ARSENAL are conserving tabs on Villarreal starlet Samuel Chukwueze, in keeping with experiences.
The 19-year-old broad ahead has shone since his promotion to the senior crew in November and scored 4 objectives for the Spanish facet.
The Nigerian Beneath-17 World Cup winner has made his breakthrough this season, making an impression at Villarreal straight after his promotion to the senior crew.
Chukwueze, who additionally made his senior debut for Nigeria in October, has scored 4 objectives for the Spanish facet in 13 La Liga video games since November.
These embrace a beautiful solo effort towards Rayo Vallecano and a purpose towards Spartak Moscow, sealing Villarreal’s high spot of their Europa League group.
Typically in comparison with Arjen Robben for his taking part in type, FootballLive.NG experiences that Chukwueze is being watched by Unai Emery who’s grappling with a scarcity of broad forwards on the Emirates.
However Villarreal is not going to quit Chukwueze simply as their new coach Luis Garcia is an enormous admirer of the teen.
He mentioned: “I used to be advised about Chukwueze. He’s received pace, spark, he can dribble. He’s a jewel we’ve to deal with.”
Former Arsenal defender, Lauren, was additionally stuffed with reward for the winger.
He mentioned: “He’s an excellent footballer. Can rating and likewise create, plus he is excellent with the ball at his toes.
“He’s the perfect and possibly most full 19-year-old I’ve seen shortly within the La Liga.”
The Nigerian was reportedly near becoming a member of the Gunners again in 2016, alongside his countryman Kelechi Nwakali.
However the deal collapsed and Chukwueze continued his profession in La Liga.
Arsenal, nevertheless, will reportedly need to battle it out for the signature of the teen with Leicester, who’re additionally eager on the £45millon-rated participant.