Tag: Cesc Fabregas

Cesc Fabregas played for Arsenal Football Club. The Spanish midfielder joined Arsenal from Barcelona in 2003. Fabregas left Arsenal for Barcelona in 2011 for £25m. In total, he made 303 appearances for Arsenal and scored 57 goals. The former Arsenal Captain and World Cup Winner wore the number 4 shirt for Arsenal. He was born May 4, 1987. Fabregas currently plays for AS Monaco.

Hector Bellerin equals former Arsenal playmaker's assists

Hector Bellerin has equalled Cesc Fabregas' assists for this season so far: four. The right-back chalked up his fourth against Everton in the Premier League...

Did Barça players meet Arsenal star to start Fabregas-type saga again?

Now an Arsenal player and very much a Londoner, it doesn't feel like Héctor Bellerín is agitating to move back to Barcelona. Born in the...

Watch: Is Fabregas really mocking Arsenal fans?

On Monday, a video began to do the rounds of Cesc Fabregas reportedly clapping the Arsenal fans who booed him throughout the match and...

Midfielder 'not surprised' that Chelsea failed to have penalty awarded against Arsenal

Our match against Chelsea at the Emirates on Sunday was typically full of controversy, as is the norm whenever we face the Blues. Firstly we...

Chelsea boss insists Arsenal hostility towards star will spur him on

Cesc Fabregas is bound to face a mixed reaction when he steps out onto the pitch at the Emirates. Although the boos are likely to...

Player focus: What kind of reception does Fabregas deserve at Arsenal?

With Chelsea coming down to the Emirates on Sunday, we will see the return of the prodigal son that is Cesc Fabregas, the former...

Watch: Arsenal supporting Chelsea steward sacked

Somewhat hilariously, an Arsenal supporting Chelsea steward appears to have gotten the sack for calling Cesc Fabregas a snake. Well if the shoe fits... The incident...
Helen Trantum column

Why Cech deserves better reception than Fabregas against Chelsea

It's funny how a player moving clubs can offend your sensibilities. This weekend, two excellent footballers face their former clubs, each on the opposing team...

Watch: Thierry Henry lays into Chelsea while sat next to Fabregas

It's no secret that Chelsea are doing terribly this season and, as any Arsenal fan would, when Thierry Henry was given the chance to...

Stats: Mesut Özil sets a Premier League record

Another Arsenal game, another Mesut Özil assist. 11 Premier League appearances this season and he has assisted 10 Arsenal goals, more than any other player...

Mesut Ozil is assisting at a historic rate – Can he keep it up?

Magnificent. Brilliant. Magical. Genius. The closest thing we have to Zinedine Zidane. The best No. 10 in the world. These are just some of the words and phrases used to...

The defensive midfielder who escaped Wenger's clutches

As they prepare to host the European Championship next Summer, France continued their winning ways with a simple 4-0 victory over Armenia. Didier Deschamps has...

Barcelona star: Fabregas would leak Arsenal’s team when they played Manchester United

In what appears to be a bit of a strange interview with Marca, Gerard Pique has said that, when Cesc Fabregas played for Arsenal...

Fabregas defends 'misunderstood' Costa's behaviour against Arsenal

Although it feels like the 2-0 loss to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge was years ago, it's still a talking point and former Gunner Cesc...

Fabregas: We have to beat Arsenal

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has praised the quality of Arsenal's team ahead of our tie with the Blues on Saturday. The Spain international was also...

How Arsenal's lost generation fell apart

This week sees the start of the new Champions League season, with Arsenal travelling to Zagreb for the first group game. It isn't the first...

Manchester United and Chelsea stars overlooked for Santi Cazorla

From the age of 12, Santi Cazorla played for Real Oviedo. The Spanish club, who play in Liga Adelante (the division below La Liga), have...

Arsenal playmaker dribbles better than Chelsea star

According to the new FIFA ratings, Mesut Ozil is better at dribbling than Cesc Fabregas. Although both midfielders share the same score of 87, the...

Fabregas claims Chelsea not worried about Arsenal

by Nia Griffiths Former Arsenal midfielder, Cesc Fabregas, has spoken about his love for his ex-club and how nothing will change that. Ahead of our match...

Wenger faces challenge as Real Madrid want key Arsenal man

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal could have to fight to keep a key man off the field this summer after reports emerged that Real Madrid are...

Arsenal have been the second best feeder club in Europe

by Lewis Ambrose The move to Emirates Stadium saw Arsenal buying young players for little money before developing them and, almost invariably, selling them for...

Arsenal earn millions from Tottenham Hotspurs' spending

by Nia Griffiths It turns out, sell-on clauses can be pretty great if you're Arsenal. Once upon a time, there was a footballer called David Bentley...

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...

Arsenal finally have harmony, victory will follow

by Matthew Wade Most Arsenal fans of any pre-Wenger vintage will have firm memories of (and probably miss) the old Arsenal club crest, and its...

Arsenal defender is thankful for Chelsea's Fabregas

by Lewis Ambrose Last season provided Héctor Bellerín with his breakthrough into the Arsenal first-team and maybe we should reserve some thanks for former midfielder Cesc...

Does ex-Arsenal star wish he could return?

by Nia Griffiths Does Aleksandr Hleb's refusal to shake Cesc Fabregas' hand show where his loyalties still lie? Or, as is the norm in modern football, is something...

Former captain: Returning to Arsenal was difficult

Cesc Fabregas returned to Arsenal recently with Chelsea and received a rather odd reception. As our very own Helen Trantum said, she found herself both...

Fabregas: Chelsea move my best ever

Last week, Arsenal fans had to go through the emotional rollercoaster that was watching Cesc Fabregas win the Premier League with Chelsea and now...

Could Bellerin be haunted by the ghost of Fabregas?

It's karaoke time! "I wanna tell you, I might as well do, About a boy who can do anything. He comes from Barca, His name is Hector, Bellerin, Bellerin, Bellerin." You've...

Fabregas grateful to Arsenal despite negative reception

Cesc Fabregas has admitted that he's still grateful to Arsenal despite receiving a quite hostile reception upon his return to the Emirates. The Chelsea man,...

Why Arsenal fans should say thank-you to Cesc Fabregas

It is, perhaps, inevitable that Sunday afternoon's match is going to see a disproportionate amount of attention focused on a certain Cesc Fabregas. This is as...

Which Cesc Fabregas are you talking about?

There's nothing more that football fans love, than drama. In last week's fixture between the league leaders and the team in third place, much was...

Wenger: Give Chelsea man what he deserves

Cesc Fabregas returns to the Emirates in a blue shirt this weekend and the reception is likely to be pretty frosty. However, Arsene Wenger says...

Take it down! Fabregas banner should never been erected in first place

With most of the build up to Sunday's game about one man and one man only, we examine his impact on the club and ask whether *that* banner should ever have been erected outside the Emirates.

Wenger over Mourinho any day! suggests Cesc Fabregas

Fabregas fails to flatter Mourinho when asked to compare him to previous managers at Arsenal and Barcelona.

Why this Tottenham star will always be an Arsenal man at heart

Harry Kane recently signed a new Tottenham contract and protested his love for the lesser North London club, but is he telling the truth? Here at the Daily Cannon, we doubt it...

Wenger reveals he would have had to sell to buy Cesc Fabregas

It has been a sore point all season, the arrival of Cesc Fabregas in London with Chelsea and not Arsenal. Hard enough to take in...