Transfer: Papa pen emotional message to Arsenal after leaving the North Londoner
Papastathopoulos Sokratis pen emotional message to Arsenal football club and the team supporters after he agreed to terminate his contract with the team by mutual consent.
“One of the most enjoyable times in my career ended today. It has been an honour to wear the Arsenal shirt and I want to thank all the coaches, team-mates, staff and fans around the world for the love and respect they have given me.
I gave everything for Arsenal and Arsenal also gave me a lot. I wish you all the best health and success always. Thank you. @Arsenal,” says Papastathopoulos after terminating his contract with the team.
Papastathopoulos Sokratis can now negotiate to join any team he feels like playing for after terminating his contract with the North London team. The Greeks international joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in 2018.
He made 69 appearances for Arsenal during his time with the team and also won the FA Cup and played in the final of the Europa leavue duringbhis time with Arsenal.
“On behalf of Mikel, our coaches, players and everyone at the club, I would like to thank Papa for his contribution to the club.
“He has been an important part of our group and has been a model professional throughout. The negotiations to end his contract have been collaborative and we wish Papa and his family well for the future,” reads a statement by Edu, Arsenal Technical director following the departure of Papastathopoulos Sokratis.