Ramsey confirms Arsenal exit with Juventus to pay over £400000-a-week

Lynette Rowe
February 12, 2019

"You welcomed me as a teenager and have been there for me through all the highs and the lows I've encountered during my time at the club".

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has signed a pre-contract agreement with Juventus in a deal that will see him become the highest-paid British player of all time.

Juventus have confirmed a deal for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey that will see the Wales worldwide move to Turin in July.

However, the former Cardiff City midfielder has chose to join hands with Juventus, signing a four-year deal worth a whopping £400,000 a week, as per the report from BBC Sport, which makes him the highest-earning British player ever.

In a statement, Ramsey thanked the "extremely loyal and supportive" Arsenal fans for their support during his 11-year career in north London.

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Bayern Munich, Inter Milan and Real Madrid also showed interest in the Welshman.

Ramsey - who has won three FA Cups at the London club - has passed a medical with the Turin club.

"Aaron's made a fantastic contribution to our club since joining from Cardiff City in 2008".

Gunners midfielder Aaron Ramsey has opted to not sign a new deal at the Emirates and will now join the Old Lady for free next season.

The 28-year-old issued his own statement via Instagram. He has always been a consummate professional and will always have a special place in the hearts and memories of Arsenal fans around the world'.

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