Francis Coquelin joins Valencia after 10 years at Arsenal

Valencia announced the signing of Francis Coquelin on Thursday on a contract until June 2022.

By: AP | Valencia | Published: January 11, 2018 9:24:53 pm
The 26-year-old Francis Coquelin joined Arsenal in 2008, at the age of 16. (Source: File)

Francis Coquelin has left Arsenal to join Valencia, ending his decade-long association with the English club.

Valencia announced the signing of the French holding midfielder on Thursday on a contract until June 2022. Neither club disclosed the transfer fee.

The 26-year-old Coquelin joined Arsenal in 2008, at the age of 16, and had spells out on loan until becoming a regular in first-team squads from the 2014-15 season. He played 160 matches for Arsenal.

He has represented France at every youth level from under-17 to under-21.

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