Arsenal have announced that Stuttgart have completed the signing of goalkeeper Jens Lehmann.

A statement on the club's website declared: "Arsenal can announce it has received confirmation that Jens Lehmann will be joining German Bundesliga side Stuttgart on July 1, 2008, when his contract with the Club officially expires.

"Everyone at Arsenal would like to thank Jens for his huge contribution towards the Club and wishes him the best of luck for the future."