Tag: Bacary Sagna

Bacary Sagna played for Arsenal Football Club. The French defender joined Arsenal from Auxerre in 2004. Sagna left Arsenal for Manchester City in 2014 on a free transfer. In total, he made 284 appearances for Arsenal and scored 5 goals. “Bac” wore the number 3 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on February 14, 1983. Sagna currently plays for Montreal Impact.

Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Former Gunner argues Arsenal should just pay Aubameyang what he wants

Bacary Sagna thinks Arsenal need to pay whatever it takes to convince Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to extend his contract and stay at the club.

Bacary Sagna: Unai Emery's departure is a bit sad - Arsenal need more stability

Bacary Sagna says the departure of Unai Emery and the situation surrounding his sacking is a bit sad, and he thinks Arsenal need more stability.

Former Arsenal man named Defensive Player of the Year

Bacary Sagna has been named Montreal Impact's Defensive Player of the Year following his second season with the club.
France's defender Bacary Sagna arrives at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine near Paris, on March 20, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Bacary Sagna: Arsenal are my favourite team, they will beat Napoli

Ahead of Arsenal's game against Napoli, former Gunner Bacary Sagna has been talking about the game as well as his affection for the club he left in 2014.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 06: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says goodbye to the Arsenal fans after 22 years at the helm at the end of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Burnley at Emirates Stadium on May 6, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Former Gunner calls Wenger's exit inevitable after 'shame' of fans turning on manager

Bacary Sagna claims he wasn't surprised when Arsene Wenger eventually decided to end his 22-year spell at the club, since the Frenchman had clearly lost the fans.
SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal smiles during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)

Sagna hails 'complete revival' of Arsenal under new management

Bacary Sagna thinks Arsenal made the right choice by appointing Unai Emery as head coach of the club, and claims the changes represent a 'complete revival' for Arsenal.
BENEVENTO, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Bacary Sagna of Benevento Calcio in action during the serie A match between Benevento Calcio and FC Crotone at Stadio Ciro Vigorito on February 18, 2018 in Benevento, Italy. (Photo by Francesco Pecoraro/Getty Images)

Official: Former Arsenal star signs for MLS side

Bacary Sagna has signed with Montreal Impact, a side managed by Arsene Wenger favourite, Remi Garde.

Amazing reason former Arsenal star said 'no' to return

Bacary Sagna admits he turned down the chance to train with Arsenal during his time without a club because he didn't want to get in the way of players already at the club or block Mathieu Debuchy.

6 of our favourite times Arsenal humiliated Tottenham

Ahead of the North London derby this Saturday, we've looked at some of Arsenal's humiliations of their local rivals.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20: Samir Nasri of Arsenal looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 20, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Struggling Serie A side start negotiations with 2 ex-Arsenal stars after already securing 1

After signing former Gunner Bacary Sagna, Benevento are now in talks with Samir Nasri and Alex Song over the pair joining their old teammate, according to reports.
France's defender Bacary Sagna arrives at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine near Paris, on March 20, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Former Arsenal man signs 6-month deal at bottom club with 'heart and soul'

France right-back Bacary Sagna said Saturday he was hoping to revive his international career and play in the World Cup as he signed for Serie A underdogs Benevento.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Mathieu Debuchy of Arsenal looks on prior to the Carabao Cup Quarter-Final match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on December 19, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

From France: Debuchy and Sagna hunt for new clubs

Mathieu Debuchy and ex-Arsenal right-back Bacary Sagna are both on the look-out for new clubs before the transfer window shuts.
France's defender Bacary Sagna arrives at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine near Paris, on March 20, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Agreement near: Defender close to joining struggling Serie A side

Bacary Sagna is finally closing in on a return to professional football, as he prepares to sign a deal with Serie A side Benevento.

Should Arsenal take a chance on this former defender who is free?

Bacary Sagna is still a free agent, after his contract with Manchester City expired over the summer, but he hopes to find a new club in January.

Former Arsenal defender may have found a new club

Lazio are reportedly considering a move for ex-Gunner Bacary Sagna.

Leicester interested in former Arsenal defender

Leicester City could sign former Arsenal and France defender Bacary Sagna on a free transfer, according to latest reports.
France's defender Bacary Sagna arrives at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine near Paris, on March 20, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Former Arsenal defender rejects a return to the Premier League

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has rejected an offer from Brighton. 

