Arsenal seal £16m deal for England striker Danny Welbeck

Published on: 3 years ago
Arsenal seal £16m deal for England striker Danny Welbeck
Danny Welbeck off to join Arsenal

Arsenal have sealed a £16m move for Manchester United striker Danny Welbeck with some few hours to the deadline of the summer transfer window.

The 23-year-old having a routine medical in North London and will sign to a five-year contract after agreeing personal terms.

Welbeck was thought to be joining the Gunners on an initial loan deal but the England international of Ghanaian parentage opted for a permanent deal.

Arsenal moved for Welbeck after missing out on signing Radamel Falcao – who is heading to Manchester United – from French club Monaco.

He is expected to fill the void created by the injury to Olivier Giroud.


  • Maxwell Johnson
    says: 3 years ago
    Good move for Welbeck from one big club to another.
  • Solomon
    says: 3 years ago
    Dat s a gud decition 4 wenger, to welback