Traore still keeps in touch with Gunners fullback Kieran Gibbs.
"He is a good friend of my dad, and I have no bitter taste towards Arsene or Arsenal. I had opportunities, but didn't do so well there.
"I'm still really good friend with Kieran, but we never talk about football but about music, pool and maybe play Play Station, but I did tell him at the beginning of the season I thought Arsenal will win the title."
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