings and scouted potential signings that will suit our way of play for now and the future of Arsenal.....
protocal
Report Abuse
16/07/2006 15:23:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Arsenal Articles

Arsenal Know 2015-16 Opponents (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Welbeck To Miss Cup Final (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Today It's A French Duo! (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Walcott - Arsenal At Our Best (Monday May 25 2015)

Wenger On West Brom Win (Monday May 25 2015)

Stats: Arsenal v West Brom (Monday May 25 2015)

Audio - Progress Pleases Wenger (Sunday May 24 2015)

Wenger - Albion Focus Will Help Us (Saturday May 23 2015)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 36
2. Amos. 27
3. Nwankwo25 11
4. Wyn Mills 8
5. Galway Gooner 5
6. kd19 5
7. shewore 5
8. paul_ownz 4
9. Joe_@** 3
10. julieloveshenry4ever 2

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 38 26 9 3 +41 87
2. Man City 38 24 7 7 +45 79
3. Arsenal 38 22 9 7 +35 75
4. Man Utd 38 20 10 8 +25 70
5. Spurs 38 19 7 12 +5 64
6. Liverpool 38 18 8 12 +4 62
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 +21 60

Breaking League News

No Luc For Swansea City Says Jenkins
» Swansea : 26/05/2015 22:12:01
Kramaric Gets Croatia Call
» Leicester City : 26/05/2015 19:59:00
Albrighton & Drinkwater Talk QPR
» Leicester City : 26/05/2015 19:56:01
Cleverley On Biggest Game Yet
» Aston Villa : 26/05/2015 19:42:01
Hasselbaink In The Frame?
» Newcastle : 26/05/2015 15:59:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Sunderland MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Ospina 16%
Bellerin 3%
Mertesacker 3%
Koscielny 38%
Gibbs 0%
Cazorla 0%
Ramsey 3%
Wilshere 6%
Ozil 22%
Sanchez 6%
Giroud 0%
Sub - Walcott 3%
Sub - Rosicky 0%