What are the plans of the Arsenal for Kelechi Nwakali? How will Nigeria react on transferring one of its prodigies to the Gunners? Read the article and find out more information!
As it is reported by ESP, MIROR and FIFA sources, Nigeria captain and playmaker Kelechi Nwakali will be transferred to Arsenal. According to the President of the Diamond Football Academy, Nwakali superior game performance in the midfield during last season managed to win him a place amongst Arsenal players. For now, FIFA media representatives announce that negotiations about transferring young Nigeria captain to one of the Europe leading football clubs have been started in January. For now, it`s confirmed by Arsenal representatives that negotiations have been ended and Kelechi Nwakali transfer contract is signed and sealed.
Kelechi Nwakali football family
This youngster is not the only prodigy in the family, his brother, Chidiebere, who is only 18 months older than him also made the contribute to the triumphant campaign of the Golden Eagle. Chidiebere donated 2 goals into the treasury of Nigeria by that time in the United Emirates. Unfortunately, Kelechi Nwakali also was in the training squad for pre-World Cup in 2013, but he was not in the same squad as his sibling. When Nigeria welcomed its champions after tournament brother were still separated from each other for one more week. Time passed and they met, Chidiebere shared his feelings to the brother that it was an honor to play in this tournament for Glory of Nigeria.
Kelechi Nwakali used to be a right hand of the coach Emmanuel Amunake. The mentor of the team trusted Kelechi to pass instructions to the whole team. As it was explained by Amunake, a coach can`t be on the field when the game starts, that`s why players should use their own heads to win the match. Kelechi Nwakali mentioned in one of his interviews that he always dreamed about football, even at the age of eleven he used to play football on his phone. His role play model was Yaya Toure, it was a nice example for following. Also, his brother inspired him to take the control over the fate and continue to play. Soon, Kelechi became a captain on the team.
Kelechi Nwakali Arsenal
As it was reported by the Diamond Football Academy, Kelechi Nwakali will be transferred to the Arsenal. The Gunners will pay a transfer fee in an amount of 3,5 million euros for having the young Nigerian player. As it was reported by FIFA representatives and the Diamond Football Academy, the contract with Arsenal is to be signed for 5 years. The Kelechi Nwakali salary has not been reported yet, but the Gunners states that it will be sufficient for living.
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What Nigeria may respond?
Nigeria assists young talents of youngsters and Kelechi Nwakali is one of the examples. His dream was to become a player of one of the major football clubs. By his deeds, it`s an example that hard and dedication work will be paid off. The Diamond Football Academy and coach team also invested their strengths and wisdom to make the transfer real. For now, Nigeria can be proud that one of its prodigies is about to start a wonderful career in one of the major FC in Europe.
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