Photo: Hector Bellerin sends message to Arsenal fans after signing new contract
Hector Bellerin has signed a new long-term contract with Arsenal
Hecto Bellerin has taken to social media to reveal that he considers Arsenal his “home” after signing a new five-year contract with the club on Monday.
The right-back has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s top defenders since breaking into the Arsenal first-team two years ago.
The full-back has become a regular fixture in the starting line-up at The Emirates and is often one of the first names on the Arsenal team sheet.
Bellerin had been touted as a possible transfer target for Barcelona in recent months, but the 21-year-old has now put pen to paper on a new “long-term” contract.
Bellerin shared the video above on his personal Instagram account and wrote the caption: “A lot has changed in 5 years since I first joined the club. This is my home. The club who gave me my first opportunity. The club I will be at for many years.”
The length of Bellerin’s new contract has not been disclosed by Arsenal.
The Spaniard is currently out injured with an ankle problem but will be hoping to return to action ahead of the hectic festive period for Arsenal.