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Wenger frustrated at losing youngsters

December 17, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits it was "painful" to see big-spending Manchester City raid his squad again last summer.

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Wenger ultimately let Samir Nasri, 24, and full-back Gael Clichy, 26, go to Eastlands, following in the footsteps of striker Emmanuel Adebayor and centre-half Kolo Toure, who previously left the Emirates for City. After taking a chance on developing these youngsters with ...

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