Henrikh Mkhitaryan leaves Arsenal to join AS Roma
Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has joined Roma on a permanent basis after his contract with Arsenal was terminated by mutual consent.
I‘m delighted to announce that I’ve permanently joined the #giallorossi 💛❤️🐺👊🏻 I‘d like to thank @arsenal , its personnel & the millions of #gunners all whom supported me over the past 1,5Y. A special thanks to A. Wenger for having brought me to the club and for his trust in me pic.twitter.com/KD8QJuhAbT— Henrikh Mkhitaryan (@HenrikhMkh) August 31, 2020
The Armenia international spent most of last season on loan with the Serie A side, scoring nine goals in 27 games.
Mkhitaryan, 31, joined Arsenal from Manchester United in January 2018, in a swap deal with Alexis Sanchez.
He went on to score nine goals in 58 games for the Gunners, helping them reach the 2019 Europa League final.