Walcott Signs New Arsenal Contract

LONDON, KOMPAS.com - Business Arsene Wenger on Arsenal's Theo Walcott maintain sweet fruit eventually. As reported by Goal.com, Walcott has signed a new contract duration of 3.5 years with an option to extend another 12 months.

Under the new agreement, this British young players get paid 90,000 pounds (about USD 1.3 billion) a week. It is a recognition of the talent of the Gunners shiny owned the former Southampton midfielder.

Of course, the news was very happy Wenger. The professor even promising striker position him as another lure. Understandably, Walcott feels more comfortable playing in that position rather than as a winger.

The French coach has previously successfully defended his young players, namely Jack Wilshere, Alex Oxlade-Chamerlain, Kieran Gibbs, Aaron Ramsey and Carl Jenkinson.

It is part of an effort to preserve the foundation of Wenger's team to be more competitive in the future. Wenger was still trying to strengthen Gunner, after reportedly eager to bring Edinson Cavani and Wilfried Zaha.

Wenger struggled to meet the public's expectations Emirates won, after more than seven years of fasting trophy. FA Cup 2005 to his last champions Arsenal tasted.