Tag: france

Well done Laurent Koscielny!

It was announced today that Laurent Koscielny will be part of the France national team squad for the friendly against Brazil on 9 February. From Tours FC in Ligue 2 to Lorient in Ligue 1 in France to Arsenal and the French national team in less than three years, Koscielny’s rise has been meteoric. This […]

Official: Arsenal sign Squillaci

Arsene Wenger has confirmed the signing of French centre-back Sebastien Squillaci from Sevilla. “We needed a centre-back of quality and experience if possible, and at the right price – he was all of that. He is a real defender and is good in the one against one, good in the air, and can score goals […]

Arsenal Squad World Cup 2010 Preview

Greetings, fellow Gooners. Welcome to the AFC Blog Arsenal Squad World Cup Preview.  We’ll do some quick hitters on all the Arsenal players involved in the upcoming World Cup to kick things off, and list each player by group and team so you can follow along.  As we move through the month-long tournament for the […]