Valencia announce that they have completed the signing of Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin for a fee reportedly in the region of £12m.
Valencia have confirmed that Francis Coquelin has left Arsenal to complete a transfer to the Mestalla.
On Wednesday night, Gunners boss Arsene Wenger confirmed that Coquelin was in talks with the La Liga side, who will pay in the region of £12m for the Frenchman.
In a statement on their official website, Valencia have revealed that the 26-year-old has penned a four-and-a-half-year contract, which also includes a release clause of £71m.
Coquelin has spent almost a decade at Arsenal, with a total of 159 appearances being made in all competitions during his time in North London.
The player could make his debut when Valencia face Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday.
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