Nigerian wonderkid Arthur Okonkwo has put speculation to rest by finally committing his future to Arsenal
The England U17 goalkeeper has signed a scholarship deal with the club according to Jorge Bird an expert on Arsenal Youth
The 16 year old Okonkwo who is highly rated at the emirates had his future at Arsenal thrown up in doubt when he initially stalled on signing a new contract
Reports also suggested the talented teenager was being sought after by RB Leipzig and Celtic and was seriously considering his options
However he has now turned around and put to rest the speculation on his future and will now form part of the new scholarship intake at London Colney.
Okonkwo featured in the FA Youth Cup and the U18 Premier League last season and produced some outstanding performances
The highlight for the 16 year old last season was training with the Arsenal first-team.