Firstly, let me say that I think Cesc Fabregas is very happy and settled at Arsenal. But that doesn’t mean he’s ruled out moving to Barcelona – his boyhood club – this summer. The two states of mind aren’t mutually exclusive.
The Cesc-to-Barca whispers are mounting, and it’s not as if Barcelona president Joan Laporta is doing anything to silence them. Intead, he’s stirring the pot and testing Arsenal’s resolve.
‘Fabregas is not ruled out as an alternative to Ribery,’ Laporta said this week. You all know that if Barca come up with the right