Nasri won’t join us until the end of the Euros, if he does at all. It would be quite disappointing if the French boy wonder didn’t join us. The fact that he was so close obviously means that Arsene rates him very highly… He got another 15 minutes in yesterday’s friendly against Columbia and it looks like we’ll be in a state of “will he, won’t he” for the entire championships now, which is definitely annoying! Ex Gooner Freddie Ljungberg has been in the papers today talking about how badly Arsene Wenger treated him. Bringing him over from somewhere far away, making him a great player and paying him millions and millions of pounds, oooo that’s bad.
It was all about my injuries. Wenger simply doesn’t like those who show a weakness. With him, you generally feel as if you were in the army – it’s only in public that he may appear to be some sort of man of liberal views. In reality, his belief is natural selection. The truth is I picked up a knock doing my job and following Wenger’s instructions. I always played like this and, at some point, ran out of luck. So while I was being treated for the injury, they went out and found a different player for my position. After I recovered, I was given a chance in the typical Wenger way: I was expected to run and intercept and score just the same as before. He just didn’t give me enough time to do it properly. I had no time. I was offended when all of a sudden I learned from the papers that Wenger was ready to consider