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Official: Arsenal Confirm First Signing After Wenger Era

Official: Arsenal Confirm First Signing After Arsene Wenger Era

By David Kappel - Jun 05, 2018 03:12 PM @kappilinho

Arsenal announced their first signing under new coach Unai Emery on Tuesday afternoon.

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The Gunners have been linked with a host of names as Emery is expected to revamp the squad, and the club has now confirmed the arrival of Switzerland right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner on a free transfer from Juventus.

"Stephan brings huge experience and leadership to our squad. He's a player with great quality, with a very positive and determined attitude. Stephan will improve us on and off the pitch," Emery told Arsenal's official website.

The 34-year-old spent the last seven seasons at Juventus and has won 14 trophies with the Italian giants, making 259 appearances for the club.

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Lichtsteiner, who will be Arsenal's ninth player at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, will wear the No. 12 shirt for the Gunners and signed a one-year contract.

Do you think Lichtsteiner is a good signing for Arsenal? Have your say in the comments section below.


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Default Joined: 23 Aug 2016
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Hawu, ikhehla elingaka pho???
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Warras4phefeni Jun 05, 2018 04:37 PM
Where does this madala is going now.....???
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Genito13 Jun 05, 2018 04:37 PM
does this mean Hector Bellarin is really going back to Barca!?
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LAPO_MOLEBATSI Jun 05, 2018 04:26 PM
They have a very capable player on the same position in Beller though...
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Mandisa.M Jun 05, 2018 04:13 PM
Am no football expert but for me this signing doeas not make any sense for me coz the guy is 34 years already so am not to sure y they signed him.
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Matayitayi Jun 05, 2018 03:35 PM
I want youngsters @ Emirates stadia
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Matayitayi Jun 05, 2018 03:35 PM
This guy is madala YHOO
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Chelsea_Bucs_general Jun 05, 2018 03:32 PM
Best signing for Arsenal wanted this guy at Chelsea eish
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Aces2017 Jun 05, 2018 03:28 PM
well done gunners !!

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