Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama has taken to social networking site Twitter to make it clear that he has not said that he wants to leave the club in the summer transfer window.
A report in The Sun today carried quotes in which the former Celtic star said that he is open to joining North London outfit Arsenal at the end of the season.
Wanyama was also quoted as saying that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger himself has expressed an interest in signing him.
The Kenya international defensive midfielder has now taken to Twitter to deny giving the interview.
I have to make it clear that I have not said what as been brought up today am professional and will never say that.— Victor Wanyama (@VictorWanyama) April 23, 2015
To cut the story short have never spoken to Wenger— Victor Wanyama (@VictorWanyama) April 23, 2015
Wanyama has been on the books of Southampton since 2013, when he joined the Premier League outfit from Scottish giants Celtic.
The 23-year-old has established himself as a key player in the Saints team and has made 28 Premier League appearances so far this season.
The former Beerschot AC star has scored three goals and created 14 chances, while having a pass accuracy of 85% and a shot accuracy of 38%.
Southampton are currently seventh in the Premier League table with 56 points from 33 matches.