Arsenal’s Chamakh admits he loves playing with Fabregas

Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh insists he loves to play with midfield maestro Cesc Fabregas.

Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh insists he loves to play with midfield maestro Cesc Fabregas.

The Moroccan, who has been a revelation up forward for the Gunners in his debut season, says the club captain is a delight to play alongside and has praised his long list of attributes.

“I love to play with Fabregas," Chamakh said. "He is a fantastic kid.

“I didn't really know him before I arrived here. In the few matches we have played together, I have found a player with fantastic talent, great vision and a very rare quality of passing.”

And Chamakh added that the other young guns at Arsenal were all so easy to play with, making his transition from Bordeaux a simple one.

“Yohann Gourcuff (at Bordeaux) was superb, but when I see that I play with Nasri, Fabregas, Diaby or the little Wilshere, an adorable kid, I can say that I am very lucky,” he added.

 
It's all kicking off again! Click here for the No1 coverage of Arsenal's winter market transfer news.

Have your say