Transfer: Arsenal announce departure of another Super Eagles midfielder
Super Eagles midfielder, Kelechi Nwakali, has left Arsenal for SD Huesca in a permanent deal, the Premier League club confirmed in an official statement.
Nwakali joins the Spanish Segunda Division side, in a permanent deal.
Part of the statement read: “The Nigeria international joined us in 2016 after captaining his country at the 2015 Under-17 World Cup, where he won the Golden Ball as the tournament’s best player.
“Kelechi spent the first half of the 2017/18 season on loan at VVV Venlo in the Eredivisie, before joining MW Maastricht. During these two loan spells he made 30 appearances. Last season, he spent time on loan with Porto in the Portuguese Premiera Liga.
“We would like to wish Kelechi all the best for the future.
“The deal is subject to the completion of regulatory processes.”