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ArsenalFC Signs Nine-Years-Old Nigerian WonderKid

The transfer window has come and gone, but Arsenal have still been busy in the transfer market – by signing a nine-year-old from South Africa, KweséESPN reports.

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Jayden Adetiba, who was born in Nigeria but has lived in South Africa for a couple of years, has been signed to the Gunners’ academy after impressing during a five-week trial in London.
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Adetiba has also lived in England, but has been playing for the SuperSport United Soccer School in Cape Town.
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Footballing talent seems to run in the family, with his older brother having spent three years at Blackburn Rovers’ Academy.
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Adetiba, an Arsenal fan, says it’s a dream come true. “I thank God and my parents for this,” he is quoted as saying in The Sun. “I am very happy. I train three times a week at the academy and we have a match at the weekend.
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“The amazing thing is, I have always been an Arsenal fan and I will work hard every day to make the first team.”

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