I am hoping to write something original on the Bacary Sagna contract saga armed with nothing but a personal view point and what I feel are some fairly relevant close to home economics and precedents. The personal aspect which I think goes for Arsenal fans is that I want him to stay in North London and the reason are obvious and have been covered by many observers I am sure.
In short however with the exception of a few months in 2012/13 he has been one of the most consistent Arsenal performers since he arrived in the summer of 2007. He has been one of our few world class players over the last 7 lean years and I would LOVE to see him win silverware with the Gunners. The evident flip side to that is I would be greatly disappointed to see such a loyal and fabulous servant and ambassador leave without a medal. Continue reading