Podolski Officially A Gooner After Completing Arsenal Move

By on July 4, 2012

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Lukas Podolski is finally an Arsenal player after officially completing his move from FC Cologne today.

The Gunners announced at the end of April that they had agreed a deal to sign the German striker from Cologne this summer on a long-term contract but the transfer was not officially rubber-stamped before the player headed off to Euro 2012 with the German national team.

However, the club has now revealed on Arsenal.com that Podolski arrived at the Emirates today to sign his contract before being taken on a tour of Highbury House to meet club staff.

The 27-year-old then made the short walk to the Emirates with his family where he took a tour of the stadium, visited the dressing room, stepped out on to the pitch and collected some souvenirs from the club shop.

I personally think Podolski will prove to be an excellent piece of business for Arsenal and he has all the attributes to be a real success in the Premier League.

Welcome to the club Lukas, your a Gooner now!

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32 Comments

  1. Lukas Podolski

    July 4, 2012 at 4:46 pm

    Thanks to all the guys for all the welcomes and support I will play hard for my African brothers here on football talk even though some of you are annoying with your cut short spelling still I will hunt down the opposition players like a lion does a heyena in the jungle.Love u guys and I plan to make u guys hard on the weekends .
    PS
    Sincerely yours
    Lukas “the panzerschaft” Podolski

  2. Eli ghana

    July 4, 2012 at 5:03 pm

    Thats all we want …. Plz we need more goals to bring down our enemies …. No weapon form against u shall prosper lucas.

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