Arsenal have completed the transfer of Polish defender Jakub Kiwior from Italian Serie A side Spezia until 2028.
The 22-year-old Poland international, who made 43 appearances during his time with the Italian side was part of the national team squad at the recent FIFA World Cup in Qatar.
“We’re delighted to have completed the signing of Jakub Kiwior. He’s a young talent who we’ve been monitoring for a while now. We are now all looking forward to working with Jakub and seeing his continued development with us. We welcome Jakub to Arsenal,” Sporting Director Edu said.
“It’s great that Jakub is joining us. He’s a young versatile defender who has shown huge potential and qualities with Spezia in Serie A, and also at international level with Poland,” manager Mikel Arteta said.
“Jakub is a player who will give us strength and quality to our defensive unit. We welcome Jakub and his family to Arsenal and look forward to working with him,” Arteta added.
He will join the gunners on a 5-year-deal on a €25m deal.
Jakub will wear the number 15 shirt (buy your Kiwior shirt now) and will immediately join up for training with his new teammates.