Although Arsenal fans are still waiting to find out if Jamie Vardy is joining Arsenal or not, it appears however that the club has completed the signing of their second signing of the summer transfer window. After completing the signing of Granit Xhaka from Germany, Arsenal have reportedly signed highly rated FIFA under 17 world cup winner Kelechi Nwakali.
The highly rated Nigerian has been linked with a move to Arsenal since the under 17 world in 2015 which Nigeria won. In November, pictures were released showing him, former Arsenal and Nigeria star Kanu Nwankwo, his national under 17 team mate Samuel Chukwueze and two other people suspected to be his agents/managers. They were said to have flown to England to holds talks with Arsenal.
Now Kelechi’s brother has confirmed the player is a Gunner after agreeing to sign for Arsenal.
Allwell said: “[Ekeocha] came with an offer from Ajax Amsterdam and Arsenal’s offer was three times more and we are talking about euros and pounds here,” hes said.
“Arsenal is bigger than Ajax in developing young players. Kelechi has signed with Arsenal, he has done a medical, let him [Ekeocha] sue me if he’s aggrieved not
“I represent Kelechi, nobody can represent my brother. When I was in London, he [Ekeocha] was calling Arsenal not to sign him and the club informed me.”