Medicals done and shirt number assigned Arsenal announce fantastic deal

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Arsenal new boss Unai Emery certainly means business this summer and have already announced a deal for Switzerland defender Stephan Lichtsteiner from Juventus.

The Swiss international, 34, arrives at the Emirates Stadium on a free transfer from Serie A champions Juventus and represents to become Emery’s first signing since succeeding Arsene Wenger this summer.

The Experience defender will wear Olivier Giroud number 12 shirt and provide serious competition for Hector Bellerin at right-back.

Head coach Unai Emery said: “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.”


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