Arsenal Who signed the Brazilian Striker Gabriel Jesus from the Manchester City club in a Long term contract which to be announced by London Premier League club on Monday.
Confirm Deal of Financial info yet not disclosed but british media reported that 25 Year old Gabriel Jesus signed in a deal worth 45 Million Pounds.
“I followed Arsenal when I was young because of (Thierry) Henry,” Jesus told Arsenal’s website. “Obviously, I didn’t follow too many European teams but when I saw some of the players that played here, I was like ‘wow, this club is big. When I played against Arsenal I was looking at the Emirates and it was a very good stadium, so I’m very excited to play here,” the Brazilian added.
If we look at the performance of Brazilian Gabriel Jesus then they racked up 95 goals and 46 assits at city but not getting spot in the starting lineup in the previous edition.
Arsenal manager Arteta who is hopping that Jesus can plug the hole in his team’s attack as none of their main strikers scored more than five league goals in the previous season.
“I’m very excited. The club has done a tremendous job to recruit a player of this stature,” Arteta said.
“I know Gabriel personally very well, and we all know him well from his time in the Premier League and being really successful here. This is a position that’s been on our radar for a long time now and we have managed to get a player that we all wanted, so I’m really happy,” Arteta further commented.
Jesus will be the fourth recruit of the Arsenal as earlier team added compatriot Marquinhos, American goalkeeper Matt Turner and Portuguese attacking midfielder Fabio Vieira.