Emiliano Martinez has joined Aston Villa on a four-year contract.© Twitter
Aston Villa on Wednesday announced the signing of Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez for alleged fees of £ 20 million ($ 26 million). The 28-year-old Argentine, who has signed a four-year pact, helped Arsenal to an FA Cup victory last month and achieved the distinction of Community Shield last month, but Bern Leno suffered a second Fidel play this season. . Villa owner Dean Smith said: “We are really pleased with the signing of our new goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez. We know how much Arsenal rated him and we saw his great performance in the top team winning the trophy last season Was. “
“We left for EMI when we saw the opportunity, as it has been able to buy a top-class goalkeeper who has not yet reached his peak age and can therefore be an important player for our club in the long run Huh. “
Martinez ends a 10-year engagement with the Gunners after Matty Cash and Ollie Watkins move to Villa Park.
He was signed to the Independent in 2010, making 39 first-team appearances and spending time on loan at six clubs.
“Thank you, thank you for all the years (of support),” Martinez told Arsenal.com. “I thank God for giving me the opportunity to show Arsenal’s fanbase in the last few months what I am made of, and why I went on loan many times.
“It was always to come back and win them trophies and give them silverware. I did that, I feel more productive than ever.”
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