09 Jun '11, 9am

Arsenal ready to let Barca sign Fabregas

Arsenal ready to let Barca sign Fabregas

Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas reacts during their UEFA Champions League football match against FC Porto at the Dragao Stadium in Porto, on february 17, 2010. -- PHOTO: AFP MADRID - ARSENAL have abandoned efforts to keep skipper Cesc Fabregas who could be set for a return to Spanish giants Barcelona, Spanish sports newspapers said on Thursday. Gunners coach Arsene Wenger has allowed his skipper to leave on condition he does not sign with another English team, the Barcelona-based daily Mundo Deportivo said, quoting a conversation between the two. But it warned that 'negotiations between the two clubs will not be easy.' Another paper, Sport, said 'Arsenal believes that the player's departure is inevitable'. His representatives are expected in Barcelona on Thursday to hear the demands of the London club. It said Arsenal could ask for up to 50 million euros (S$90 m...

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Fabregas could be on his way (Today Online)

todayonline.com 19 Jun '11, 11pm

London - Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood has revealed Barcelona have made contact about a possible move for club captain ...