Want-away Arsenal summer target has finally completed his long awaited move, according to reports.
According to popular Spanish media outlet Mundo Deportivo, Real Madrid midfielder Asier Illarramendi has agreed a deal and completed a medical with Real Sociedad.
The 25-year-old Spaniard, who has been the subject of a transfer battle between Arsenal and Liverpool has opted for a move to his former club Sociedad – which also happens to be his home town club.
Illarra joined Real in the summer of 2013 for a fee of £23.5million but has decided to leave the club after failing to break into the Spanish giant’s first team.
A tweet confirming his successful medical read “Illarramendi passes the medical examination”
While Illarra revealed his joy at the move via a tweet saying: “! Back home! Very happy and looking forward to returning to defend these colours in the field #GoazenErreala #RealSociedad”
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