Despite only starting 17 games last season in all competitions, Giroud still scored 16 times - including an eye-catching scorpion-style kick against Crystal Palace. "I wanted some Premier League, British experience", Shakespeare added.
Manchester City are not just the favourites on account of how much they have spent, but also because they will put together passages of play that, with the talent they have available, will be hard to stop.
"I'm personally convinced that will happen soon", Wenger was quoted as saying by espnfc in a Football Writers' Association Live event to raise money for victims of the Grenfell Tower fire disaster.
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"I have a feeling that we will score early and get a good win against Brighton on Saturday".
The Portuguese coach confirmed that the club have suffered no fresh injury concerns during pre-season so with the exception of those players already injured, he has a fully-fit squad to choose from.
"There is no relation between others or a guarantee because I always do, but I just think naturally a manger in the second season knows the club and players better".
Bruno insisted there will not be a party atmosphere at the Amex stadium against City
The 54-year-old added: "I think everyone - the top seven - are all in Europe".
After a summer full of anticipation for fans, The Seagulls begin their first top flight season for 34 years at home to Manchester City at the Amex tomorrow evening. If we manage that, we'll try to finish in the top two. This game will have more of a competitive edge than the usual curtain raiser, but we can expect Arsene Wenger's side to be up for it.
"The group of players this season are going to stay here for a long time".
"Last season we were [favourites] too and we finished 15 points behind", Guardiola said.
Prodigal son Wayne Rooney returns after 13 years away from the club at Man Utd, and the proceeds of the Lukaku sale have also seen the arrival of Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford, Burnley's England defender Michael Keane and Ajax midfielder Davy Klaassen, who could be a shrewd purchase.