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Done Deal! Arsenal miss out on Luiz Gustavo to Wolfsburg [Bild & Kicker]

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

BRkUeL CQAAE9eo Done Deal! Arsenal miss out on Luiz Gustavo to Wolfsburg [Bild & Kicker]Arsenal fans are not happy this evening and it is understandable.

How have Wolfsburg, a side not even playing European football next season, beaten Arsenal to the signing of Luiz Gustavo?

Wolfsburg finished 11th in the Bundesliga last season, a full 48 points behind champions Bayern Munich.

Both Bild and Kicker, two of the most respected publications in Germany, report this Wednesday evening that Wolfsburg have all but wrapped up a deal for Luiz Gustavo for 15 million euros.

Bild even suggest that Barcelona, as well as Arsenal, were interested in Luiz Gustavo but a number of factors meant the Brazilian midfielder decided to stay in Germany.

German journalist Rafa Honigstein Tweeted some excellent explanations as to why Luiz Gustavo chose Wolfsburg.

Meanwhile, Arsenal fans are fuming at the news yet again. As another high-profile major target slips from their grasp.

Above is a picture of what Luiz Gustavo could have looked like in Arsenal’s new away strip.

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