Senderos Deal Agreed
The Arsenal defender joins Everton on loan until the end of the season.
Everton and Arsenal have agreed a deal to bring Swiss international defender Philippe Senderos to Goodison Park.
The 24-year old will join the Toffees from the Emirates on loan until the end of the season.
The formalities of the transfer will be finalised in the next 48 hours and Senderos will be on Merseyside this afternoon to watch his new team in action against Birmingham in the FA Cup fourth round.
Born in Geneva, Senderos came through the ranks at his local club, Servette, before signing for The Gunners in December 2002.
He established himself as a defender of real quality and played in Arsenal’s 2005 FA Cup final win against Manchester United. He also started 2007 the League Cup final against Chelsea after being an unused substitute in the European Champions League final defeat against Barcelona twelve months earlier. He was loaned to Italian giants AC Milan for the 2008-09 season, making 15 appearances for them in Serie A.
At international level he made his debut for Switzerland in 2005 and played in the 2006 World Cup as well as the 2008 European Championships. To date he has won 33 caps for the Swiss.