Date: 4th July 2011 at 6:33pm
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So we`ve suffered our first departure of the season, Gael Clichy has swapped North London for Manchester as he switches to rival club Manchester City.

The move has been on the cards for a while after Gael refused to sign a couple of fresh contracts handed to him over the summer.

Whilst some saw Clichy as a bit careless at times he was the last remaining member of the invincibles squad, and our first choice left back.

‘I am really happy to be joining such a great club,’ he told City’s official website.

‘I hope I can add to the quality we already have here because we have a fantastic squad who I believe will continue to get better. I can’t wait to get started and I think anything is possible with this team.’

I`d usually take this opportunity to wish a player, who was a great member of our squad, good luck at his new club, but seeing as he joined the team that finished one place above us last season, I wish him all the misery in the world at his new club.