Arsenal has announced 17-year-old midfielder Charlie Gilmour has been rewarded with a new contract having moved up from the club’s prestigious Hale End Academy last summer.
Charlie is a Scotland international and is also a regular for Arsenal Under-18 side.
An Arsenal statement read: “Creative midfielder Charlie Gilmour has signed his first professional contract with the club.
“The 17-year-old made a strong start to life as an Arsenal scholar after graduating from Hale End in the summer of 2015.
“He made 15 under-18 appearances and scored his first goal for our academy last term.
“Charlie is a Scotland under-17 international, and has previously represented England at youth level.
“We’d like to congratulate Charlie on his new deal.”