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Willian ‘agrees’ Arsenal transfer on three-year, £100k-a-week deal despite club’s plans to make 55 staff redundant

WILLIAN has agreed to join Arsenal on a three-year, £100k-a-week deal - despite the club's plans to make 55 staff redundant .

The Brazilian winger, 31, rejected the Blues' latest two-year contract extension offer - demanding three years or no deal.

Chelsea have a long-standing policy of not offering players aged 30 or over any more than one-year extensions.

The club believed they had compromised enough and played hardball with the ex-Shakhtar Donetsk star,

And Arsenal have taken advantage of the West London standoff by handing Willian a three-year contract worth £100,000 per week.

PES 2021 appeared to have given the game away after Willian was seen in an Arsenal shirt in their latest trailer.


Willian transfer to Arsenal appears to be confirmed in leaked PES21 clip showing Chelsea star in Gunners kit

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