– Aaron Ramsey is set to join Juventus in the summer
– The Italian giants have since confirmed the capture of the Welsh midfielder
– Ramsey, who joined Arsenal from Cardiff City took to Twitter to thank the club’s fans for the support during his time at the Emirates
Arsenal midfielder, Aaron Ramsey, has sent the club’s fans a farewell message ahead of his summer departure to Juventus.
Ramsey signed a pre-contract with the Italian giants after being denied a new deal with the Emirates outfit.
He had several offers from top European clubs including Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona, but opted for a move to Italy.
Juventus confirmed the capture of the talented midfielder on a free transfer after agreeing to sign a four-year deal with the Serie A Champions.
On Monday night, February 11, the Welsh star took to Twitter to confirm his imminent move to Turin, thanking Arsenal fans for the support they accorded him through the years.
“As you may have already heard, I have agreed a pre-contract with Juventus. I wanted to issue a personal statement for all the Arsenal fans who have been extremely loyal and supportive,” Ramsey said in a statement.
“It is with a heavy heart that I leave after 11 incredible years in north London. Thank you,” he added.
He further affirmed that he will continue to give his best for the Gunners for the rest of the season before his departure.
The 28-year-old signed for Arsenal under Arsene Wenger from Cardiff City more than a decade ago.
He went on to play a central role during Wenger’s tenure at the club.that ended last summer.