Gervinho Signs With FC Arsenal


Gervinho Signs With FC Arsenal

Gervinho, 24, comes to Arsenal from French side Lille, who he helped win a Ligue 1 and Coupe de France double last season.

Gervinho scored 18 goals in 49 games in all competitions with Lille. The campaign capped a very successful two years for Gervinho, during which time he netted 36 times in his 93 appearances for Les Gogues.

Gervinho captained the Ivory Coast in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and also represented his country at the 2010 World Cup, scoring twice in just three substitute appearances during qualification to the finals. Gervinho has made 27 appearances in total for Les Eléphants, scoring six goals on the international scene.

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