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Bacary Sagna

31-Year-Old Defender     Manchester City  Premier


France

Birthdate:  February 14, 1983    Birthplace:  Sens, France    Nationality:  France    Height:  5' 9"    Weight:  159 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year contract with Manchester City in June 2014.

June 13, 2014    Bacary Sagna News

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Manchester City announced Friday that Sagna will officially join the team in July on a three-year contract.

Sagna moves on a free transfer from Arsenal after the Gunners refused to offer what Man City was willing to give up. It'll be interesting to see where Sagna lines up, as City also extended Aleksander Kolarov's contract this week.

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Bacary Sagna: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

May 23, 2014

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Sagna, who is out of contract with Arsenal, is expected to sign with Manchester City, The Guardian reports. The new deal is believed to be worth 120,000 per week for three years.

Sagna is expected to continue at right-back, although he can play centre-back as well. It's certainly a loss for Arsenal, who were believed to be interested in bringing him back at a reduced rate than what we got from the Citizens.

May 19, 2014

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Sagna is expected to travel to Manchester City for discussions about a possible contract, reports the Daily Mail.

The defender looks likely to have his club future locked in before joining the French World Cup team later this week. Sagna had a great season for Arsenal, helping to generate 16 clean sheets and blocking seven shots, while taking 12 of his own to score one goal.

May 4, 2014

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Sagna, who was dealing with a knee injury, passed a late fitness test and is in the starting XI Sunday against West Brom.

Sagna was rated as 50/50 for the match, but gets into the teamsheet against an opponent that can he held scoreless.

May 1, 2014

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Sagna is rated as "50-50" for Sunday's match against West Brom due to a knee injury, the Daily Mirrorreports.

It would be a tough blow for fantasy owners, as the home matchup against West Brom is a great one for the defender. Sagna is set to leave the Emirates this summer on a free transfer, so his days with the Gunners are numbered.

April 28, 2014

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Fenerbahce are reportedly ready to offer Sagna 100,000 per week to join their side, reports the Daily Mail.

Sagna and Arsenal have been unable to come to agreement on a new deal, and it looks as though the defender is about to reject Arsenal's latest offer. The current offer is reportedly Arsenal's final.

March 27, 2014

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Manchester City may be ready to offer Sagna a three-year contract after the defender rejected two offers from Arsenal, according to the Daily Mail.

Sagna is out of contract with Arsenal this summer and is free to talk to other clubs, but cannot hold discussions with Premier League teams until the season ends. It doesn't look like Sagna wants to remain with Arsenal and the defender has already hinted he wishes to stay in London, though Manchester City could be very tempting.

March 25, 2014

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A trip to London from Inter Milan representatives in the hope of securing Sagna this summer has resulted in rumors in Italy that the defender wishes to stay in the Premier League and in London, reports the Daily Mail.

The Italian news suggests that Sagna may either agree to new terms with Arsenal, or seek a move to Chelsea or Tottenham. Inter Milan have already secured Nemanja Vidic, and were looking at Sagna to augment their defensive options.