Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Koscielny Pulls Out Of France International

Koscielny Pulls Out Of France International

Laurent Koscielny has been withdrawn from the France squad to face Uruguay in a meaningless friendly ahead of the start to the new Premier League season this Saturday.

As football punters continue to shake their heads at these poorly timed international friendlies, the participants seem to be dropping like flies.

FIFA.com claim the French defender has been sent home from the training camp after test pointed to a problem with the centre back`s calf.

Hopefully this is just a preventative measure and Kos will take to the field on Saturday in our season opener vs Sunderland.



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

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Tuesday August 14 2012
Time: 7:23AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Khan to Fight in the UK

Comments

0
Hopefully this is only a "Ryan Giggs" injury..
Armory
14/08/2012 07:52:00
0
While, for some national team managers, it is an opportunity to try out some untested players, for others, it is an ego trip and muscle flexing chance with the players and their clubs. Considering the timing, one would expect national team coaches to be reasonable with these call-ups, in order to be fair to the clubs who pay the players' wages. Nah! I guess that is asking too much.
Naijagunner
14/08/2012 10:53:00
0
This is so ridiculous. Obviously these games could easily have been planned for another time. You can't even guarantee no injuries.
phreddy
15/08/2012 13:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Wilshere Completes Bournemouth Loan

For the last few hours this was the worst kept secret in football and Sky Sports had Jack Wilshere posing with the Bournemouth shirt before the deal had been...

Wilshere's Destination Decided

Bournemouth & Crystal Palace were favourites to sign Wilshere this morning. Roma emerged as candidate but that move broke down it seems with AC Milan's interest coming to nothing.

Gnabry Departs For Werder Bremen

As expected largely, Serge Gnabry has now completed his permanent move to Werder Bremen.

Wilshere Picks Roma?

It's being reported this afternoon that Jack Wilshere has selected Italian side Roma as his destination for a loan spell this season.

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
Cech7%
Bellerin1%
Holding3%
Koscielny2%
Monreal0%
Cazorla2%
Xhaka32%
Walcott2%
Ozil15%
Oxlade-Chamberlain0%
Sanchez36%
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)