How I Made Kanu Unhappy at Arsenal – Fabregas

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Ex Arsenal midfielder, Cesc Fabregas has revealed that he once made former Nigerian Forward, Nwankwo Kanu upset during their brief spell together at Arsenal.

Speaking via a recent live video chat on Instagram, the Spanish international opened up that he had just signed for the Gunners at the time and was eager to impress.

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“My first training when I joined Arsenal, I was all in my head trying to impress and I made a tackle on Kanu and he was so upset with me,” he told Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry, during an Instagram live video.

Kanu along side former teammates, Freddy Ljumberg and Thierry Henry


“When you’re young, sometimes you don’t think; you just want to go there and prove yourself without realising that you’re playing alongside World Cup winners. At that moment you just want to do your best and most times, the passion gets the best out of you,” Fabregas said.

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