Done deal- weekly wage & fee agreed Arsenal announce deal for classy attacker transfer

Kelechi Nwakali

Follow Footballbible on Facebook and Twitter get up to date football-related news from the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and other leagues around the World. News From Chelsea, Everton, Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool.

Arsenal officially announced on the club’s website for Arsenal and Nigeria striker Kelechi Nwakali has completed a season loan move to FC Porto.

The Portuguese giants have an option to make the deal permanent in 12 months’ time.

An Official statement reads: “My main goal is to develop and evolve as a player, to improve my qualities and the other aspects that I know I need to correct to grow in the way I play. I think FC Porto is the right place to evolve as a player.

“I know Porto very well, because one of my idols always in football played here: Deco. He was a player that I loved to watch and I hope one day being able to meet him and tell him the importance he had in my desire to be a football player,” Nwakali said.

Nwakali arrived in North London to much fanfare in 2016, having impressed at the U-17 World Cup the previous year.

However the 20-year-old struggled to make a major impact either in the youth setup or out on loan, where he spent time with Dutch clubs VVV-Venlo and MVV Maastricht last season.

 

Loading...

Leave a Reply