Official: Arsenal Sign Pepe For £72 From Lille
Nicolas Pépé has completed his move to Arsenal for a
club-record fee of €80m (£72m) plus add-ons, signing from Lille on a
The deal for the Ivory Coast international outstrips the £56m Arsenal paid to buy Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund in January 2018. The 24-year-old Pépé, who is left-footed but prefers to play on the right side of a front three, scored 22 goals in the French league last season.