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Fabregas Claims Wenger Is 'Like a Father' & That Arsenal Had First Option ...

In an interview with Sky Sports , Cesc Fabregas has been reflecting on his time as a teenager at Arsenal, ahead of Sunday's London derby clash.

Fabregas joined Arsenal at just 16-years-old in 2003 and went on to make a name for himself as one of the world's best midfielders in the next seven seasons with the Gunners, scoring 35 goals in 202 appearances.

When somewhat cheekily asked if he looks back at Arsenal 'like an old girlfriend', Fabregas responded calmly suggesting that was far from the case:

Fabregas also claimed in the interview that Arsenal had the first option to buy him back when he was told he could leave Barcelona, but that Wenger did not take up the offer:

Despite not getting his desired move back to Arsenal thanks in part to Arsene Wenger, Fabregas had nothing but kind words to say about his old boss, after saying that he's never

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