Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has been shipped out as expected for a second consecutive loan spell at Serie A side AS Roma.
Szczesny, who made 34 appearances in the league for Roma last season, was also first choice in the Champions League last year, and added another 8 games under his belt in that competition to ensure that he continued his development away from Arsenal. Continue reading →
Arsenal’s young brigade sent out on loan this season to get some much needed playing time were in good form at the weekend, led by Polish stopper Wojciech Szczesny, who continues to impress during his loan spell at AS Roma.
The former and quite possibly future Arsenal no.1 was in top form as Roma beat reigning Italian Champions Juventus 2-1 with the Pole pulling off a late wonder save at full stretch to deny the Old Lady of Turin a share of the spoils. Continue reading →
Polish sensation Wojciech Szczesny showed Arsenal manager what he can expect from him, once he’s back at the club, by putting in a fine performance during his Serie A debut for AS Roma at Hellas Verona today.
The 25 year old, who is currently on loan at Roma, did concede a goal just after the hour mark when Bosko Jankovic scored from a Emil Hallfredsson cross. However, the Pole had earlier done really well to pull a fabulous double save off Hallfredsson and Juanito Gomez, failing which his side would have certainly started their league campaign with a defeat.
Arsenal are understood to be looking to sign Olympiakos keeper Roberto Jimenez this summer, with reports in Spanish newspaper Marca revealing that the north Londoners have made an offer for him now.
The Gunners have already loaned out the likes of Wojciech Szczesny and Emiliano Martinez this summer, following the arrival of Petr Cech at the club, which has left David Ospina as the clear second choice for the position. However, the Colombian is believed to be unwilling to play second fiddle to the veteran, and may be contemplating a move away from the Emirates Stadium, which is why manage Arsene Wenger has been provided with the task of lining up a replacement for him too.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger may have offloaded Wojciech Szczesny off to AS Roma on loan, following the arrival of Petr Cech to the club; however, the player is not ready to give up on his attempts to carve out a place for himself in the club’s first team squad once again.
The Polish ace was quoted telling the London Evening Standard: “I want to come back to Arsenal and Wenger wants me back. I’m going to back as better, stronger and more experienced goalkeeper.”
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, who is currently plying his trade on loan at AS Roma, has revealed that he is confident of his long term future at the Emirates Stadium. The Polish star was quoted telling the London Evening Standard: “I want to come back to Arsenal and Wenger wants me back. I’m going to back as better, stronger and more experienced goalkeeper.” (read more)
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