Arsenal signing William Saliba leads Saint-Etienne chants with giant megaphone after derby win over Lyon

first_imgArsenal signing William Saliba leads Saint-Etienne chants with giant megaphone after derby win over Lyon Saliba played his first full 90 minutes after returning from injury (Picture: Getty)Second-half substitute Robert Beric scored a 90th-minute header to seal a dramatic 1-0 win for the hosts and there were jubilant scenes after the final whistle.AdvertisementAdvertisementSaliba even grabbed a giant megaphone at one point and began leading the chants in front of Saint-Etienne’s rapturous home support.The teenager sent Saint-Etienne fans into a frenzy. Just look at that crowd…A glimpse of Arsenal’s future…William Saliba leads the chants after Saint-Etienne’s derby win over Lyon. The stadium was ROCKING. 📣— Metro Sport (@Metro_Sport) October 7, 2019 Metro Sport ReporterMonday 7 Oct 2019 9:11 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.5kShares Comment Advertisementcenter_img Arsenal have loaned William Saliba to Saint-Etienne until the end of the season (Picture: Reuters)William Saliba gave Arsenal fans a glimpse of the future in the aftermath of Saint-Etienne’s derby victory over Lyon at the weekendThe 18-year-old defender completed a £27million move from Saint-Etienne to Arsenal back in July before being loaned back to the Ligue 1 outfit for the 2019/20 campaign.An injury meant Saliba missed the start of Saint-Etienne’s season, but the France Under-20 international played his first full match against Wolfsburg in the Europa League last Thursday.And on Sunday evening, Saliba produced an outstanding performance on his Ligue 1 return as Saint-Etienne beat bitter rivals Lyon on home soil at Stade Geoffroy-Guichard.ADVERTISEMENT After signing on the dotted line with Arsenal this summer, Saliba revealed that Matteo Guendouzi played a major role in convincing him to join the club.‘The history, the badge… since I was little, I’ve been watching Arsenal play in the Champions League,’ the young central defender said.‘There are a lot of French players who have come through here. So that really helped me to make my mind up.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Yeah, I spoke to Matteo Guendouzi.‘I even bumped into him at a funfair in Paris, and that’s where I told him that Arsenal wanted to sign me!‘He gently advised me to come here and explained what it was like.’MORE: Robin van Persie criticises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Manchester United’s defeat to Newcastle Advertisementlast_img read more

Unearthing history at Evergreen Cemetery

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisThe Northeast Michigan Genealogical Society narrated a graveyard walk through the Evergreen Cemetery, an activity to learn about those who helped birth Alpena.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Daring women take new roles in mountain bikingNext Over 120 artists break ground at Art on the Baylast_img