Andre Santos has signed for Brazilian club Flamengo following a disappointing two-year spell at Arsenal.
A statement on the English side’s official website read: “Arsenal Football Club can confirm that Brazilian left back Andre Santos has joined Flamengo in a permanent deal. Everybody at Arsenal would like to thank Andre for his contribution to the club...
Flamengo boss Mano Menezes is hopeful of securing the services of Arsenal full-back Andre Santos.
Santos, 30, has fallen out of favour at Arsenal and was sent out on loan to Gremio last season.
It is anticipated he will seal another move away from the Gunners for the 2013-14 season, and Flamengo are said to be the favourites for his signature.
Reports in Brazil claim a one-year loan agreement is close, and...