Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna is delighted with his current form.

Sagna believes his excellent early season form is down to his summer preparation.

"I had a pre-season and last year I didn't have one," he told Arsenal Player. "It was quite difficult because I was still struggling with my ankle and you know when you don't play for one year your body doesn't feel the same.

"I had to work a lot and I manage to play with my team-mates in pre-season and that made a difference."

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