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22-year-old Gabriel MAGALHAES plays for ARSENAL as a CENTRAL DEFENDER

Gabriel Magalhaes was born on 19 December 1997 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. His full name is Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes.

The 22-year-old signed for Lille in 2017 for £2.7m from Avai FC in his home country.

Magalhaes joined Arsenal officially on 1 September, 2020 after signing a five-year contract. He was given Arsenal’s number 6 shirt.

Bukayo Saka of Arsenal scores and celebrates 0-3 Slavia Prague v Arsenal, UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd Leg, Football, Sinobo Stadium, Prague, Czech Republic - 15 Apr 2021 Slavia Prague v Arsenal, UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd Leg, Football, Sinobo Stadium, Prague, Czech Republic - 15 Apr 2021 Copyright: Gabriel Kuchta/BPI/Shutterstock

New contracts & positions: Arsenal news this week

All the Arsenal news from this week rounded up in bitesize-chunks, filtering out the noise and nonsense to bring you pure news.
Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal FC during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 Leg 1 match between SL Benfica and Arsenal FC at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy on 18 February 2021. Copyright: Giuseppe Maffia

Arsenal man makes Europa League Team of the Round

Gabriel Magalhaes has made it into WhoScored's Europa League Team of the Last-16, for his performances in both legs against Olympiacos.

Referee says Harry Kane was reckless against Arsenal

Mark Clattenburg said Arsenal's penalty was right to stand and action should have been taken against Harry Kane for his dangerous barge on Gabriel.
Monaco's Portuguese forward Gelson Martins (L) fights for the ball with Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (R) during the French L1 football match between AS Monaco (ASM) and Lille OSC (LOSC) at the "Louis II" stadium in Monaco, on December 21, 2019. (Photo by VALERY HACHE / AFP) (Photo by VALERY HACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Gabriel rejected larger Manchester United offer for Arsenal

Manchester United made Gabriel Magalhaes a more lucrative financial offer to join them, but the player preferred to join Mikel Arteta's project.
Gabriel Magalhaes in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Major Martinelli boost for Arsenal ahead of Crystal Palace

Gabriel Magalhaes has been passed fit to face Crystal Palace on Thursday, and there's good news on Gabriel Martinelli as well.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 22: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal reacts after picking up an injury during the Carabao Cup Quarter Final match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on December 22, 2020 in London, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Gabriel Martinelli optimism for Arsenal pre Crystal palace

Mikel Arteta has provided new updates on Thomas Partey, Gabriel Martinelli and Gabriel Magalhaes, ahead of Thursday's clash with Crystal Palace.
Thomas Partey in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Arsenal provide updates on Gabriel and Partey ahead of Newcastle clash

Arsenal have provided updates on Gabriel Magalhaes and Thomas Partey ahead of their FA Cup clash against Newcastle United on Saturday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

When will Gabriel return for Arsenal?

Gabriel Magalhaes has tested positive for Covid-19 and will now remain in isolation.
Arsenal's Thomas Partey during the UEFA Europa League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: 5th November 2020. Photo: David Klein / Sportimage

Arteta provides updates on Gabriel, Luiz, Willian & Partey

Mikel Arteta provided updates on Gabriel Magalhaes, David Luiz, Willian, and Thomas Partey after Arsenal's win over Chelsea on Saturday.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel celebrates scoring the equalising goal to make it 1-1 during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium in London on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Why Gabriel was missing from Arsenal squad vs Chelsea

Arsenal's squad for the game against Chelsea has just been announced and there was much consternation when Gabriel was not included
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s most expensive defenders compared to Virgil van Dijk

Liverpool made Virgil van Dijk the most expensive defender in history, so how do Arsenal's most expensive defenders compare?
Arsenal v Southampton - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Gabriel Magalhaes is shown a second yellow card by Referee Paul Tierney during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Copyright: Clive Rose

Arsenal star apologises to fans

Gabriel Magalhaes posted an apology message on social media after his red card against Southampton on Wednesday.
Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal's Gabriel Magalhaes celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Copyright: Catherine Ivill

Arsenal star wins 3rd Player of the Month award in another landslide

For the third month in a row, Gabriel Magalhaes is Arsenal's Player of the Month, and once again, the vote wasn't even close.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel celebrates scoring the equalising goal to make it 1-1 during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium in London on November 29, 2020. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Pepe explains his role in convincing Gabriel to sign for Arsenal

Nicolas Pepe and David Luiz helped convince Gabriel Magalhaes to move to Arsenal this summer, according to quotes from Pepe and Gabriel.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel of Arsenal tackles Michail Antonio of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Gabriel confirms he specifically chose Arsenal over other clubs

Gabriel Magalhaes admits he had other options for a transfer this summer, but it was his personal choice to join Arsenal over the rest.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal reacts during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 01, 2020. (Photo by Phil Noble - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal star wins 2nd consecutive Player of the Month award

Gabriel Magalhaes picked up his second consecutive Player of the Month award with Arsenal this week, winning an even greater share of the votes than last time.
Arsenal's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (L) vies with Manchester United's Brazilian midfielder Fred (R) during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

2 Arsenal stars make Premier League Teams of the Week

Two Arsenal players made it into the Premier League Teams of the Week for the last round of fixtures, after their win over Manchester United.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel (CR) jokes with Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (CL) at the end of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on November 1, 2020. (Photo by Shaun Botterill / POOL / AFP)

5 out of 5: Gabriel Magalhaes shuts out Manchester United

Gabriel was one of Arsenal's stand out performers at Old Trafford so let's take a closer look at the defender's match stats.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal star gets his 1st international call-up for Olympic team in November

Gabriel Magalhaes is in the Brazil u23 squad for the upcoming international break, his first call-up at that level for his country.
Kyle Walker's high kick against Arsenal (Photo via Sky Sports News)

Former ref assesses Arsenal penalty shout for Kyle Walker high kick

Dermot Gallagher thinks Arsenal would get a free-kick for Kyle Walker's high kick anywhere else on the pitch, even though the ref didn't give one in the box.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Gabriel of Arsenal holds off Enda Stevens of Sheffield United during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal only paid an initial £5m for Gabriel this summer

Arsenal only paid £5m for Gabriel Magalhaes this summer, according to a report, with the rest due over the next three years of his deal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

New Arsenal signing wins landslide Player of the Month vote after strong start

Arsenal summer signing Gabriel Magalhaes won the club Player of the Month vote for September, winning a huge percentage of the votes.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

How much are Arsenal paying Gabriel Magalhaes?

