las Pepe has completed his season-long loan move to French side Nice
Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe has completed his loan move to Nice.
The winger has struggled to make an impact at the Emirates since his £72million move from newsvilla.org Lille in the summer of 2019 and has now been sent out on loan for the rest of the season.
The 27-year-old was unveiled to his new fans before Nice’s Europa Conference League play-off second leg with Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC at the Allianz Riviera stadium o onnp.org n Thursday, which saw the Ligue 1 side triumph 2-1 on aggregate after extra-time.
Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe has completed his season-long loan move to French side Nice
Pepe has often struggled to justify his price tag, scoring 27 goals in 112 matches panifol.com for the north London club.
While he remains a regular at international level for Ivory Coast, the former Lille forward has failed to establish himself under Mikel Arteta, often coming on only as an impact substitute.
He has a contract with Arsenal until 2024 and Nice said they do not have a purchase option to make the transfer permanent.