Roma have signed Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan on a season-long loan offer.
The Italian club will pay a loan cost and the 30- year-old’s salaries, but there is no choice or responsibility to buy the Armenia international.
Mkhitaryan signed up with the Gunners from Manchester United in January 2018 in a swap offer involving Chile forward Alexis Sanchez.
He has actually scored 9 goals in 59 looks for Toolbox.
Mkhitaryan featured as a second-half alternative in Sunday’s 2-2 north London derby draw with Tottenham, however has been enabled to join the Italian capital side.
His playing time at Emirates Stadium was most likely to be restricted this season and Toolbox manager Unai Emery plans to utilize his departure as a chance to provide more minutes to young gamers.
The Premier League club also stay available to letting protector Shkodran Mustafi precede Monday’s transfer deadline – however it looks not likely the 27- year-old German will leave.