Reports from Arsenal has it that the Gunners have agreed to offer a long term contract to promising youngster Hector Bellerin.
Bellerin, 21, has grown into a super defender after breaking into the Arsenal first team about a year ago, no wonder he won the Catalan young footballer of the year last year.
The defender was born in the city of Barcelona, Spain. He started his club football career in the youth teams of FC Barcelona, He later moved to Arsenal in 2011, and signed his first professional contract with the Gunners in July 2013.
The 21-year-Old defender made his competitive debut away to West Bromwich Albion in the third round of the League Cup on 25th of September 2013, coming on in the 95th minute as a substitute for Mikel Arteta in a penalty shootout victory after a 1–1 draw.
Bellerin is well known for his speed. He broke Theo Walcott’s 40 metre Arsenal sprint record by 1/100th of a second at the beginning of the 2014–15 season.
The youngster’s amazing development has forced the Gunners into retaining his services despite offers from top European clubs including Barcelona and Bayern Munich.
According to a report by the the Sun, His unbelievable rise has earned him a new long-term contract at the club.
Bellerin’s current contract is billed to lapse in June 2019, but the new contract extension will increase his wages to £80,000-a-week.