Bordeaux President Reveals Why Laurent Koscielny Left Arsenal Over the Summer

I like items, because they are awesome.

Former Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny left the Gunners to join Bordeaux over the summer because of his personal desire to return home to France, even taking a pay cut to find a project that suits his needs, the Ligue 1 club’s president Joseph DaGrosa has explained.

Koscielny, who joined Arsenal from Lorient in 2010 and spent nine years with the north London side, infamously refused to travel on the club’s pre-season tour. That ultimately led to an acrimonious departure and he signed with Bordeaux for €5m in early August.

The 34-year-old has play

Meet this unbelievable WordPress plugin!

Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the Linked Source