Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Wenger Set For Baptista Talks

Wenger Set For Baptista Talks

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he is to meet with Julio Baptista's agent next week to discuss the player's future.

Baptist's Arsenal future has been cast into doubt of late as the striker struggles to find some form.

Wenger is also set for talks with Real Madrid over the fee of any potential transfer.

The fact that Wenger is to meet Baptista's agent would suggest that he intends to sign him. Despite that the Arsenal manager insists that no decision has been made.

'Nothing is decided," said Arsène Wenger at his pre-match press conference. "I will meet his agents next week and Real Madrid a bit later.

"I won't tell you now what I will say to his agents. If I do that now I can cancel the meeting!

'I can talk to the player [of course] but whether he stays or goes I need to talk to the agent. If he stays we talk about what price if he goes then we talk about how do we do it.'

Wenger also confirmed that Reyes is unlikely to return to Arsenal in the summer.

"Reyes coming back can happen," said Wenger. "I have nothing against that but Reyes does not want to come back to English football, he prefers to stay in Spain.'

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Nick Simmonett
Date:Friday April 27 2007
Time: 7:57PM

Comments

0
Waiting for Gunnerb to post here, but hes probably over at Manures board brown-nosing. feckin plastic.
Blue is the colour
27/04/2007 20:00:00
0
Lol, I hope the Beast stays with Arsenal. I want to see him ajust to the premiership and show his fangs.
Gunners
27/04/2007 20:12:00
0
Same here... this beast is too good to be write-off!! Stay, I say, and make the naysayers pay!
Andy-bayor
27/04/2007 20:25:00
0
Baps can stay, just dont play ever again. I dont mind him in the carling cup or as last choice striker behing Freddie Ljungberg (lol!) but not as this skilful, creative attacking midfielder he thinks he is. Fekin idiot!
Goofle
27/04/2007 20:28:00
0
Personally I'd like to see him taken on loan again till January, if he does well then sign him in January, if not send him back to Madrid.
simmy8_2000
27/04/2007 20:53:00
0
I like the guy, I hope he stays because he will be a hit.
gunnerb
27/04/2007 20:53:00
0
get him out, he needs to go.
thenry009
27/04/2007 21:16:00
0
the beast is going back to Spain :-)
merlin
27/04/2007 21:27:00
0
well he done ok against cesspool reserves,so stick him in the reserves where he will find his true level!!!
springy
27/04/2007 22:17:00
0
this is one of the better news i heard so far... give beast some time and he'll come good.. shevchenko who came in for almost 3 times the price is worse then our beast.. watch out for the beast this weekend.
McGooner
27/04/2007 22:33:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Congratulations Leicester City

The Foxes are Premier League Champions

Who Will Arsenal Face In 2016/17 (3/5/16)

With less than a handful of games remaining in the 2015/16 campaign, some promotions and relegations in the football pyramid are already known.

Wenger Comments On Fan Protests

Arsenal manager speaks about a tough weekend

That Was Tough To Watch

Arsene on the receiving end of fans wrath

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)

Is it time for Wenger to go?
Suggested By:
Yes73%
No23%
In The Summer4%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 36 22 11 3 77 30
2 Spurs 36 19 13 4 70 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 36 19 7 10 64 30
5 Man Utd 35 17 9 9 60 12
6 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
7 Southampton 36 16 9 11 57 14
8 Liverpool 35 15 10 10 55 11
9 Chelsea 35 12 12 11 48 7
10 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 Swansea 36 11 10 15 43 -13
14 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
15 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

May 8 2016 4:00PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Wyn Mills5
2.Amos.4
3.Galway Gooner4
4.NYArse1
5.Naijagunner1
6.Leon Kingsford1