September 02, 2020 by
Arsenal have completed and confirmed the signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille OSC.
It is official, it has finally happened, after a week or so of reports claiming a deal was on the verge of being done. Gabriel is an Arsenal player.
Lille had reportedly accepted bids from three clubs for the player, the other two being Everton and Napoli. The Toffees then surprisingly pulled out of the race, leaving the final stretch of the course clear for the Gunners to compete with the Serie A side. .......Read more here.....
August 23, 2020 by
Gabriel Magalhaes is set to join Arsenal from Lille OSC in the coming days, according to The Guardian.
The 22-year-old defender was an object of interest for Napoli, Everton and both Manchester clubs as well, though it was recently reported that only Napoli made a strong effort to persuade him to join them instead of the Gunners, by making him a lucrative contract offer. Nonetheless, Gabriel has chosen Arsenal after a breakthrough reached in discussions on Saturday and is set to travel to London on Monday to complete the move which will cost the club up to €30 million (£27m). .......Read more here.....