Tag: samir nasri

Nasri’s big opportunity

Three weeks ago a disastrous performance by Lukasz Fabianski allowed FC Porto to come away with a 2-1 first-leg lead against us. Tonight our team must overturn that deficit to book a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League and we will have to do it without Cesc Fabregas. The captain’s hamstring tweak means […]

Good news! Nasri somehow escapes suspension!

Wow – I really didn’t see this coming. Samir Nasri has escaped suspension for his sneaky step on Richard Garcia’s foot which means he will be free to play on over the Christmas period. Referee Steve Bennett apparently declared that he would only have given Nasri a yellow card for the incident instead of a […]