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Date revealed for when Arsenal will announce the signing of David Raya

Arsenal have been trying to sign David Raya in the past few days and have already been successful as a date for his announcement has been revealed.

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( Soon to be new Arsenal signing David Raya )

In a bid to strengthen their squad for the new season, Arsenal is set to make a formal announcement regarding the signing of David Raya from Brentford. According to Sky Sports, the deal is expected to be finalized within the next 24 hours.

Last season was a relatively successful one for Arsenal, as they finished second in the table. However, their defensive record left much to be desired, with the team conceding a total of 43 goals. In an effort to address this issue, manager Mikel Arteta has identified 27-year-old goalkeeper David Raya as a potential solution.

The proposed deal will see Raya join Arsenal on an initial loan fee of £3 million, with an option for the club to buy him for £27 million at the end of the season. This arrangement provides Arsenal with an opportunity to assess Raya’s performance and suitability for their squad before committing to a permanent transfer.

Raya’s arrival at Arsenal will intensify competition in the goalkeeping department, as he will be vying for playing time alongside current first-choice goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale. The presence of two talented shot-stoppers will undoubtedly push each player to perform at their best and provide healthy competition within the team.

This signing follows a series of impressive acquisitions by Arsenal during this summer transfer window. The club has already secured the services of 24-year-old attacking midfielder Kai Havertz from Chelsea for a hefty fee of £65 million. Additionally, they have brought in 22-year-old defender Jurrien Timber from Ajax in a deal worth €40 million plus €5 million in add-ons. Most notably, Arsenal made headlines by splashing out £105 million on 24-year-old midfielder Declan Rice from West Ham.

With these signings, Arsenal has demonstrated their ambition and determination to compete at the highest level. The addition of Raya further strengthens their squad and provides them with depth in key positions.

The new season has already kicked off, and Arsenal began their campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Nottingham Forest. The team will be hoping to build on this positive start and continue their winning momentum as they aim for success in both domestic and European competitions.

As the formal announcement of David Raya’s signing draws near, Arsenal fans eagerly await the confirmation of this exciting addition to their squad. With a strong team now in place, expectations are high for a successful season ahead.

Hello there, Am Mumbere Ausbel from Uganda and I am a writer at Arsenal True Fans and I love watching football matches so much because it's my favourite sport. I am an optimistic person who usually likes to look at the good side of everything.

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