Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Wenger Confirms Diarra Exit, Sort Of

Wenger Confirms Diarra Exit, Sort Of

Arsene Wenger's latest comments have all but confirmed football's worst kept secret that Arsenal midfielder is on his way out of Ashburton Grove.

Diarra signed for Arsenal from Chelsea at the beginning of the season, and despite proving himself to be a magnificent player, the lack of first team opportunities coupled with an impatient attitude means Diarra will not be an Arsenal player for much longer.

In Wenger's Friday press conference, he confirmed that nothing has been decided with regards to Lassana's future, but he'll tell us the news when there is some.

The Frenchman said, '[There is] nothing [to announce] at the moment. When we have some news will give it to you, don't worry,'

I hate to see talent wasted, but to challenge for honours you need players who want to play for the club, and whilst I rate Diarra highly, we have no place for the wrong attitude.



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Friday January 11 2008
Time: 3:49PM

Comments

0
Typical Chavvy little moron.
hatespur
11/01/2008 15:58:00
0
Well people keep saying we let go English kids. The problem is that, English or foreign, some of these kids are just too impatient to wait for their chances. It just happens that quite a few English kids we had were more impatient than others. And on the other hand, Seb Larsson wanted first-team football too but realistically accepted that he was 'not good enough' (his words) to compete with the likes of Cesc so he had to go to further his career. And he's big enough to admit it and still think very highly of Arsenal. Add his winning goal at WHL and you just have to like the kid: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/sport/football.html?in_article_id=507599&in_page_id=1779&ct=5
Louisa
11/01/2008 16:53:00
0
stupid boy
nikolaijns
11/01/2008 16:55:00
0
Niko, if this news were true, he's even more stupid: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/sport/football.html?in_article_id=507616&in_page_id=1779&ct=5
Louisa
11/01/2008 17:14:00
0
let him go if he wants to,he is not patient enough and he will pay the price sooner or later
the arsenal
11/01/2008 17:32:00
0
Latest I've read is he's going out on loan 'til the summer to get 1st team playing experience, then Arsene will reassess the situation then. He's named in the squad for tomorrow.
bseymour
11/01/2008 17:59:00
0
bseymour, where's that reported?
Louisa
11/01/2008 18:02:00
0
what if he deliberately asking for high wages to stay with arsenal?
MYgood-ners
11/01/2008 18:05:00
0
what if he deliberately asked for high wages to stay with arsenal?
MYgood-ners
11/01/2008 18:05:00
0
Louisa, I've been looking in my usual places, but at the moment I can't find it. The report said that Murcia, a team half way up the Spanish league was the likely destination
bseymour
11/01/2008 18:10:00
Page 1/4
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Wenger Failed In Summer Griezmann Approach?

The Sun has today claimed an apparent 'source in the know' as saying Wenger made an approach for Atletico Madrid forward Griezmann during Euro 2016.

Focus Will Bring Walcott A Great Season - Wenger

Wenger maintains his views, following Walcott's recall into the England squad named by Allardyce on Sunday, that Arsenal will see 'a different' player this season.

Chambers In Middlesbrough Loan?

England international Calum Chambers, signed from Southampton a couple of years ago, is reportedly on his way to Middlesbrough on loan.

Double Deal Confirmed By Wenger

It hasn't been officially announced yet but Arsene Wenger has confirmed Shkodran Mustafi is coming to Arsenal from Valencia with Lucas Perez Deportivo La Coruna.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Rocky7
Editor email
Profile
ClockEnd124
no email
Profile
Amos
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Watford MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Cech6%
Bellerin1%
Holding5%
Koscielny2%
Monreal0%
Cazorla1%
Xhaka25%
Walcott1%
Ozil15%
Oxlade-Chamberlain0%
Sanchez44%
Sub - Wilshere0%
Sub - Elneny0%
Sub - Gibbs0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 3 3 0 0 9 6
2 Chelsea 3 3 0 0 9 5
3 Man Utd 3 3 0 0 9 5
4 Everton 3 2 1 0 7 2
5 Hull City 3 2 0 1 6 2
6 Middlesbrough 3 1 2 0 5 1
7 Spurs 3 1 2 0 5 1
8 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 4 1
9 Leicester City 3 1 1 1 4 0
10 WBA 3 1 1 1 4 0
11 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 4 -1
12 West Ham 3 1 0 2 3 -2
13 Burnley 3 1 0 2 3 -2
14 Swansea 3 1 0 2 3 -2
15 Southampton 3 0 2 1 2 -2
16 Sunderland 3 0 1 2 1 -2
17 Crystal Palace 3 0 1 2 1 -2
18 Watford 3 0 1 2 1 -3
19 AFC Bournemouth 3 0 1 2 1 -3
20 Stoke 3 0 1 2 1 -4
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Naijagunner9
2.5102
3.Joe_@**1