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Wenger hopeful over keeping Fabregas and Nasri

Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal "do not need to change our philosophy" and sees no reason why captain Cesc Fabregas and contract rebel Samir Nasri should not want to be a part of the squad again next season.

Cesc Fabregas transfer saga set to go on

Cesc Fabregas may have returned to start pre-season training at Arsenal, but faces a frustrating wait over just where he will start the new campaign as the Gunners look set to stand firm in Barcelona's on-going pursuit of their captain.

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Patrice Evra omitted from France squad

France left back Patrice Evra was omitted from the squad for next week's friendly against Brazil despite having served a five-match ban for his infamous World Cup walkout.