David Luiz played under Unai Emery at PSG. Source: Arsenal website

Defender David Luiz has said he could not resist joining Arsenal because they are a big club, Concise News reports.

The Brazilian defender was signed by the Gunners on the transfer Deadline Day for 8 million Pounds from Chelsea.

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He penned a two-year deal with the London side after winning the Europa League against Unai Emery’s men last term.

According to the former Paris Saint Germain (PSG) man, Arsenal is “a big club – not just in England, but everybody around the world knows how big Arsenal is.”

He told Arsenal Media that “When I had an opportunity to come to this kind of big club, I had to take it. That’s why I’m here.”