By Izuchukwu Okosi:
Golden Eaglets sensation at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup Samuel Chukwueze is set to hold his Arsenal medical on Tuesday before putting pen to paper on a four-year deal, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The 16-year-old winger who departed Lagos for London Monday night aboard British Airways Completesportsnigeria.com can report has arrived at the club and is set for the mandatory medicals.
Football Insider on Tuesday revealed that Chukwueze who will however not play for the Gunners until he turns 18 years.
Kelechi Nwakali, captain of the all-conquering Eaglets side was welcomed to the club last month in the company of former Arsenal star and two-time African Footballer of the Year Nwankwo Kanu.
Both players were snapped up from the Diamond Football Academy Umuahia in Abia State, although Chukwueze pulled out of a deal in place to take him to Austrian club, SV Salzburg.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN