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Cesc Fabregas should stay at Arsenal, says ex-Gunner Gilberto

15 Jun 2010 09:31:52

Cesc Fabregas should stay at Arsenal, says ex-Gunner Gilberto

Gilberto Silva has told former team-mate Cesc Fabregas to stay at Arsenal. The Gunners knocked back Barcelona's £29million bid for Fabregas earlier this month and insist their captain, who is under contract until 2015, is not for sale. The midfielder left the Nou Camp for north London as a 16-year-old in 2003 and played alongside Gilberto before the Brazilian joined Panathinaikos two years ago. Barca boy: Fabregas has always said he will return to Catalonia - some day Fabregas has made no secret of his desire to return home and Barca's chances of landing the Spain star increased when they elected Sandro Rosell, who is close to the player, as president. But Gilberto said: 'I think he should stay. I hope he stays. He is a big person and must ask himself and think very carefully if he has to go or not. 'But of course the final decision is something he has to do. In case this situation happens, it will be a big blow for Arsenal. But let's wait and see.'   Old pals: Midfield duo Gilberto and Fabregas played in the same Gunners side  Get Fabregas! Cesc's Barcelona move edges closer after Rosell's electionCesc Fabregas certain to quit Arsenal, says Gunners legend Martin KeownWenger the £30m spender! Arsenal boss to splash the cash this summerBarcelona aim to sort out Fabregas' switch from Arsenal at the World CupForget Fabregas! Wenger vows to hang on to captain despite Barca bidARSENAL FC


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