Arsenal academy graduate Bayli Spencer-Adams has formally signed for Leicester City, the defender has stated. Spencer-Adams has performed City Under-23s’ final three video games in Premier League 2 and has now earned a contract with the membership. The 20-year-old, who represents South American nation Guyana internationally, wrote on social media on Friday night: “Delighted to start out this new chapter and sign for such a large membership. The arduous work continues!” Released by Watford in the summertime, Spencer-Adams first lined up for City’s improvement squad final month, partnering Filip Benkovic and Ronny Nelson in a again three in a 3-1 win over Everton.
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He has since performed 90 minutes in a 2-1 defeat to Brighton and a 1-0 win over Leeds, and may characteristic when Ben Petty takes his crew to Manchester City on Saturday. Spencer-Adams got here by the ranks at Arsenal, the place he performed alongside present City right-back Vontae Daley-Campbell for his or her Under-18s, earlier than becoming a member of Watford in 2019. With the Hornets, he was granted a senior debut in his first season, enjoying in an FA Cup third-round tie towards Tranmere, and additionally within the replay that adopted. Last season, he was loaned out to National League aspect Dover Athletic, enjoying eight instances. But with Watford set to launch him, he represented Burnley’s Under-23s in direction of the top of the marketing campaign as he looked for a brand new membership. He was additionally on trial on at Colchester United in the summertime. City’s Under-23s at present sit ninth of 14 within the Premier League 2 desk, with two wins, two attracts, and two losses of their six video games to date.