Recently, Arsenal director Edu accepted an interview on the club’s official website and shared the stories behind their transfer operations.
Edu said: "I think we have improved the strength of the team, William can bring us experience and speed, Gabriel brings us physical strength, and Ceballos has also improved the strength of the team. Thomas's The body is very strong, and he has a strong mentality. Our new player must not only have outstanding athletic ability, but also a good basketball player and mentality. We want the kind of player that you chat with him, feel that he is full of ambition and eager to win the championship."
Speaking of the transfer operation, Edu said: “This is not just Edu’s own business, nor is it only Mikel (Arteta). There are many people around us, including finance, legal affairs, medical teams, recruitment The team waited, I got a lot of support, including from the board of directors and the team owner."
"Without them, we can't do so many things. I feel very comfortable with the way we work and communicate together. We are talking almost every day, which is great. This is what they gave me and Mikel. Way of working."
Regarding the renewal of players, Edu said: "This is another thing I want to mention, because usually people are talking about buying, but for me and Mikel, we spent a lot of time on existing players, We must renew the players, we must respect the players who are already here. Martinelli and Saka completed the renewal before the transfer window opened, and Aubameyang also renewed during the transfer window. In fact, my plan is to transfer. The three contract renewals were completed before the meeting window opened. However, there were negotiations and talks, but we finally did it. This is a very important point."