According to All Nigeria Soccer, they claim a deal for Samuel Chukwueze to Arsenal is back on After a dispute as a result of the fee between Diamond Academy and Arsenal.
It is believed Diamond Academy in Nigeria wanted a percentage of the money paid up front while Arsenal wants to wait until he turns 18 before they pay a fee.
The deal was on the brink of collapse after it was reported he has signed a five-year contract with Arsenal.
However, All Nigeria Soccer quote a source claiming an agreement should now be reached.
“There was a little bit of hitch, at the end of the day it was resolved if and only if Diamond Academy agree,” they said.
“Arsenal want to pay Chukwueze’s transfer fee when he is 18, Diamond felt it was too far for them. But they should agree.
The Gunners were reported willing to pay £3m for Chukwueze and Nwakali.
It was reported in January that Arsenal were to pay £3m for Chukwueze and Nwakali.
Both were part of the Nigeria side which won last summer’s Under-17 World Cup.