Gustavo snubs Arsenal, signs for Wolfsburg

Bundesliga side Wolfsburg, have confirmed that they have signed Luiz Gustavo from Bayern Munich for an undisclosed fee.

The Brazilian midfielder was heavily linked with Arsenal for the past week,but the 26-year-old has chosen to stay in Germany and will be officially presented on Friday.

Gustavo had become surplus to requirement at the Allianz Arena, following the arrival of Thiago Alcantara from Barcelona and a number of clubs were keen on his signature. The Gunners tabled a bid of around £17 million for the midfield enforcer and Gustavo himself had spoken about how he would love to play for them, but he will now turn out in wolfsburg colours next season.

Adeyemi Adesanya
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