- Calum Chambers has joined Premier League returnees Fulham
- The 23-year-old extended his contract with the Gunners last month after earning 82-caps
- Arsenal manager Unai Emery believes the loan move will improve the young defender
Arsenal defender Calum Chambers has joined Premier League returnees Fulham on a season-long loan.
According to the North London club official Twitter handle, the 23-year-old extended his current contract with the Gunners last month, after earning 82-caps after joining Arsenal from Southampton in summer 2014.
Interestingly, Chambers also enjoyed a similar season-long switch at Middlesbrough in 2016/17, making a total of 24 Premier League appearances.
Speaking on the move to Fulham, Arsenal manager Unai Emery insists the loan switch to Fulham is going to help the 23-year-old defender, improve his career going forward.
“Calum is a talented defender who has a bright future. We all believe this loan at Fulham will be an important part of his development and wish him a successful season.”
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously had reported that Arsenal and Manchester United are keen to sign Barcelona youngster Ousmane Dembele, reports suggest.
According to a UK Sun report, the Spanish champions are ready to cash in on the World Cup winner, if they get a bid around £89million.
The Nou Camp dwellers are willing to slash their losses on the 21-year-old Frenchman after struggling with form during his debut campaign at the Spanish topflight.
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