Debuchy: Wenger blocked January move to Man United.


Arsenal right-back Mathieu Debuchy has revealed he was upset Arsene Wenger blocked his loan move to Manchester United in the January transfer window.

The France international has dropped down the pecking order at the Emirates after suffering a long-term shoulder injury last season.

"Yes, at the end of the transfer window they [United] came in," the France international told Canal +. "They contacted my agents.

"I was disappointed, obviously. If I had the chance to go to Manchester United it would have been magnificent.

"Unfortunately it wasn't the case. I discussed it with the coach too, who said that obviously he couldn't help out a rival."

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