Ex Chelsea player, Cesc Fabregas has come out to say that his time at Highbury and the Emirates Stadium will always be very special.
The Spaniard recently came out to say that Arsenal will always be part of him for the rest of his life because he has so much love for the club.
According to him, even if he cannot forget the fact that he came from the Barcelona academy, Arsenal actually gave him the platform to play football at the highest level, and that will always be memorable.
He added that the management at the London club gave him so much leadership and everything to be a top player.
His words, “I am and it will be part of me for the rest of my life. I would never have thought I would have mixed feelings between these two teams, but you go there and you meet people, you win titles, become important and win titles. You end up having so much love for the club.
“You are right. You don’t forget where you come from and I came from Barcelona academy and I will never forget that, but to make it on the biggest level was at Arsenal and I don’t forget that.
“I was so lucky to come in at that moment, to see you, Ashley (Cole), Robert (Pires), Patrick (Vieira), Sol (Campbell).
“The management at the club gave me so much leadership and everything I needed to be a top player. I will never deny that I will always be an Arsenal man in my heart.
“Football has so many turnarounds but I will never forget the connection with the fans and I had so much love at Arsenal and Chelsea. No can ever hear me say anything bad about Arsenal, even when I went to Chelsea and won there, and then won the league.”