Leandro Trossard, a Belgian international, has signed a long-term deal with Arsenal FC from Brighton & Hove Albion.
The 28-year-old winger has played 24 times for his country and was recently a member of the Belgium team at the World Cup 2022 in Qatar.
In 2010, Leandro began his career in the Genk youth program. He soon advanced to the first-team squad. Leandro had productive loan stints with Lommel United, Westerlo, and OH Leuven during the early parts of his career while playing for Genk, where he made 120 appearances.
Sporting Director Edu said: “We’re delighted to have completed the signing of Leandro Trossard. We have a clear plan and strategy for our direction, and it’s been a great team effort in bringing Leandro to the club.
“Leandro is a player who will give us a high level of quality going forward. I know Mikel and our coaches are excited to start working with him. Welcome Leandro!”
Manager Mikel Arteta added: “It is good work from everyone at the club to complete the signing of Leandro. He is a versatile player with high technical ability, intelligence and a great deal of experience in the Premier League and at international level.
“Leandro strengthens our squad as we head into the second part of the season and we’re all looking forward to working with him. We welcome Leandro and his family to Arsenal Football Club.”
Lastly, Leandro Trossard will wear the number 19 shirt.