Arsenal legend Jordan Nobbs leaves to complete permanent move to Aston Villa

Arsenal midfielder Jordan Nobbs has left the Gunners after 12 years in north London and joined Aston Villa on a permanent transfer.

WHAT HAPPENED? Arsenal have confirmed that Jordan Nobbs has left the club and completed a permanent move to Aston Villa. Nobbs departs the Gunners after 12 years during which time she won the Women’s Super League three times and lifted the FA Cup on four occasions. The midfielder made a total of 270 appearances for the club, scoring 81 goals along the way.

THE BIGGER PICTURE: Nobbs departs Arsenal as a true club legend and has opted to move on after falling out of favour in north London. The midfielder has struggled for minutes since Jonas Eidevall took charge of the side and was out of contract at the end of the season.