• Samir Nasri reveals he snubbed Arsene Wenger’s transfer advice

    Samir Nasri reveals he snubbed Arsene Wenger’s transfer advice

    Samir Nasri has revealed Arsene Wenger attempted to persuade him to sign for PSG once he had made his decision to quit Arsenal.

     

    The former Arsenal midfielder left the club in acrimonious circumstances back in 2011, the same summer as Cesc Fabregas departed for Barcelona, in a £24 million move to Manchester City.

    Despite winning two Premier League titles during his time at Eastlands, Nasri impressed only fleetingly and was deemed surplus to requirements by Pep Guardiola upon his arrival during the […]

  • Nasri: Why Man Utd fans haven’t seen Pogba best…

    Nasri: Why Man Utd fans haven’t seen Pogba best…

    Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri says Manchester United won’t see the best of Paul Pogba until he finds a consistent position.

    He told L’Equipe: “For intrinsic quality he is a phenomenon. The form on the field is not necessarily that of his talent, but he is a modern midfielder. In terms of quality, he makes me think of Yaya Touré, not in performance yet, he is a player who can project itself.

    “He has only one problem: he still has not found […]

  • Samir Nasri takes Xavi’s crown as the Champions League’s new pass master

    Samir Nasri takes Xavi’s crown as the Champions League’s new pass master

    Samir Nasri’s attempts to get back to best remained on track with Sevilla as he struck the winner in the 1-0 victory over Dinamo Zagreb on Tuesday evening.

    The 29-year-old featured just 13 times for Manchester City last season, while he was excluded for part of Pep Guardiola’s pre-season camp this summer after returning from holiday overweight.

    But in his loan spell at Sevilla, the French midfielder has become a key part of their midfield under Jorge Sampaoli.

    And in their win over […]