Arsenal fail with �5.5m bid for defender

ARSENE Wenger has failed with �5.5million bid for Sevilla centre-back Federico Fazio. (The Sun)Arsenal boss Wenger saw the Argentine, 22, as a successor to Kolo Toure following his move to Manchester City.

ARSENE Wenger has failed with �5.5million bid for Sevilla centre-back Federico Fazio. (The Sun)

Arsenal boss Wenger saw the Argentine, 22, as a successor to Kolo Toure following his move to Manchester City.

But Fazio is contracted until 2012 and his agent Eduardo Gamarnik insisted: “The situation's clear. Federico doesn't want to be sold or loaned.”


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