Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Hleb Signs with Barcelona
A day after Barcelona let Ronaldinho go, they have unveiled a replacement, former Arsenal man Alexander Hleb.
Hleb has signed a 4 year deal with Barcelona with the transfer fee at about 15 million euro.
Arsene Wenger said of Hleb's departure, "We are comfortable with our decision to let him go and we are all looking forward to continuing our preparations for the new season ahead. Everyone at Arsenal wishes Alex the best of luck for the future."
The 27 year old Hleb scored 5 goals for Arsenal last season in 42 appearances.