OFFICIAL: Koscielny refuses to travel for US pre-season tour
- The club has released an unexpected statement.
- The captain has refused to travel with the team to America.
- The first team is set to leave for the tour today.
Arsenal have issued an official statement on the centre-back's refusal to fly with the team to the US for the pre-season tour.
"We are very disappointed by Laurent’s actions, which are against our clear instructions.
"We hope to resolve this matter and will not be providing any further comment at this time."
At the moment, it is not clear what has caused such behaviour from Koscielny.
Previously, there were rumours of him wanting to move back to France, with Bordeaux interested.