Loading...
Loading Live Scoring...
*All times CAT (GMT+2)

Football | Barclays Premier League

Arsenal's Santos joins Gremio on loan



Arsenal left back Andre Santos has joined Brazilian club Gremio for the remainder of the season after becoming surplus to requirements, the Premier League club said on Monday.

The 29-year-old, who joined Arsenal in 2011, has made 36 appearances for the Gunners although he has struggled to adjust to the demands of English football.

Manager Arsene Wenger signed Spaniard Nacho Monreal on the final day of the January transfer window, unwilling to promote Santos to first-choice left back in the absence of the injured Kieran Gibbs.

Brazil international Santos joined Arsenal from Turkish club Fenerbahce who he played for after spells in Brazil with Corinthians, Atletico Mineiro, Flamengo and Figueirense.



Comments

More expert analysis and opinion from Sport24
The opinions expressed by Sport24 experts and bloggers are theirs alone, and do not necessarily represent those of SuperSport

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Other Live Streaming

Event Streaming

Channel Streaming

Sports Talk



Neil Tovey
Why I answered Safa’s call
I am pleased to have agreed to a deal in principle to serve as Safa’s technical director for the...

Dr Errol Sweeney
Ref right to red card Neymar
The disgraceful and childish petulance displayed by what many would consider to be one of the best...

Carol Radull
Why Harambee Stars won't go far
So, Harambee Stars lost 2-0 to Ethiopia in our Chan qualifier match on Sunday. What’s so surprising...

Clyde Tlou
Time for SA legends to step forward
A lack of ambition is hampering the South African 1996 Africa Cup of Nations legends.

Sunday Oliseh
Why Africa needs to act now
The world football landscape is facing terrible turbulent times and what shape it will be in the...

Calvin Emeka Onwuka
Barcelona triumph
Over the weekend FC Barcelona of Spain won their sixth Uefa Champions League trophy and their...