The much awaited and should I say much needed transfer of Bernd Leno to Arsenal has finally been confirmed by the Bayern 04 Leverkusen.
After previous reports circulating all around the web about a supposed medical scheduled to be taking place tonight at London Colney, its seems now that the transfer is indeed officially completed with all formalities having been completed and medical successfully undertaken at the club.
The all so reliable David Ornstein had also previously confirmed agreement of the transfer fee between Arsenal and Bayer 04 Leverkusen in the region of 19 million Pounds for German Goalkeeper Bernd Leno.
— Bayer 04 Leverkusen (@bayer04fussball) June 19, 2018
Petr Cech and David Ospina are the Gunners’ frontline goalkeepers, and it is as of now unclear who will exactly be moved on in order to accommodate the new arrival.
German Club have now moved to officially confirm on their twitter account the official confirmation of the fact that German Goalkeeper Bernd Leno has departed Bayern 04 Leverkusen for Arsenal.
Arsenal have also just now confirmed the arrival of their new signing Bernd Leno via twitter.
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) June 19, 2018
This will come as a source of huge joy to gooners all around the world after having previously suffered the trauma of watching reckless and erratic performances proving costly week in week out for Arsenal at key moments.
Supporters all across have been craving for a fresh signing in between the sticks and now finally it seems that man is Bernd Leno who along with the almost concluded signing of Lucas Torreira and Sokratis will form the back bone of this new look Arsenal side.
Here is what he wrote on twitter after official conformation of his transfer by the club and his first Interview :
Happy and proud to play for this great club @Arsenal in the future! I’ll do my best and I‘m looking forward to the start of the new season as a Gunner. 💪😉
— Bernd Leno (@Bernd_Leno) June 19, 2018
— TouchofÖzil (@Touchofozil) June 19, 2018
There seems to be a clear and concise list of transfer targets for the club that they are hell bent on achieving and this is one more off the list. Nothing more left to achieve for now it seems with a new centre defensive midfielder almost in the bag, the new defender waiting to be announced and now this.
Its a done deal fellaaaas
Cheers to a new Goalkeeper after all its not everyday that we sign them