“I can confirm Denilson and Arsenal have agreed to terminate his contract at the end of this month.”
This ends a Denilson’s seven year acquaintance with Arsenal. He joined back in 2006 as a promising youngster who was looking to break into the first team, upon arrival the majority of his playing time was in the league cup though on occasion he did make a premier league appearance though it was largely off the bench. Whilst Denilson did play a part in the 07-08 season he was only a sporadic 1st team player, his real opportunity came in the following season after the departures of central midfielders Flamini and Gilberto, however he failed to fully seize this opportunity not scoring many goals or providing any assists.
It was the next two season which condemned his fate, and showed that he was not a player of enough ability to make it at the big time, as the latter of those 2 seasons was the breakthrough year of our current superstar Jack Wilshere. He began to receive fewer and fewer appearances and knew his time was up. Joining his hometown club Sao Paulo on loan for the past two seasons.
Whilst I wish Denilson the best back in his home country, it is also good for