Well, they didn’t disappoint us with that announcement did they.
If you haven’t managed to watch it yet (first of all where have you been) Arsenal nailed the news we’ve all been waiting for with 24 hours to go until the window closes.
But it wouldn’t be a Gunners transfer reveal without the fans, and some of you guys have managed to pull off some great reaction on Twitter.
Mustafi becomes Arsene Wenger’s third most expensive signing after Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, so it’s only right we kick off this article with a respectful reminder of the real Mustafi…
Arsenal’s central defenders. Incredible. pic.twitter.com/uMdLtwuXcn
— Oli Price-Bates (@OliPriceBates) August 25, 2016
— Arsenal Related ⚽ (@ArsenalsRelated) August 30, 2016
— afcstuff (@afcstuff) August 30, 2016
mertesacker isn’t first choice anymore this is a momentous day
— e (@straightflessin) August 30, 2016
Mustafi: “My medical was delayed after a security scare [at AFC], when a man wearing a horse mask was waiting in a car outside for hours”.
— 1886 (@1886_blog) August 30, 2016
— Carl (@Lagvilava7) August 30, 2016
— ㅤㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ (@WengerTactic) August 30, 2016
— Tom Gordon (@GoonerGordo) August 25, 2016
— Charteta (@Charley2385) August 30, 2016
When you spend more than £50 million in transfer fees in one day. https://t.co/1LcGcAkLAf
— Bleacher Report UK (@br_uk) August 30, 2016
Mustafi and Xhaka in one window, two players for the spine of the team that are U25. Hard to complain.
— MC (@mediocentroEN) August 30, 2016