One thing that makes Arsenal stands out from some of the top Premier League clubs, is the culture of seeing players ascend the grades of the club from the academy to the senior team.
A fews weeks back, Arsenal announced the signing of Nigerian youngster Kelechi Nwakili, but the academy is still on the lookout for talented youngsters.
Reports according to the Express claims Arsenal have sent scout to join Tottenham to keeping tabs for Nigerian born youngster Bright Osayi-Samuel, who plies his trade for Blackbool.
The 18-year-old midfielder only made his senior debut for Blackpool in March last year but has now appeared 23 times for the Seasiders.
Although, Blackpool are currently wallowing in League Two, the lad has drawn interest from Premier league club. A number of clubs had their scouts and representative for Blackpool’s 1-1 draw with Barnet at the Hive last night, with Arsenal and Tottenham scouts spotted, reports the Express.
Arsenal have been in the transfer market but the expectation of fans is to see a quality centre-back and striker join the team.
Arsenal will travel to Leicester City to face the League champions this Saturday. Wenger and his boys will be looking to remedy the lose of last weekend.