- Current club: OGC Nice
- Date of Birth: 23 June 1976
- Birthplace: Dakar, Dakar, Senegal
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Roy Keane and Patrick Vieira were the best of enemies and their rivalry defined both the Premier League and Manchester United vs Arsenal... from THAT tunnel bust-up to squaring up on the pitch at Highbury, we haven't seen anything like it since
Keane at Man United Premier League x 7 FA Cup x 4 Champions League x 1 Intercontinental Cup x 1 Vieira at Arsenal...
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Arsenal are reportedly planning to hold talks with former Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino regarding the managerial vacancy at the club.
Mikel Arteta is reportedly keen on taking up the head coach role at Arsenal but won't force his departure from Manchester City.
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira has dismissed suggestions that he could leave Nice in order to become the new head coach of the north London giants.
Arsenal have reportedly earmarked former captain Patrick Vieira as the leading candidate to succeed Unai Emery as the permanent manager.
Arsenal legend David Seaman has recommended the Gunners to consider the signing of former hero Patrick Vieira as their new head coach.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery has reportedly been offered with a month to save his job following the 1-1 draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers at the weekend.
After one of the most remarkable seasons in the English game, Manchester City will be hoping to hold off four European finalists in their bid for three successive Premier League titles. In addition to the four English clubs that contested the final of both major cup competitions on the continent, rivals Manchester United will also be hoping to stake a claim on the biggest prize in English football; the Premier League title.
Newcastle United want to make Nice manager and former Arsenal player Patrick Vieira their new manager. It is understood that the Toon Army have sent a team of negotiators to France to discuss personal terms with Vieira and are confident they can persuade the Frenchman to move back to England.
French side Nice have reportedly earmarked Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet as a potential target for the winter transfer window.
Arsenal have deployed scouts to monitor the progress of Lyon youth team player Maxence Caqueret. The intelligent midfielder is considered one of the best up and coming prospects in France and the Gunners are believed to be in advanced negotiations with Lyon representatives regarding a transfer move in the summer.
French legend Laurent Blanc believes that Man Utd midfielder Paul Pogba is a better player than World Cup winning midfielder Patrick Vieira. Pogba is expected to play a major part in Didier Deschamps' French squad for the upcoming tournament this summer.
Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has dismissed the possibility of succeeding Arsene Wenger as the next Arsenal head coach.
Arsenal favourite Patrick Vieira has admitted he is flattered to be linked with the Gunners head coach role, though he would prefer staying with New York City FC for the next couple of seasons.
Arsene Wenger has released a statement announcing that he will step down as manager of Arsenal Football Club at the end of the season after the doubt surrounding his position at the club continued to grow. The Frenchman will leave North London after more than two decades at the club.
Over the years, the Premier League has thrown up some tantalising teams and many pundits will argue that Pep Guardiola’s Man City are emerging as the next team to fit the bill. Currently unbeaten in the league this season, the Citizens are playing some of the best football we’ve witnessed in England, and many are understandably starting to question whether they can emulate Arsenal’s historic Invincibles season.
So far, it's been a relatively quiet summer for Arsenal. However, the Gunners' long pursuit of a world class striker could soon be over.
BSC Young Boys star Denis Zakaria will be subject of a bidding war between Liverpool and Tottenham and could see his value rise beyond €10million
Both Manchester City and Chelsea are weighing up potential offers for Sevilla midfielder Steven N'Zonzi for the summer transfer window.
Arsenal's standing captain Laurent Koscielny is set to earn a fresh four-year deal at the Emirates on a substantial wage rise. The 31-year-old has been with the Gunners since the summer of 2010.
Arsenal have announced the departure of French midfielder Abou Diaby following the expiry of his contract.