Real Madrid to offer Arsenal Benzema in exchange for Clichy

Spanish giants Real Madrid are reportedly hoping to prize left-back Gael Clichy away from Arsenal in a move that would see French striker Karim Benzema move the other way. 25 year-old Clichy has been at Arsenal since 2003 and is a consistent member of Arsene Wenger’s squad, but is most likely dispensable with Kieran Gibbs also at the club.  French defender Clichy has a reputation for being attacking-minded and according…

December 16, 2010

Wenger Not Obsess About Carling Cup Success

Arsene Wenger last night warned Arsenal fans there was “no guarantee” their trophy drought would end with the Carling Cup in February. The Gunners became the red-hot favourites for the first silverware of the season after reaching the last four. An own goal from Wigan captain Antolin Alcaraz and a second-half strike from Nicklas Bendtner gave the Arsenal the 2-0 win over the Latics. Arsenal have not lifted a trophy…

December 1, 2010