Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has joined Bournemouth on loan for the rest of the season as he tries to revive his career by getting more playing time away from the Emirates Stadium.
Both clubs confirmed the deal on Wednesday evening after Wilshere, 24, opted for the south-coast club over Crystal Palace or Roma.
Bournemouth chief executive Neill Blake told his club's official website: "Jack is a fantastic addition to the club.
"He is a player that needs no introduction and one that, quite rightly,...
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will join Bournemouth on loan and hopes to revive his career under manager Eddie Howe, a source has told ESPN FC.
The 24-year-old midfielder is set for a medical on Wednesday evening ahead of signing a deal that will keep him on the south coast for the rest of the 2016-17 season.
His decision came after a day of speculation over his future had followed Arsenal's sanctioning of a temporary move.
Wilshere met Bournemouth officials including Howe on Tuesday, and also...
Former Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit has criticised Arsene Wenger for not giving ex-players a chance to stay at the club and says Patrick Vieira in particular is "disgusted" by the trend.
Petit, 45, was part of a formidable midfield partnership with Vieira at Arsenal but said he is sad to see that Vieira, currently New York City FC coach, and other ex-Gunners have had to go elsewhere to get their break in coaching.
"Why didn't Arsene open his door to Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp, Patrick Vieira...