Transfer news: Arsenal signs Guendouzi from Lorient
France international, 19-year-old Matteo Guendouzi has joined Arsenal from French Ligue 2 side, Lorient for £7million .
Speaking after signing for the Gunners, Guendouzi said he felt good joining his childhood club.
“I want to become part of the club’s history and to achieve great things here,” Guendouzi told Arsenal’s official website.
“Arsenal have always been the team closest to my heart and a side I’ve wanted to join since I was a child.”
On his part, Arsenal coach, Unai Emery said, “Guendouzi has big potential and gained good first team experience last season with Lorient
“He wants to learn and improve and will be an important part of our first-team squad.”