Kieran Tierney joins on long-term deal
Scottish international Kieran Tierney has joined us from Celtic on a long-term deal.
The 22-year-old was born in the Isle of Man and had been with his boyhood club since the age of seven. He made 170 appearances for Celtic and has played 12 times for Scotland.
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The defender completed a medical at London Colney on Thursday and will immediately join-up with his new team mates. He will wear the No 3 shirt.
Unai Emery said: “We’re delighted Kieran is joining us. He’s a very talented player who will continue to improve. He increases our options defensively and I look forward to him joining our group.”
The deal is subject to the completion of regulatory processes.
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