Porto have confirmed the sale of midfielder Fabio Vieira to Arsenal in a offer well worth £34million.
The deal has been finished for an first cost of €35m (£29.9m), with €5m (£4.2m) really worth of include-ons.
Vieira, who has mainly operated as an attacking midfielder or next striker, registered 6 targets and 14 assists in the Primeira Liga past season.
The Portugal Less than-21s worldwide is thought to have place pen to paper on a five-12 months deal and is set for a clinical in London nowadays.
Vieira turns into Arsenal’s 3rd signing of the summer just after the completion of offers for goalkeeper Alex Turner and Brazilian winger Marquinhos.
Formal, verified. Arsenal signs Fábio Vieira from FC Porto on a lasting deal, Portuguese club assertion announces. ⚪️🔴🤝 #AFC
“Deal comprehensive for quantity of €40m, and of these, €5m are dependent on achievement of sports objectives”. pic.twitter.com/oaRLXGpeVX
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) June 17, 2022
Commenting on the offer, Arsenal hero Jack Wilshere told talkSPORT: ‘I will be truthful, I have not read too a lot about him but I appeared him up on YouTube when I saw the news break.
‘He seems to be excellent. Everybody appears very good on YouTube but he seems to be like he has got a bit about him. Six plans and 14 assists from midfield. That is extraordinary.
‘We all knew that Arsenal experienced to make some signings since they are in Europe. They need to get a bigger squad, so they are earning moves, which is awesome.’