Southampton Sign Ainsley Maitland-Niles On Deadline Day

Ainsley Maitland-Niles
Ainsley Maitland-Niles joins Southampton on loan

Arsenal’s Maitland-Niles has joined Southampton on a season-long loan deal, after signing a contract extension until 2024 with his parent club.

The 25-year-old English international is one of the good summer businesses Southampton have done this window.

He surely will be a great addition to the midfield and full-back roles in the team due to his versatility and commitment to duty.

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The player offers Southampton’s coach, Ralph Hasenhutti, options in different formations, and this peculiarity in Niles was one of the reasons he’ll play for the Saints this season.

Consequently, the player is set to join his new teammates and prepare with the team for the Premier League clash with Wolves at Molineux on Sunday.

Prior to this new loan, he has in the last to seasons, had previous loan spells with West Brom and Jose Mourinho side, Roma where he was among the team that made history to win the maiden edition of the UEFA Conference League back in May.