Arsenal manager Unai Emery said he was waiting for Laurent Koscielny's decision to refuse the captain to join the team for their preseason tour in the United States, but the performance of & # 39; a Premier League club must "go away".
Returning to the 33-year-old French center, which lost a year on its contract, was linked to British media with a switch to Ligne 1 club Girondins Bordeaux and Olympique Lyonnais.
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"I knew he was talking about his situation three times. We want him to come with us, but he decided to stay," said Emery a news conference, when the Arsenal defeated the Colorado Rapids 3-0.
"For me now, it is clear, we must go along, we play with the spirit to make a new way."
Emery said Koscielny, who in 2010 was from Lorient in French & # 39; A customer came and made 350 devices, was still an "important player".
"Now it's a sum for him and the club," said the manager. "They have to talk and talk about his situation … I'm waiting for his conversation and decision … I can't say more than that."
Arsenal take Bayern Wednesday on Wednesday, for matches against Fiorentina and Real Madrid as part of the International Champions Cup.
Emery & # 39; s page, that & # 39; s the fifth in the league season & # 39; A ladder disappeared, launching a new campaign on Newcastle United on August 11.