Bacary Sagna

  • EPL: What to watch in the opening week August 16, 2014

    Manchester: The English Premier League is back - and it looks more competitive than ever this season. Manchester City head into the first match of their title defense, against Newcastle on Sunday, knowing there are four genuine pretenders to the trophy after a typically frenetic summer of transfers and coaching changes...
  • World Cup 2014: France not reaching final would be failure, says Sagna June 29, 2014

    France defender Bacary Sagna has said it would be a failure if they did not qualify for the World Cup final to be played at the iconic Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13. "It would be a success if we go all the way. As players, we aspire to...
  • It's time to leave Arsenal, says Manchester City-bound Sagna June 13, 2014

    Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna, in Brazil with the French World Cup squad, has announced that his seven-year stint at the Premier League club is over. According to media reports, the 31-year-old full back is on the brink of moving to champions Manchester City. "I don't know where to start or even how...
  • Arsenal's Bacary Sagna out for three weeks with hamstring injury October 5, 2013

    London: Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has been ruled out for three weeks with a hamstring injury and will miss France's upcoming World Cup qualifier against Finland. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday that Sagna picked up "a little hamstring problem" in the 2-0 midweek win over Napoli in the Champions...
  • Arsenal to pursue City's Richards if Sagna leaves June 30, 2013

    Arsene Wenger is splashing money this season for Arsenal and The Gunners might battle for Manchester City's Micah Richards - if Bacary Sagna fails to agree a new deal at Arsenal, as per reports. 30-year-old Sagna had joined Arsenal from Auxerre six years ago and with one year of his...
  • Arsenal deserve to believe against Bayern: Wenger March 13, 2013

    Munich: Arsenal's Champions League experience and determination give them the right to believe they can turn round a 3-1 last-16 first-leg loss to Bayern Munich when they meet again on Wednesday, coach Arsene Wenger said. Arsenal are looking to become only the third team in the competition's history to lose...
  • Arsenal without Sagna, Diaby doubtful for Spurs clash February 28, 2013

    London: Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna will miss the north London derby against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday and midfielder Abou Diaby is rated a 50-50 chance. "Abou has a calf problem, a minor one. He will have tests and then we will see if we can use him or not," said...
  • We must beat Manchester United: Sagna November 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Defender Bacary Sagna has stated that Arsenal must beat Manchester United on Saturday. Arsenal have produced some magical football this season, playing sublime stuff of which any team in the world would be jealous. However, they have also struggled to find consistency and have been beaten three times, and beaten...