womens timberland shoes Fabregas confirms Arsenal rejected chance to re
Arsenal had option on Fabregas when Barcelona sought to offload him three years ago.
The Spaniard eventually returned to the Premier League with Arsenal bitter rivals Chelsea, but the Gunners had the chance to bring back a player who had spent eight years with the club.
In an interview with Sky Sports before Chelsea and Arsenal drew 0 0 on Sunday read 16 Conclusions and do it now he confirmed that Arsenal didn even contact him despite having first refusal on the player.
The Gunners would sign Alexis Sanchez from Barca that summer so, y it all worked out.
I made the decision to leave Barca, Arsenal had the first option, and Barcelona had the obligation to contact Arsenal first, he said.
they had a week to basically respond yes or no to the buy out clause.
knew Chelsea were on the side,
among other clubs, but after I spoke to [Jose] Mourinho in the meantime he convinced me that it was a great place to come.
week passed, Arsenal never responded, never contacted me either, so I took it as them having enough players in their squad, so I made my move to Chelsea.