Santi Cazorla is a Gunner.. according to the player’s official twitter account @SCazorla12.
The Spanish midfielder has been hotly tipped to join the Gunners since the announcement that his current employers Malaga are in financial strife as they look to restructure their clubs finance.
The La Liga side are resided to loosing their star man in order to help balance the books, and after a meeting between club management and players some of Cazorla’s teammates expressed their gratitude towards him and wished him luck.
Now it seems the deal has been finalized, with allArsenal reporting yesterday that he was on his way for a medical to London, and the Spanish international has taken to twitter to express his delight.
Cazorla’s official twitter update read:
I’m new @Arsenal player. Ya puedo decir que soy jugador del @Arsenal
He also has changed his information to:
Twitter oficial de Santiago Cazorla González, jugador del Arsenal Football Club y de la selección española de fútbol. Intertoto (2004) y Eurocopa (2008 y 2012).
translation – Official Twitter of Santiago Cazorla González, player of the Arsenal Football Club and the selection of Spanish football. Intertoto (2004) and European Championship (2008 and 2012).
Welcome to Arsenal, Cazorla! Now all we have to do is wait for the official announcement on the Arsenal.com website.. But he is a huge coup for Arsenal, and he will become the clubs record signing beating Arshavin’s £15m deal from Zenit.