Golden Eaglets’ Kelechi Nwakali Chooses Arsenal

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Kelechi Nwakali chooses Arsenal

One of the stars of the Golden Eaglets at the recently completed FIFA U-17 World Cup, Kelechi Nwakali has revealed his desire to join Arsenal.

Kelechi Nwakali chooses Arsenal
Kelechi Nwakali chooses Arsenal

In an interview with MTN Football, Nwakali said the Gunners played the best football in the world, and would love to join them.

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Nwakali had captained the U-17 side to victory over Mali in the final of the tournament, winning the tournament’s Golden Ball in the process.

“I would love to play for Arsenal. They are their {sic} Premier League club, (and) I would like to play for them because they play the best football in the world,” he said.

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Kelechi’s elder brother, Chidiebere is signed to Manchester City, but has no problems with him choosing Arsenal.

“It is a personal decision and so he will be the one to take it as this could well define his career,” Chidiebere said.



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