He Arsenal achieved his goal of signing Thomas Partey. The English club paid the termination clause of the player of the Atlético de Madrid, but the transfer continues to give something to talk about weeks later.
Apparently, the rojiblanco team he ended up very angry for how the ‘gunner’ club managed the signing of the Ghanaian player with the summer transfer market practically closed.
Therefore, to Mikel Arteta They asked him again at a press conference about this situation, to which the Spanish coach answered loud and clear: “I don’t know if Atlético is upset. When you have a termination clause in your contract, you assume that such a situation can arise at any time. “
“As long as the market is open, it is completely legal to do so. We have had some communication with them before that as well, so I hope they can respect that action“added the Arsenal manager, who did not hesitate to send this strong message to the Atléticos, hoping that they will accept what happened with sportsmanship.