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Arsenal have suffered a massive transfer blow in signing Antonio Rudiger from AS Roma as he was officially unveiled by Chelsea after undergoing medicals.
Rudiger was linked with a move to Arsenal in 2014, and fuelled speculation by admitting his “heart beats for Arsenal”, according to the Express.
“I have been following Arsenal since the days of Henry and Bergkamp,” he said. “I have always dreamed of the Premier League. I watch videos of Arsenal all the time on YouTube and I often wear the current Alexis
Rudiger underwent a medical after Chelsea agreed a fee with Roma that could rise to £34m.
He has 17 caps and has spent the last two seasons at Roma after coming up through the ranks at Stuttgart.
The Germany international signed a five year deal and he will wear No.2.