The announcement was made via the clubs official twitter page after the player (Elneny) missed training on Tuesday on his return from the holidays.
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The introduction of Mohamed Elneny to the Arsenal fold will definitely proof beneficial as Wenger pushing for his first domestic league title in 12 years. Espn had initially reported that, Arsenal officials flew to Switzerland to tie up the deal for the FC Basel midfielder but now the Mirrors reports that Elneny has undergone a medical after agreeing to a four and half year contract with a 60 pound a week salary package.
Even the Egyptian midfielder’s club teammate Albian Ajeti confirmed that his teammate is edging ever closer to the emirates and that an announcement is due anytime soon. He (Albian Ajeti) wished his teammate success in the feature via his Official Facebook page.
23 Year old Mohamed Elneny who reportedly cost the gunners 7 million pounds, left El Mokawloon for FC Basel in 2013, he has since impressed for Basel since his arrival helping the Swiss club win three consecutive Swiss Super league titles.