The Arsenal fans were not pleased to see Cesc Fabregas in a Barcelona shirt, the very club battling for his signature. The Arsenal captain had to explain to the Gunner fans a day after celebrating Spains triumph at the world cup stating that it was a joke planned by his compatriots Puyol and Piquet who are both team mates at the Catalan club.

Fabregas,thanked his teeming fans and dedicated his success at the world cup to the Gunners. He therefore went mum about his future with Arsenal when asked.