London: Andrey Arshavin's unhappy spell at Arsenal is set to end this summer, with manager Arsene Wenger saying it is unlikely to offer the Russia winger a new contract.
Arshavin is in the final year of his deal at the English Premier League side and has found first-team opportunities hard to come by over the last two seasons, with his work rate often criticized by fans.
Wenger says on Friday "I don't think he will stay here, because he doesn't play enough."
The 31-year-old Arshavin spent the second half of last season on loan at Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg, which he left to join Arsenal in January 2009 for a reported fee of 15 million pounds ($23 million), a club record at the time....more
07:58 PM, Apr 12, 2013
Warsaw: Russia captain Andrey Arshavin has blamed tiredness for his side's inability to seal all three points against Poland as the co-hosts came from behind to snatch a draw in Warsaw. Dick Advocaat's side took a first-half lead when Alan Dzagoev headed his skipper's pinpoint free-kick past Przemyslaw Tyton, as they looked to book their place in the quarter-finals. However, with the backing of the home crowd, Poland equalised through...
09:47 AM, Jun 13, 2012