FILE - This is a Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016  file photo of Arsenal's Francis Coquelin, left, as he  runs to tackle Barcelona's Lionel Messi during the Champions League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Arsenal and Barcelona at the Emirates stadium London. Francis Coquelin has left Arsenal to join Valencia, ending his decade-long association with the English club. Valencia announced the signing of the French holding midfielder on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018 on a contract until June 2022. Neither club disclosed the transfer fee.
FILE - This is a Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 file photo of Arsenal's Francis Coquelin, left, as he runs to tackle Barcelona's Lionel Messi during the Champions League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Arsenal and Barcelona at the Emirates stadium London. Francis Coquelin has left Arsenal to join Valencia, ending his decade-long association with the English club. Valencia announced the signing of the French holding midfielder on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018 on a contract until June 2022. Neither club disclosed the transfer fee. Matt Dunham, File AP Photo
FILE - This is a Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 file photo of Arsenal's Francis Coquelin, left, as he runs to tackle Barcelona's Lionel Messi during the Champions League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Arsenal and Barcelona at the Emirates stadium London. Francis Coquelin has left Arsenal to join Valencia, ending his decade-long association with the English club. Valencia announced the signing of the French holding midfielder on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018 on a contract until June 2022. Neither club disclosed the transfer fee. Matt Dunham, File AP Photo

Coquelin leaves Arsenal after 10 years, joins Valencia

January 11, 2018 10:52 AM