Despite the insatiable need to win trophies, Arsenal have preserved the culture of rewarding and involving the youngsters within the rank of the Club.
English youngster Emile Smith Rowe has put pen to paper in his first professional contract with Arsenal, this report is according the club’s official website.
The youngster caught the attention of the scouts of Arsenal while he was staring for Sunday side and he was subsequently invited for trial before he joined at 10-years of age.
Following his impressive displays for Arsenal, he has featured for the Club’s U-23 side when he was just 16 and he has been a consistent figure for the U-18s.
The Gunner have had a chunk of their first team players ascended the grades of the Club but they have all just flattered to deceive because they have been unable to hold their own when it matters most. However, there is so much belief in the latest academy graduate Alex Iwobi and it is hoped that he will no follow the footsteps of some of his senior colleagues.
Rowe plays from the flank and he has been described by Arsenal as “pacey and with an eye for goal”. The Club went further to congratulate him, stating that they look forward to his progress.
We’d like to congratulate Emile on his first professional contract and look forward to his continued progress in the year ahead.”
Rowe snubbed the likes of Tottenham and Barcelona to join Arsenal. We wish the lad the very best in the new phase of his career.