Wojciech Szczesny Arsenal goalkeeper to join Roma on loan

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is set to sign a season loan deal with Italian giants Roma

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  play Wojciech Szczesny has arrived Italy ahead of a loan move to Roma (EPA)
  play Wojciech Szczesny has arrived Italy ahead of a loan move to Roma (EPA)
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Wojciech Szczesny has arrived in Italy ahead of his season loan deal signing to Roma from Arsenal.

Szczesny lost his place as Arsenal number one goalkeeper to David Ospina after a string of poor performances and has fallen further down in the pecking order due to the arrival of veteran Petr Cech.

Wenger however sees the 25-year-old as a long-term goalkeeper for Arsenal and only approved a loan deal for the Polish.

Szczesny was pictured wearing the Roma scarf as arrived at the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport on Monday, July 27.

  play The 25-year-old lost his first team place in the Arsenal team (Getty Images)


While on his way to Italy, Szczesny confirmed that he will be joining the Italian giants on loan in a video on his Instagram account.

"Good evening Giallorossi! I am very happy, because I am going to Roma tomorrow. I'll see you soon," he aid in Italian.

Watch video of his arrival below:

Wojciech Szczesny arrives Italy to sign for Roma

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