Arsenal completed the acquisition of defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Dortmund Borussia.
Central defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos moved from Borussia D to Arsenal, the official website of the “Gunners” said.
Clubs do not disclose the details of the transition, but, according to media reports, the 30-year-old Greek cost the London club at 19 million euros.
Socrates is a pupil of the AEK, and also played for Nicky Volos, Genoa, Milan and Werder, and then in the summer of 2013 for an amount of about 10 million euros joined the Dortmund.
In total, Papastathopoulos spent 198 matches for the “bumblebees”, in which he scored 10 goals and gave two assists.
In the list of his achievements, victory in Serie A with Milan, as well as two German Super Cups and one German Cup with Borussia D.
In addition, on his account 79 matches for the national team of Greece.