NigerianU-17 starlet, Kelechi Nwakali has completed a move to Arsenal on a five-year deal, according to his agent.
The London side reportedly agreed a £3 million fee for the 17-year-old who was in London last month.
Nigeria’s Diamond Football Academy, and Nwakali’s agent has now confirmed the deal is done. Sun‘s Joe Halligan reports that, “Kelechi has signed a five-year deal with Arsenal. I won’t be able to mention the exact transfer fee but it is above £2 million.”
At the Chile U-17 tournament, he netted three times and provided three assists, most significantly equalising with an impressive free-kick before Nigeria went on to beat Mexico 4-2 in the semi-finals.