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In the news today:
Sky Sports and Eurosport have both reported in the last few minutes that Gervinho has indeed signed for the club.
There was some suggestion yesterday that a deal for the Ivory Coast international could be set to break down due to work permit issues, however thankfully the signing has been announced.
The 23 year old becomes Arsenal’s first major signing of the summer amidst rumours of a possible bid for Stewart Downing.
It is yet unknown whether the Ivorian will travel to Malaysia where Arsenal are currently based ahead of their Asia tour this summer.