English Premier League giants, Arsenal have signed Munir Sada, a nine-year-old football prodigy from Zaria, in Kaduna State.
The information that the younger football sensation has joined Arsenal Football Kid Academy in London has introduced a lot pleasure to Nigerian football followers, significantly the teeming followers of the membership.
Like his compatriot, Alex Iwobi, who began his profession on the membership, Sada will begin with the youngsters the place he’s anticipated to blossom into an excellent star just like the legendary Kanu Nwankwo who made a reputation enjoying for Arsenal.
The huge information in regards to the teenager was made public on social media by a high official of Kaduna State authorities.
This was adopted by photos and Arsenal paperwork which confirmed how the deal was signed and sealed.
Sada who donned the Arsenal quantity 9 jersey was accompanied by his mom to do the signing.
Meanwhile, in his response to Sada’s signing by Arsenal, Kaduna born former Super Eagles star, Garba Lawal advised Daily Trust Saturday that it was a welcome growth.
He stated “I imagine it’s a good step for the boy. This is the precise time for him to learn to play football. We by no means had such alternatives. We learnt how one can play football within the streets however issues have modified now.
“Our dad and mom weren’t buoyant sufficient to ship us to academies, even when they existed. We had been fortunate that we went far.
“So the younger boy must be centered and be taught the fundamentals. He is simply 9 years outdated so he has a protracted method to go.
“I imagine he’s on the proper place. And for an enormous membership like Arsenal to sign him, it means he’s exceptionally good. It is sweet for him to start out early. I want him good luck,” stated Lawal.