Gilberto Silva Signs For Arsenal Arsenal look to have signed World Cup winning midfielder Gilberto Silva for a reported £6m. The Brazilian's agent has revealed that he is just finalising a contract with the Premiership and FA Cup winners. Atletico Mineiro announced earlier this week that they were looking to offload Silva and president Alexandre Kalil set off to try and arrange a deal. Silva's agent Paul Vilhena said: "Gilberto is happy with the prospect of playing in England, he just needs to tie up a few things with the contract." A spokesman for Mineiro added: "We're expecting Gilberto's transfer to be completed swiftly."