UK time is: 10:08:30
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Traore: The Experience Helps

Armand Traore is one of the Arsenal stars of the future, and tonight he takes the field at a hostile White Hart Lane to try and help Arsene army make the final of the League cup for the first time since 1993.

Traore is only 17 years of age, yet is tipped to become the next big thing. The young Frenchman says that despite all the hype of the 'Young Guns' the experience provide by the likes of Kolo Toure & Cesc Fabregas (19 years old and experienced eh!?!?! Mind boggling) is paramount to the rest of this competition.

"I think it`s a big boost to the young players to have the more experienced players around us, we can win the Cup but I think we need some other players who have experience like Kolo and Cesc to help us.' ," Traore said

"Against Liverpool Kolo and Johan really helped me. They kept saying 'don`t be nervous, play your game, everything`s going to be fine`. '

"Just knowing that Kolo is at the back really makes you confident and I think everyone in the defence is more confident when he`s back there with us."

Lets hope the youngman can keep Aaron Lennon at bay, he certainly has the pace to keep up with him.




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:Wednesday January 24 2007

Time: 11:35AM

Your Comments

good points rocky, cesc is still only 19 ! so he is termed a kid, yet an experienced midfielder ! i like the look of traore, he looks much stronger than clichy and no slow either !
PUREGOLD
Traore was fantastic against liverpool and Spuds are no betther than liverpool
afghenry
Just saw Ribery score 2 goals for Marseille after coming back from an injury and he has Arsenal written all over his game!
G4L
Lennon ran circles around him tonight, i thought, but i cant blame him, coz Lennon had a good game. A good learning experience and a good game not to let the hype get to him. But he's got loads of potential - definitely.
prits
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Arsenal Articles

Another New Signing In The Bag? (Saturday July 26 2014)

Best News I've Heard In Ages (Saturday July 26 2014)

A HOMETOWN TEAM: AFC IN NYC (Thursday July 24 2014)

Star Spangled Arsenal (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Wenger: We're Ready To FIGHT! (Friday July 18 2014)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 70
2. Amos. 63
3. Chippy Brady 59
4. Rocky7 47
5. Deltaforce 32
6. Guyfox 19
7. FunGunner 17
8. elbondo 17
9. julieloveshenry4ever 11
10. damiano_tommassi 11

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Burnley 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Hull City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

Breaking League News

Another New Signing In The Bag?
Arsenal : 26/07/2014 07:59:00
Best News I've Heard In Ages
Arsenal : 26/07/2014 07:45:00
Lovren Fee Accepted - Schneiderlin Warning?
Southampton : 25/07/2014 20:03:00
Reed Signs Four Year Deal
Southampton : 25/07/2014 19:50:00
Patrick van Aanholt Signs For Black Cats..
Sunderland : 25/07/2014 19:49:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which area does Arsene need to strengthen next?
Suggested By:  
Keeper 8%
Full back 8%
Defensive Midfield 61%
Wingers 4%
Striker 19%