Francis Coquelin has joined Valencia, a move confirmed by Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger.
It’s believed Arsenal has agreed a £12m fee for the midfielder.
Wenger was asked if couqelin had left the club after Arsenal’s 0-0 draw with Chelsea he said: “Yes”
“He goes to Valencia. He didn’t get enough games with us this season. He had an opportunity. I let him go.”
Coquelin 26-year-old spent almost a decade at Arsenal after joining the Gunners in 2008 from French side Stade Lavallois.