Iwobi pens new Ar­se­nal deal

Daily Trust - - SPORT - By Mansur Abubakar @mansur_112

Su­per Ea­gles in­vited young­ster Alex Iwobi is cel­e­brat­ing two mile­stones at the mo­ment, as he signed a new long term deal at Ar­se­nal FC only few days af­ter be­ing in­vited for Nige­ria’s se­nior na­tional team.

The playe, who joined the North Lon­don team while still in pri­mary school, is cur­rently on in­ter­na­tional duty with Nige­ria ahead of friendly games against the Demo­cratic Re­pub­lic of Congo and Cameroon in Bel­gium.

The young­ster put pen to pa­per af­ter be­com­ing a reg­u­lar fea­ture of the Ar­se­nal’s de­vel­op­ment squad.

“Happy to an­nounce that i have signed a new con­tract with Ar­se­nal FC,” the young­ster wrote on so­cial media site twit­ter yesterday.

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