Hector Bellerin Arsenal defender signs new six-and-a-half-year deal

The defender who is currently sidelined with an ankle injury will now earn £100,000 per week with his new deal.

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Hector Bellerin (third left) and Arsene Wenger play Arsenal defender, Hector Bellerin signs new six-and-a-half-year deal (Twitter/@goalmanagement)
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Arsenal have tied highly-rated right-back Hector Bellerin to a new six-and-a-half-year deal contract amidst interest from Barcelona and Manchester City.

Bellerin was voted the best right-back in the Premier League last season and has continued to impress for Arsenal this season.

Hector Bellerin play Hector Bellerin has been one of the best right-backs in world football (Marc Atkins / Offside)

 

His form has attracted the interest of his former club, Barcelona and Manchester City, but Arsenal have tied the 21-year-old to a new six-and-a-half-year contract.

The defender who is currently sidelined with an ankle injury will now earn £100,000 per week with his new deal.

  play Hector Bellerin will now earn £100,000 per week with his new deal. (Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

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Hello everyone, sorry to keep you guys waiting, I had a very big meeting next door. I just wanted to say that I just signed my new deal with the club, so I'm really, really, really happy,” Bellerin said in a video posted on Arsenal's Twitter account.

 

Bellerin joins the top earners at the club which include Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.

Arsenal are now looking to tie Sanchez and Ozil to new contracts.

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