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Edu targets the top for Arsenal after stating £45m Thomas Partey swoop was planned for SEVEN MONTHS

‘We are hungry to win the title again’: Arsenal technical director Edu reveals £45m Thomas Partey swoop was planned for SEVEN MONTHS as he targets the top after spending £90m this summer

  • Arsenal signed Thomas Partey from Atletico Madrid on transfer deadline day 
  • Partey has signed a four-year deal after his £45m release clause was triggered 
  • The club spent £90m to aid boss Mikel Arteta after winning last season’s FA Cup 
  • And Edu says the hunger is there to win a first Premier League title since 2004 

Arsenal technical director Edu has revealed the club are ‘hungry’ for their first Premier League title since 2004 after completing the swoop of Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey.

The Ghana international joined the north London side on transfer deadline day on Monday after they triggered the £45million release clause in his contract with the Spanish outfit.

The 27-year-old joined centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes, winger Willian, midfielder Dani Ceballos and goalkeeper Runar Alex Runarsson in joining the club in the summer transfer window as the Gunners…