first_img1 Iker Casillas Iker Casillas has spoken out about speculation linking him with a move to Arsenal.The Spanish stopper was tipped to leave Real Madrid in the summer and Arsene Wenger was reportedly keen to take him to north London.Casillas has now revealed he was well aware of the Gunners’ interest and had considered leaving the Bernabeu, but says he is pleased he stayed in Madrid.Having been behind Diego Lopez in the pecking order last season, the 33-year-old is now a regular starter again under Carlo Ancelotti.“I thought about going,” he told Canal Plus. “What you want is for Real Madrid to always win. But in the end, at 33-years-of age, you think, why should I [go]?“I want to fight, to make a go of it, to be reborn from the ashes.There was a lot of talk about an offer from Arsenal, but there was nothing concrete.“I want to stay at Real Madrid, keep fighting here and finish my career here.”last_img read more