Roberto Mancine Gets Tough With Arsenal Over Nasri By Giving Them What They Want
THE sale of Arsenal’s Samir Nasri to Manchester City has reached High Noon. Well, not really – D-Day (surely Crunch Time? – ed) is a little way off ; the Premier League transfer window is open until August 31. But still the Times leads with news :
“Mancini gets tough over Nasri.”
Tough looks like £25m for the Gunners and £185-a-week for Nasri – who can leave on a free next year and trouser loadsa wonga. And it’s just as tough on Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger who says he wants Nasri to stay.
He’s a tough nut that Mancini…