Tuesday, July 5, 2011

City bring Clichy of Arsenal

Manchester City get the first game this season. He is left-back Gael Clichy is brought in from Arsenal.

After passing medical tests today, Clichy was immediately signed a contract that will keep him at City Of Manchester Stadium during the next four years. Clichy predictable revenue stamp worth seven million pounds.

This means that Clichy will be reunited with former Arsenal like Patrick Vieira, Emmanuel Adebayor, Kolo Toure or, if the Togo striker was decided to return to Eastlands.

Although just 25 years old, but Clichy is full of experience in the Premier League. He has joined the Arsenal since 2003 and played a total of 264 games in the competition.

He started to become Arsene Wenger's first choice at left-back position after the departure of Ashley Cole to Chelsea in 2006. In the City later, Clichy will compete with Aleksandar Kolarov who had already been established in that post.

"I'm very pleased to join the club of this size. I wish I could add to the quality we've got because we were fantastic and I was sure the squad will get better, "said Clichy on the official club website.

"I can not wait to perform and I think things might get this team," close the France international defender.


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