Arsenal defender William Saliba could have a difficult return to the club this summer, according to William Gallas, as Gabriel asked Jesus his own transfer question
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William Saliba has been told he will be “excited” when he comes back arsenal This summer he expects to get straight into Mikel Arteta’s starting line-up.
The 21-year-old defender spent the season on loan at Ligue 1 club Marseille to gain more first-team experience and has impressed in his home country. But former Gunners defender William Gallas has told his compatriot he may have to settle for a bench spot at the Emirates when he returns to Arsenal this summer.
It comes as Gabriel has asked Jesus a new Arsenal transfer question Manchester City and Pep Guardiola after being linked with a summer move to north London. And the Gunners took the initiative in the top four with a 3-1 win Manchester United.
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United topics of conversation
Arsenal boosted their hopes of qualifying for next season Champions League as they beat rivals Manchester United 3-1 on Saturday.
However, a first Arsenal goal for Nuno Tavares, a Bukayo Saka penalty and a Granit Xhaka striker were more than enough for the hosts Cristiano Ronaldo is 100 First League Aim to get the guests back in the game. Bruno Fernandes missed a penalty and Diogo Dalot hit the woodwork twice for United while Mikel Arteta’s side held on to victory.
It was a game full of talking points, from Bukayo Saka sending in another superb penalty to truly banish his Euro 2020 demons and Xhaka’s incredible strike.
Jesus asks transfer question
Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus has asked his bosses a transfer question after being linked with a summer move to Arsenal.
Getting into first-team football could become more difficult for the Brazil forward if he stays at Etihad beyond this summer Erling Haland He is widely expected to join Pep Guardiola’s side and give the City boss the quality centre-forward he craves. City famously missed out on signing Tottenham’s Harry Kane last summer as Daniel Levy refused to lower his demands on the forward and City now appear to have fended off the competition real Madrid Landing Borussia Dortmund’s Haaland.
But an incredible four-goal move by Jesus against Watford Guardiola could just have to rethink on Saturday afternoon.
Saliba sent a warning
Former Arsenal defender William Gallas believes his compatriot William Saliba could be “upset” when he returns to the Emirates this summer.
Saliba has been in impressive form during his loan spell at Marseille this season which has led to him being called up to the France national team. But Gallas believes he will have a tough job coming back to Arsenal to disrupt Gabriel and Ben White’s partnership at centre-back – and Saliba may have to be patient and wait for his opportunity.
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