France star: I rejected Arsenal this summer - but I want Premier League transfer next year
The 24-year-old France defender joined Monaco from Lille in July after the Gunners failed with a late bid.
Arsene Wenger was eager to bolster his defensive options further after signing Shkodran Mustafi from Valencia for £35m but his move for Sidibe fell through.
Arsenal may have better luck next summer if they choose to pursue him again with the ex-Troyes ace eager to ply his trade in the Premier League.
“[The Premier League] is a competition that greatly appeals to me”
Djibril Sidibe The full-back told Le Parisien: "I was on the brink (of signing for Monaco) and (Arsenal) gave me a... read more
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