Gabriel Magalhaes is now an Arsenal player but how much will he be paid? Less than he'd get at other clubs, that's for sure!

Arsenal shirt numbers: Gabriel Magalhaes

Gabriel Magalhaes is now an Arsenal player after completing his £25m move from Lille, but do you know what shirt number he got?
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel (C) celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS / POOL / AFP)

2 Arsenal stars make top-10 European debutants list

After the opening couple of weeks of fixtures across Europe's top-five leagues, two Arsenal signings made WhoScored's top-10 debutant list.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

Cafu: Willian & Gabriel joined Arsenal to win the Premier League

Brazilian legend Cafu believes Willian and Gabriel both joined Mikel Arteta at Arsenal to win the Premier League.
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (R) celebrates with Arsenal's Brazilian defender David Luiz during the English FA Cup final football match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium in London, on August 1, 2020. - Arsenal won the match 2-1. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP)

Arteta names Saliba's Arsenal role model and explains why he isn't playing more

Mikel Arteta thinks David Luiz is the perfect person to have around for the likes of William Saliba and Gabriel Magalhaes as they adapt.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Gabriel after scoring his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal summer signing wins his 2nd Man of the Match award in 2 matches

Gabriel Magalhaes won the Arsenal fan Man of the Match award for his performance against West Ham United, his second award so far.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel (C) celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by PAUL CHILDS / POOL / AFP)

3 Arsenal players make Premier League Team of the Week

Three Arsenal players made it into the BBC Premier League Team of the Week after the opening round of fixtures over the weekend.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender Gabriel (2L) celebrates with team-mates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by BEN STANSALL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Gabriel’s Arsenal dream debut

Gabriel got his Arsenal career off to the best possible start with a goal and a cleansheet as Arsenal beat Fulham 3-0 at Craven Cottage.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Is Gabriel fit and available to play vs Fulham?

Arsenal showed the clearest sign yet that Gabriel is in contention to play some part against Fulham on Saturday.
Arsenal Third Kit leak (Photo via FootyHeadlines.com)

2 sign as 4 leave Arsenal

It's been a busy week for Arsenal with a number of matches, signings, departures, announcements and we're meant to be on a break!
Gabriel Magalhaes fans: Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) vies with Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes during the UEFA Champion's League Group H football match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge in London on December 10, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Gabriel Magalhaes Arsenal decision helped by fan messages

Arsenal fans played a part in convincing Gabriel Magalhaes to choose the club over Napoli and Mancheser United this summer.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (R) fights for the ball with Montpellier's French forward Gaetan Laborde during the French L1 football match between Lille OSC (LOSC) and Montpellier Herault Sport Club (MHSC) at the Pierre Mauroy Stadium in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, on December 13, 2019. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI / AFP) (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Napoli outbid Arsenal and tried to stall Gabriel's medical to prevent the move

Napoli made a larger financial offer to sign Gabriel Magalhaes at the last minute and tried to stall his medical to prevent his move to Arsenal.
Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the FA Cup Fifth Round match between Portsmouth FC and Arsenal FC at Fratton Park on March 02, 2020 in Portsmouth, England.

Arsenal defender most likely to replace Napoli star

Napoli want to sign Sokratis from Arsenal and Italian reports claim the Greek defender has the best chance of replacing Kalidou Koulibaly.
Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes of Losc Lille during the during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Valencia CF and Losc Lille at Estadio de Mestalla on November 5, 2019 in Valencia, Spain (Photo by Maria Jose Segovia/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Arsenal weekend roundup: Gabriel deal nearly done, Dennis Bergkamp wanted

This weekend saw Arsenal agree a deal with Gabriel, Ljungberg leave, Georgson arrive, Bergkamp rumoured, plus updates on Thiago, Salah & more
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Arsenal fans successfully track new signing's flight to London: Announcement close

Arsenal fans successfully tracked Gabriel Magalhaes' flight to London on Monday morning, as the player prepares to sign for the Gunners.
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Gabriel in London, Arsenal deal done, statement planned

Gabriel Magalhaes has agreed a deal with Arsenal and will fly to London to finalise the agreement as Arsenal ready an official statement.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 02: Sokratis Papastathopoulos of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Emirates Stadium on November 02, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Napoli looking at 2 Arsenal defenders as alternatives to Gabriel Magalhaes

Napoli are looking at a couple of Arsenal defenders as potential alternatives to Gabriel Magalhaes in the summer market, according to reports in Italy.
Lille's Brazilian defender Gabriel dos Santos Magalhaes (L) fights for the ball with Lyon's French forward Moussa Dembele during the French League Cup semifinal football match between Olympique Lyonnais and Lille LOSC at the Groupama stadium in Decines-Charpieu near Lyon, central eastern France on January 21, 2020. (Photo by JEAN-PHILIPPE KSIAZEK / AFP)

Arsenal now confident of beating Manchester United and Napoli to 22-year-old

Arsenal increased their offer to Gabriel Magalhaes on Friday night to try and close the signing, with the board now confident about the move.