Arsenal star chooses his ultimate European Championships dream team; includes Gunners legend

Switzerland's Granit Xhaka after the match

Granit Xhaka made a £30 million move to Arsenal last week and he has picked his ultimate European Championship team.

Football Soccer - Switzerland v Belgium - International Friendly - Geneva, Switzerland

In an exclusive feature for Euro 2016's official Twitter account, Arsenal's new midfielder and Switzerland star Granit Xhaka has named his greatest all-time European Championship XI.

The former Borussia Monchengladbach man included one former Gunner in his team - the legendary Frenchman Thierry Henry. The Sky Sports pundit was joined in the dream team by compatriot and current Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane.

Men's Singles Final -  Thierry Henry watches Switzerland's Roger Federer play against Serbia's Novak DjokovicThierry Henry made Xhaka's list of all-time greats

The most represented country in Xhaka's XI was Italy with three players. Gianluigi Buffon was picked as the number one, while legendary AC Milan defender Paolo Maldini was chosen in defence with New York City and former Juventus star Andrea Pirlo sitting in front of the back four.

Football Soccer - Juventus v Milan - Italian Cup Final - Olympic stadium, Rome, Italy - 21/05/16Gianluigi Buffon is still going strong despite his advancing years

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Figo got the nod from the Swiss star, while there was a surprise inclusion from the Czech Republic, with Xhaka choosing Pavel Nedved in a wide attacking role.

Real Madrid's Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo leads the line for Xhaka's side

You can see the video of the Arsenal star selecting his ultimate team here on Euro 2016 official Twitter account.

Xhaka is part of the Switzerland squad currently preparing for their opening Euro 2016 fixture against Albania on June 11th.

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