"I love the man and the player [Giroud] and he doesn't want to leave and I'm happy that he wants to stay".
Regardless of whether we figure out how to inspire him to sign an augmentation or not - we have so far not been capable to.However, Merson trusts Wenger would change his position if French monsters Paris Saint-Germain propelled a move.
Giroud, 30, started just 11 Premier League matches last season and scored 12 goals.
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Guardiola endured a hard first season at City, going through a campaign without a trophy for the first time in his managerial career.
Craig Shakespeare's side boasted numerous players, and characteristics, that saw them shock the world to win the title in 2015/16.
Leicester followed up its magical 2015-16 title campaign by finishing twelfth in the league last season, but it could have been much worse for the Foxes-Leicester found itself near the relegation zone before sacking manager Claudio Ranieri.
If you bet £25 on any player to top the table at the end of the season, we'll give a £5 free bet every-time they score in the competition. "We had 27 attempts and they had three on target and three goals, but it's something we have to work on".
'We have to take the positives out of the game, we have gone toe-to-toe with Arsenal over 90 minutes and I don't think many teams will come here and do that.
Arsenal have signed two players so far this summer after having tied up deals for striker Alexandre Lacazette and defender Sead Kolasinac.