Official: Arsenal Sign Danny Welbeck From Man Utd On £16m Permanent Deal

Chris Wright

2nd, September 2014


By Chris Wright

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Much like the Falcao deal, this one went through far past Pies’ bedtime after Arsenal applied for a special post-window grace period to hammer out the finer details of the move, but the club have since been able to confirm that their £16million deal to sign Danny Welbeck from Manchester United was completed in the wee small hours of the morn…

Welbeck has signed a “long-term deal” at the Gunners though the deal, at least according to the club website’s latest update, is still “subject to the completion of regulatory formalities.”

Seems an awful lot of United fans can’t quite seem to be able to get their heads around the fact that Arsene’s pinched their boy this morning.

Any thoughts on the transfer, Pies fans?

Posted in Arsenal, Man Utd, Newsnow, Transfers & Rumours

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  1. Lukass says:

    What a shite, shite bit of business by Arsene… This guy is a complete and utter liability… Can’t score for love or money… United must be laughing their ass off at this bit of business… And to think, we play the CL and they got Falcao… Ridiculous…

  2. fouldsy says:

    @Lukass just goes to show… its apl about the badge mate! (And a little willingness to spend money…)

  3. Neil says:

    Disagree. Welbeck has loads of potential and is a good signing. ManUre are paying (with Falcao’s salary) 24mil for a loan!!! I’d imagine that Monaco are laughing.

    Would have liked to see Wenger bring in a defender/CDM as well…

  4. Anonymous says:

    Worst striker in the premiership.

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