Liverpool have completed the signing of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal for a reported fee of £35million.
The 24-year-old has signed a 5 year contract with the merseyside on deadline day in a deal that could reach a value of £40m, after passing a medical while on England duty at St George’s Park.
He was poised to joining Chelsea after turning down a new contract offer from the Gunners reported worth £180,000 per week, but he is thought to have rejected the gunners lucrative in favour of a move to Jorgen Klopp side.
“I’m currently away with England, so I’m at St George’s Park,” Oxlade-Chamberlain said in a message to Liverpool supporters.
Jurgen Klopp speaking about his latest acquisition:
“I am really, really happy we have got Alex signed,” he told Liverpool’s website. “Since the last game I have been waiting and hoping we could make this transfer – and when I got the news he was ours it was fantastic.
Oxlade-Chamberlain will team up with his new liverpool team mate after helping england in there world cup qualifying game against Malta tomorrow 1st of September and against Slovakia on the 4th of September