Top English Premier League side, Arsenal have completed and confirmed the loan signing of Cédric Ricardo Alves Soares CvIH ComM, known simply as Cédric Soares.
Soares is a Portuguese professional footballer who arrives from fellow premier league side Southhampton and plays at the right-back of the defensive line.
The deal was confirmed on the official Arsenal Twitter account on Friday.
He’s our Cedric! ✅
Welcome to London. Welcome to Arsenal.
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) January 31, 2020
Arsenal were forced to make defensive reinforcements before Friday’s transfer deadline after losing Calum Chambers, Kieran Tierney and Shkodran Mustafi to injuries.
Brazilian defender, David Luiz, also picked a straight red card in the Gunners 2-2 draw against Chelsea.
Naija News recalls Arsenal on Wednesday, confirmed former Manchester City defender, Pablo Mari has now joined the club on loan with an option to make the deal permanent in the summer.
Recall that Mari helped the Rio de Janeiro based Flamengo win the Brazilian Serie A title and the Copa Libertadores last year.
Pablo made 22 appearances for Flamengo before making the switch back to England with Arsenal.
Source: Naija News