8 Arsenal stories you may have missed: Wenger reveals costly price to keep Alexis

Arsenal could lose a lot of money after a failed deadline day move, a former defender could return to the Emirates, Jack Wilshere has interest from Turkey and a pie-eating goalkeeper learns his fate.
France's defender Bacary Sagna arrives at the French national football team training base in Clairefontaine near Paris, on March 20, 2017, as part of the team's preparation for the upcoming World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Picture: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Fans react to reports that Arsenal could complete deal for 34-year-old

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has been linked with a return to the Emirates Stadium, and supporters took to social media to give their mostly positive reactions.

Arsenal could agree deal for 34-year-old

Arsenal could sign former defender Bacary Sagna on a free transfer this summer, although they face stiff competition for his signature, according to latest reports.

Crystal Palace and West Brom considering swoop for ex-Arsenal defender

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna is wanted by Crystal Palace and West Brom.

Arsenal in a strong postion after Manchester City fail to sign Brazilian international

After missing out on Dani Alves, Manchester City are desperate for a new right back this summer.

Manchester City get ready to sell Bacary Sagna, was he right to leave Arsenal?

Former Arsenal right back Bacary Sagna could leave Manchester City this summer, so we ask: was the move really worth it?

Manchester City missing 4 for Arsenal clash

What sort of team will Pep Guardiola be able to field against Arsenal in the FA Cup on Sunday? Here's who's currently out for City. Bacary...

Manchester City injury report

A look at who may or may not be available for Manchester City when they visit the Emirates on 2 April.
Mikel Arteta

Watch: Arteta chats with Arsenal players in Manchester City tunnel

One of the only good things to come out of Sunday was seeing Mikel Arteta's face again, although I'd rather it was under better circumstances.

5 worst Arsenal haircuts ever - Does Ramsey's new one make the cut?

In light of recent events (and by events I meant the situation regarding Aaron Ramsey's hair), and there being next to no news or fresh gossip around, I'm going to tackle a real issue that we've been experiencing in north London over the years.
N'Golo Kante

Details of PSG offer to Leicester star revealed as Arsenal face challenge

Arsenal are facing competition for Leicester’s N’Golo Kante from a number of clubs but PSG seem to be leading the way when it comes to being proactive about the whole thing.

Pellegrini confirms four key players will miss Manchester City v Arsenal

Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Manchester City will be without four regular starters this Sunday when Arsenal visit the Etihad Stadium.

Sagna: Manchester City can still beat Arsenal and Spurs to the title

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has been crucial for Manchester City so far this season and the France international is backing his current club to...

Sagna: I don’t regret leaving Arsenal for Manchester City

After leaving Arsenal for Manchester City in the two summers ago, Bacary Sagna has admitted that he stands by his decision. The right-back left Arsenal...

Manchester City right-back should be respected on his return to Arsenal

Emmanuel Adebayor, Samir Nasri, Cesc Fàbregas and Robin van Persie. Arsenal fans have been a little bit abusive and pretty damn hostile to returning players...

Manchester City man says need for a change forced transfer

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna is one of the few players in recent years to leave without upsetting the fans. The right-back spent seven years...

Are Arsenal and Everton set to strike a deal for defender?

Arsenal right-back Mathieu Debuchy has been in the capital for just over a year, but could already be on his way out again. The defender...
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Arsenal’s most injured team of the century

Arsenal struggle with injuries, it's pretty common knowledge. It's a burden, it's an explanation of a barren spell in terms of trophies, and it's really...

Watch: Arsenal midfielder rates Fabregas higher than Özil

by Lewis Ambrose Jack Wilshere loves a bit of controversy, and this time he could be in danger of upsetting his own fans with choices...

Sagna: I expected more competition at Manchester City than Arsenal

Speaking about his recent transfer to Manchester City from the Gunners, rightback Bacary Sagna claims he doesn't regret his move, despite barely getting any...

Sloppy Seconds – The Verdict on Manchester City’s Ex-Gunners

It seems that since moving to our shiny new stadium, Arsenal have gained a bit of a reputation for being a feeder club. It started...