The expected reinforcement was presented to its fans and the public today by the London Arsenal. Willian comes from rival Chelsea, the contract has expired for the Brazilian national wing at Stamford Bridge and he has not agreed on a new one, he has signed up for the Gunners for three years …
“I believe this is a player who can make a difference. We had clear intentions to strengthen in the positions of offensive midfielder and wings,” manager Mikel Arteta justifies this move.
“He will bring versatility to the team, he can take three or four different positions. He has a lot of experience, he still has no ambitions and he wants to help the club back where it belongs. I was dazzled every time we talked. I was impressed, how much he wanted to come, “ added the Spanish coach.
Thirty-two-year-old William in Chelsea’s contract expired and manager Frank Lampard was interested in extending the cooperation. The stumbling block of the contract became the stumbling block, while the footballer demanded a three-year contract, the club offered him an extension for only two years.
Willian played for Shakhtar Donetsk and Makhachkala in the past and spent seven years in Chelsea, during which he played 339 matches.