Fitness coach Shad Forsythe joins Arsenal, Mesut Ozil tweets his delight

Besides the Arsenal signings of Alexis Sanchez, Calum Chambers and Mathieu Debuchy, Gooners are also excited about another arrival this summer.

The German FA confirmed on Twitter that their fitness coach, who has been with them since 2004, has joined Arsenal and wished him luck.

Forsythe is highly rated within the game and will of course know Arsenal’s German contingent of Per Mertesacker, Mesut Ozil and Lukas Podolski.

Ozil Tweeted his delight at the move once it was confirmed by the German FA above.

Arsenal fans will be hoping that Shad Forsythe solves the fitness problems that have afflicted the Gunners over recent seasons.

And, that come February/March, a title challenge can be sustained…


B101 Writer