Jubilation at the Emirates as Arsenal announce the signing of big Portuguese midfielder

Jubilation at the Emirates as Arsenal announce the signing of big Portuguese midfielder

  • Portuguese footballer Fábio Vieira has finally landed in London and has been unveiled by Premier League side Arsenal
  • Mikel Arteta who is the gaffer of Premier League side Arsenal explained that he is happy to have Fabio in his squad
  • The Gunners also confirmed that Fabio Vieira will be wearing the jersey number 21 for the coming season

Premier League side Arsenal have announced the signing of Portuguese midfielder Fabio Vieira ahead of the Gunners' campaign in the coming season in all competitions.

Last term, Mikel Arteta and his wards tried their best to qualify for the Champions League, but they were unable to get the ticket as they settled for the Europa League.

The North London giants also failed to win any title last season and Mikel Arteta and his coaching crew have been enjoined to do well in the coming term in the English topflight.

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Fábio Vieira, Arsenal, FC Porto
Jubilation at the Emirates as Arsenal announce the signing of Fábio Vieira. Photo: Arsenal
Source: Twitter

According to the confirmation by Arsenal, Mikel Arteta explained that he is happy to be having Fabio Vieira in his squad.

Mikel Arteta's reaction about Vieira joining Arsenal

”I am very excited that we have identified and signed such a special talent. Fabio is a very creative player that will bring high quality and versatility to our attacking play.
''We welcome Fabio and his family to our club and are looking forward to starting work with him ahead of the new season.”

Ghana Bound Eddie Nketiah Excited to Sign New Contract With Arsenal

Earlier, Sports Brief had reported how incoming Ghanaian forward Eddie Nketiah says he has an 'unfinished business' at Arsenal following his five-year contract extension with the Gunners.

The 23-year-old is out of contract at Arsenal at the end of the season but his performances this year have encouraged the Gunners to keep hold of him.

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Nektiah made 92 first-team appearances and scored 23 goals since his first-team debut in 2017.

He finished last season in good form, starting Arsenal's last eight league games and scoring five goals.

Nketiah will wear the Arsenal's legendary No.14 - the shirt worn by all-time record scorer Thierry Henry.

The Ghanaian-bound striker took to Twitter to express his delight after extending his contract with the North London giants.

Source: Sports Brief News