Campbell: Arsenal cannot afford to lose Cesc

Sol Campbell says Arsenal cannot afford to lose Cesc Fabregas to Barcelona. Campbell admits Fabregas' departure from the Emirates could be disastrous for the club.

Sol Campbell says Arsenal cannot afford to lose Cesc Fabregas to Barcelona.

Campbell admits Fabregas' departure from the Emirates could be disastrous for the club.

The defender said: "It's going to be tough. When he first got to the club at Arsenal I knew he was going to be an international straight away.

"His temperament, the way he trains, everything about it. You can't teach that - the way he conducts himself. You knew when he came into the club he was going to go a long way.

"The vision, everything. He's had a fantastic season. How he goes about training, being about the club.

"He's a great captain, he's taken it on. He's a great lad as well.

"Fabregas really makes the team tick. The number of goals he has scored this season has been fantastic."

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