Leverkusen Officially announced the signing of Swiss international midfielder Granit Xhaka from Arsenal. Xhaka spent seven years at Arsenal since joining from Borussia Monchengladbach in 2016. Making 297 appearances for the Gunners, scoring 23 goals and providing 29 assists. Won the FA Cup in 2017 and 2020, including serving as captain of the team.
The highly experienced midfielder agrees with Leverkusen have been since May. But just got the green light to move the team after Arsenal managed to close the deal, grabbing West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice to join the team UFABET
Arsenal and Arsenal have agreed a €25m (£21.5m) fee for Granit Xhaka. Before he signs a five-year contract with the Bundesliga club, running until 2028, wearing the number 34 shirt.
After officially launching with the team. The 30-year-old said, “I feel this league very well. And I watched the games all the time in London. Bayer 04 is a club with an impressive history and have ambitious goals.”
“Above all I see this as a club with great future. The talks with the manager were amazingly motivating. Everyone here is ambitious and wants to succeed. I am very much looking forward to the years to come.”
“So it was a train I really didn’t want to miss and I want to be here for it. So I’m glad that I made the right decision.”