DONE:Club confirms 22-year-old to Arsenal this summer
Despite the current injury crisis at centre-back, Arsene Wenger will have one more player added to his options in that department this summer. Calum Chambers was allowed to join Middlesbrough back in August after featuring in Arsenal’s 4-3 defeat to Liverpool on the opening day of the season.
Following the emergence of Rob Holding at the Emirates stadium, Steve Agnew’s side, who have been relegated from the top flight, could have pursued the option of making Chambers’ move a permanent one.
However, Middlesbrough confirmed on Monday morning that the defender, along with Alvaro Negredo, will not be remaining at the club.
“Calum Chambers and Alvaro Negredo said farewell to their Boro team-mates on Monday as the club’s players parted for the summer break.” a confirmation from Middlesbrough said
“England Under-21s international Chambers and Spanish international striker Negredo had both been with Boro on season-long loan deals from Arsenal and Valencia respectively.”