Previous
Manchester City
AS Monaco
5
3
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Bayer Leverkusen
Atletico Madrid
2
4
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Caen
AS Nancy Lorraine
1
0
FT
Game Details
Huddersfield Town
Reading
1
0
FT
Game Details
Queens Park Rangers
Wigan Athletic
2
1
FT
Game Details
Sheffield Wednesday
Brentford
1
2
FT
Game Details
Derby County
Burton Albion
0
0
FT
Game Details
Saprissa
Pachuca
0
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Next

Europa League round of 16 draw

Europa League
Read
SaprissaSaprissa
PachucaPachuca
0
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details

JDT can win AFC Cup again - coach Mora

AFC Cup
Read
By ESPN Staff

'Congestion' led to Senderos Milan move - Wenger

Arsene Wenger revealed 'congestion' at the centre of the Arsenal defence prompted his decision to allow Philippe Senderos to join AC Milan on loan.

The 23-year-old Switzerland international was today undergoing a medical with the Serie A club.

Senderos joined Arsenal from Servette in 2003, but has found himself slip down the pecking order at the Emirates Stadium.

Wenger feels he now has plenty of cover following the arrival of versatile former Manchester United defender Mikael Silvestre.

'Senderos has gone to Milan today and will complete a medical,' said Wenger, whose side take on Steve McClaren's FC Twente in the second leg of their Champions League qualifier tomorrow night.

'At the moment, he does not get the games here, and so now he can play somewhere and remains in a top-level club.

'We have [Johan] Djourou, we have Kolo [Toure], we have Senderos, we have [Alex] Song, [William] Gallas and [Mikael] Silvestre now who can play centre-back so we have a congestion there.

'We want him to play without losing him.'

Senderos' former Gunners team-mate Mathieu Flamini moved to the San Siro at the start of the summer.

Details of the deal for Senderos remain undetermined, with Wenger confirming: 'It has not been decided yet whether the transfer will be permanent.'

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.