1. RB: Bacary Sagna
After 7 years at Arsenal, in 2014 the Frenchman moved to Man City on a free.
2. CB: Thomas Vermaelan
Club captain since 2012, the Belgian defender has recently switched to the Nou Camp.
3. CB: Kolo TourÃ©
After arriving in 2002, City bought the Ivorian for Â£14 million in 2007.
4. LB: Gael Clichy
Much like Sagna on the other wing, this Frenchman moved to the Etihad after 8 years in a red shirt.
5. DM: Alex Song
Having arrived at Arsenal as a teenager, the Cameroon enforcer finally left for Spain in 2012.
6. AMR: Samir Nasri
A third French export to City, the winger was sold for Â£25 million in 2011.
7. AMC: Cesc Fabregas
Having originally arrived from the Catalan giants as a teenager, Arsenal’s captain headed home in 2011 for Â£35 million.
8. AML: Alexander Hleb
The Belarusian spent just three years in London before moving to Barca in 2008.
9. ST: Emmanuel Adebayor
The Togo star left for Â£25 million in 2009, a signal of intent from the emerging City.
10. ST: Thierry Henry
Arsenal’s all-time leading goalscorer, the fourth Frenchman and third captain on this list was sold to Barcelona in 2007.