Arsenal great Robert Pires: I never would have left for Man United

Arsene Wenger says winning Europa League is not how Arsenal want to qualify for next season's Champions League. Henrikh Mkhitaryan explains why he's enjoying his new club Arsenal so much... Arsenal great Robert Pires said joining Manchester United was out of the question in his day, but insisted the club must move on from losing Alexis Sanchez to their rivals. Pires discussed...
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Robert Pires: Why things will work out if £120,000-a-week striker joins Arsenal

Former Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires has urged striker Jamie Vardy to complete his move to the Emirates. The Gunners made an official approach to make the Englishman their second summer signing but he decided to leave for Euro 2016 without giving a reply. Recent reports have claimed that Arsenal have offered the 29-year-old a three-year […]
June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

World Cup winner Pires retires from football at 42

Former Arsenal and France midfielder Robert Pires has retired from football at the age of 42.Pires, who won two Premier League titles and three FA Cups with the Gunners between 2000 and 2006, becomes the final member of Les Bleus' 1998 World Cup-winning squad to hang up his boots."I'm 42 years old so some time must stop. We must say stop and above all must give way to young," he...
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February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Indian football league to feature Pires, Cannavaro

India is hoping to boost the popularity of football by launching a new league that will feature veteran players like Robert Pires and Fabio Cannavaro. A six-team league modeled in part by cricket's successful Indian Premier League is set to begin next month, and will also feature players like former Liverpool forward Robbie Fowler and Argentina's Hernan Crespo alongside local talent...
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January 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Pires, Carew, Reo-Coker released by Aston Villa

Robert Pires, John Carew and Nigel Reo-Coker head a list of 10 players released by Aston Villa as part of the Premier League club's overhaul of its squad. All three players were at the end of their contracts, with former France international Pires only having joined on a short-term deal in October when he was without a club. Norway striker Carew was the leading scorer in each of...
Via Fox Soccer
May 27, 2011  |  Discuss

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