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Two Arsenal Stars Among Players Who Have Gone On Strike To Force A Transfer

With reports emerging that Tottenham Hotspurs's captain trying to force a move away from Nuno Espírito Santo's side, we are going some other premier league players who have previously forced a club to sell including two Arsenal stars.

Harry Kane

Kane has always been interested in a move from the Spurs since last year before a gentleman's agreement was reportedly struck between the player and the club's chairman Daniel Levy.

But it now seems has gone back on the agreement and is now demanding a ridiculous fee of around £200 million so that he can let the forward.

For that matter, Kane,28, has seemingly tried to take action by demonstrating his disgruntlement through a strike.

Nicolas Anelka

During his playing days, Nicolas Anelka built a reputation as one of the most difficult players in football, which earned him the name 'The Incredible Sulk'.

One of his many falling out is when he refused to leave his hotel in Martinique in the summer of 1999 after Arsenal rejected a bid that would allow his move to Lazio.

To end the stalemate, the then Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger decided to sell the youngster to Real Madrid for £25m, where he also fell out with the club's personnel.

Diego Costa

A challenging character to manage no doubt, Antonio Conte's treatment of Diego Costa was shocking, especially after the forward helped his Chelsea side win its fifth Premier League title.

In the 2016/17 campaign, scored 20 goals and had excellent form, but was informed via a text message that he would not be a part of the following season's squad.

Angered by Conte's decision, Conte decided against training under the boss he felt had disrespected him.

After the fallout, a return to Atletico Madrid came calling forcing the Spaniard to switch to LaLiga.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Another player to showcase his demand for a transfer by going AWOL was Arsenal captain Pierre-Emeric Aubameyang.

In 2017, the Gabonese striker had no interest in staying at Borussia Dortmund to want to challenge himself in the Premier League.

In a move to force a move to Arsenal, Auba skipped both meetings and training sessions at Dortmund. He was later granted his wish and joined the North London club on the deadline day of the January transfer window.

The striker has since apologized to Dortmund and their fans for his actions but gave a peculiar explanation.

"Maybe it wasn't the best way but everyone knows that Auba is crazy - and yes, I'm a crazy boy," he said.

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