Date: 3rd June 2008 at 9:41am
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Arsene Wenger’s promise of quick signings seems to be fading away after Arsenal have been made to wait for French Whizzkid, Samir Nasri.

It seemed as though The Gunners had had the deal sewn up, then Wenger said he wanted to sign the players before Euro 2008, but now Le Boss claims it will be after.

‘Nasri interests me,’ said Wenger.

‘I hope I will do it after the Euros. It is more complicated now because the wage differences (between the Premier League and Ligue 1) are not as big as they used to be.’

‘Just look at Karim Benzema. He is 20 and recently signed a new deal with Lyon.

‘England is considered one of the two top leagues and the best players want to play against the best players.’


Arsenal have been gazumped (I love that word) in the transfer market many times, does anyone get the feeling it’s about to happen again?