Tag: Claude Puel

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: William Saliba of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 13, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Saint-Etienne boss confirms William Saliba's status for their cup final

William Saliba won't play for Saint-Etienne in the Coupe de France final against Paris Saint-Germain later this month, according to head coach Claude Puel.
William Saliba (Photo via Saint-Etienne on Twitter)

Saint-Etienne boss still hoping for William Saliba loan extension

William Saliba will return to Arsenal on June 30th as things stand, but Claude Puel and Saint-Etienne are still hoping to keep him for one last match.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 13, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Saint-Etienne boss backs William Saliba to quickly become nailed-on Arsenal starter

Saint-Etienne boss Claude Puel thinks William Saliba is the right player for Arsenal, and he can quickly make himself a starter at the club.
Saint-Etienne's French defender William Saliba gestures during the French L1 football match between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne (ASSE) on October 20, 2019, at the Matmut Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP / Getty Images)

William Saliba hails Claude Puel

William Saliba has been singing the praises of his new manager, Claude Puel, after a weekend when the defender really stood out.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 13: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 13, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Claude Puel on William Saliba: We’re selling our best player to make short-term deals

Claude Puel has suggested it's hard for him to accept William Saliba's transfer to Arsenal, claiming Saint-Etienne's transfer plan seems reactionary to him.
William Saliba back in training via ASSE

Disastrous start means new manager for talented Arsenal loanee

William Saliba has returned to the Saint Etienne first-team squad ahead of their game this weekend but, following it, he is likely to have a new manager.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal applauds fans as he is substituted during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and Stade Rennais at Emirates Stadium on March 14, 2019, in London, England. (Photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)

Arsenal star's former boss insists he would do very well joining Barcelona

Claude Puel, Alexandre Lacazette's former manager during his time with Lyon, insists the striker could do 'very, very well' if he joined FC Barcelona.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Jamie Vardy of Leicester City battles for possession with Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on October 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Jamie Vardy to be dropped after leaving pitch against Arsenal

Leicester City manager Claude Puel is expected to drop Jamie Vardy for their clash against West Ham after the striker had to leave the pitch during Arsenal’s game against the Foxes on Monday.

Leicester boss talks down Arsenal's title chances

Claude Puel says he doesn't know if Arsenal can be considered title contenders at this stage, emphasising that there's still a long way to go.

'He will cost even more than £100m' - Manager tells Arsenal how much to...

Leicester City manager Claude Puel claims Riyad Mahrez could cost over £100m in the summer, and insists the 26-year-old is happy at the King Power Stadium.

Conflicting reports over 26-year-old's future amid Arsenal links

Leicester City manager Claude Puel says Riyad Mahrez can't leave the club this month, but reports in France suggest he has an agreement with the owners saying he can.
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez.

Bad news for Arsenal after manager rules out 26-year-old joining Gunners

Leicester manager Claude Puel insists the Foxes are keen to keep hold of Riyad Mahrez.

Leicester manager keen to keep star as Arsenal links return again

Claude Puel wants Riyad Mahrez to remain at Leicester amid persistent Arsenal links.
Claude Puel

Leicester manager explains what Arsene Wenger does after games

Leicester manager Claude Puel has opened up about his relationship with Arsene Wenger.

Former Dortmund manager turns down Saints approach, keen on a club closer to Arsenal

Former Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel was rumoured to be on his way to Southampton interested. But latest reports reveal he’s turned them down and wants a club more similar to Arsenal.

Defender 'twist' despite 'agreeing' Liverpool move

Despite suggestions being made that Virgil van Dijk's long-term future was at Anfield, there has been a twist in the story.

Southampton didn’t waste time against Liverpool, but it is a problem says Wenger

Teams are often accused of time-wasting tactics in an attempt to run down the clock and secure a hard-earned result but Arsene Wenger doesn't believe that Southampton were time-wasting against Liverpool at the weekend.
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Southampton v Arsenal: Another must-win match for the Gunners

After a morale-boosting win over Manchester United on Sunday, it's important for Arsenal to continue winning.

Wenger assesses Claude Puel at Southampton

Arsène Wenger has had his say about compatriot and managerial counterpart Claude Puel, whom his side will face once again this evening.
Claude Puel

Arsenal boost as Southampton hit hard with injuries

Southampton will be without a number of key players for their FA Cup game with Arsenal.
Eddie Howe

Wenger’s former player backs Bournemouth boss to take Arsenal job

Claude Puel believes that Bournemouth manager, Eddie Howe, is a 'good choice' for the Arsenal job once Arsene Wenger leaves.
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Watch: Full Southampton manager pre-Arsenal press conference including Arsene Wenger comments

The manager of Southampton, Claude Puel knows Arsene Wenger well and ahead of their meeting he's been filled with praise for his former manager

Defender prefers Manchester United over Arsenal

Southampton boss, Claude Puel, claims that Jose Fonte isn't disturbed by the speculation surrounding his future with the Saints among new reports linking him with Manchester United.