A record club fee has been recently demonstrated by Arsenal. The well-known football club have bought Nicolas Pepe, the Ivory Coast winger for a striking amount of $87,26m.
The five-year deal with the player aged 24 was signed at Emirates Stadium as soon as he underwent a medical test on Tuesday.
In 74 Ligue, the player made up to 74 appearances shooting 35 goals for Lille, the club he became part of having moved from Angers in 2017.
In turn, Nicolas Pepe told that he’s touched by the very opportunity to play for Arsenal. He considers singing for the Gunners to be an honorable reward for him.
The player has become the fourth costliest signing in the Premier League history.
Nicolas Pepe stressed that it’s very crucial to make the proper choice, such as his transfer to the Gunners.
Unai Emery, the Arsenal boss told that Nicolas Pepe appears to be an extremely skilled and highly-rated player who would be warmly welcomed by many top-notch European squads. So, by signing that player the club made a huge achievement.