Arsenal football club are a club that plays in the English premier league. The Gunners as they are often referred to are one of the best English clubs as they have achieved success while minimizing their expenditure. Arsenal is also notoriously known for selling their club captains to other clubs. Here's is a list of club captains they have sold to other top teams;
1. Cesc Fabregas to Barcelona.
Spanish midfield maestro Fabregas is regarded as one of the finest playmakers of the modern era. Fabregas graduated from the famed Barcelona academy La Masia but joined Arsenal at 16 years old. Fabregas became Arsenal's captain ata Avery young age. He was sold back to Barcelona in 2011 for £35 million.
2. Robin Van Persie to Manchester United.
Robin van Persie is regarded as one of the finest strikers of his generation. The Dutch international who is a two time golden boot winner captained Arsenal during the 2011/12 season before being sold to Manchester United.
3. Thomas Vermaelen.
The Former Belgian center back is also yet another Arsenal captain who was sold to another club. Vermaelen who captained Arsenal after Van Persie's departure was sold to Barcelona for £15 million in 2014
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