Arsenal’s latest signing of this month – Gabriel Paulista will wear the No. 5 jersey this season for the Gunners.
The Premier League club have announced the signing of the 24-year-old defender on Wednesday, with the north Londoners paying the Spanish club Villarreal around 11 million pounds for the Brazilian.
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As part of the deal, Joel Campbell has left the Emirates to join Villarreal on loan until the end of the 2014-15 season.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has praised Paulista’s ambition and focus, who believes he will quickly adapt to English football.
Wenger also confirmed that Paulista will make his Arsenal debut this Sunday when Gunners will host Aston Villa in the 23rd week of Premier League.