Schalke defender, Shkodran Mustafi, has written a letter of appreciation to supporters of Arsenal after leaving the club.
Mustafi had his contract terminated by mutual consent so he could secure a permanent move in January.
While he did not enjoy the best of times at the club, Mustafi had kind words for the club’s supporters.
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“Hi Gunners,” wrote Mustafi.
“After four years, 151 matches, and two FA Cup trophies, I just wanted to say thank you to the Arsenal community, our great staff, the fans, and of course my team-mates.
“Together we went to through good and not so good times, but we stood together.
“Arsenal is a fantastic club with a great tradition and I always felt, that it is a pleasure and honour to wear the AFC jersey.
“My family and I will always remember the time we had in London and with Arsenal!
“Gooners, I wish you all the best! Thank you! Musti.”