Koscielny’s nine-year Arsenal stay ends as £4.6m Bordeaux transfer is completed

first_img Deontay Wilder watches video of Arsenal stars being confronted by carjacker’sWith reports also linking fellow centre-back Shkodran Mustafi away, Arsenal will be keen to add defensive reinforcements before the transfer window shuts next week.They are reported to have had a bid rejected by RB Leipzig for Dayot Upamecano earlier this week, while Daniele Rugani, the Juventus defender, is another target.Saturday is GameDay on talkSPORT and talkSPORT 2 as we become your go to destination for all the Premier League action. We’ll bring you LIVE commentary of Premier League games across all three time slots on Saturday – 12.30pm, 3pm and 5.30pm – delivering award-winning coverage to more GameDay listeners than ever. Check out all the live commentaries coming up across the talkSPORT network this week latest deals FAREWELL Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Laurent Koscielny’s Emirates exit has been confirmed LIVE on talkSPORT REVEALED Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January targets Former Crystal Palace and West Brom manager Pardew takes over at Dutch strugglers TROPHY center_img LATEST Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 2:03Loaded: 8.03%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -2:03 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen The defender made 353 appearances for the Gunners after signing from Lorient in 2010.He won three FA Cups during his nine years at the Emirates, and was also made club captain last summer after Per Mertesacker’s retirement. Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update 1 The FA’s Head of On-Field Discipline Tarik Shamel on new rules and law changes in the Premier LeagueHe is thought to have requested to have his contract terminated so he could return to France.Arsenal did not want to let Koscielny leave on a free transfer, however, and it is believed Bordeaux agreed to pay around £4.6million for the 33-year-old.The north London released a short statement on their website to confirm the transfer. “Laurent was entering the final year of his current contract with us,” the statement read. “We decided to sanction his move to Bordeaux once we agreed acceptable transfer terms.“We thank Laurent for his contribution to the club and wish him all the best for the future.” Laurent Koscielny has left Arsenal to join Ligue 1 side Bordeaux, the Premier League club have confirmed.The centre-back went on strike last month by refusing to go on the Gunners’ pre-season tour of the United States. 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SAINTS will join Hull KR to celebrate the citys s

first_imgSAINTS will join Hull KR to celebrate the city’s successful bid to become the UK’s City of Culture for 2017 this Friday.There will be a whole host of entertainment including local tribute act The Beautiful Couch and an extra special performance from the club’s cheerleaders and Dance Academy as the Robins “Tell the World” about the accolade.Local band The Lamms will also perform to home and away fans in the concourse of the Colin Hutton Stand before and after the game.Tickets for the game remain on sale from the Ticket Office at Langtree Park, byu calling 01744 455 052 or by logging on here.Check out the away fans guide below.last_img