Arsenal Striker Makes Bold Admission About Alex Iwobi

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Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry has revealed he is a big fan of Nigeria international Alex Iwobi since breaking into Arsenal first team squad last season.

The 20-year-old has been a regular for the Gunners having started seven of our 10 Premier League games so far this season.

The youngster came through from Arsenal youth team and has been remarkable so far providing three assists.

Speaking on Sky Sports before Arsenal’s clash with Sunderland, Henry said: “To make it into the Arsenal team from the youth team is very difficult.

“They’ve done a tremendous job with him in the academy for him to arrive there.

“I myself was there (the academy) for a little while and he listens, he works hard, he’s never late. When you tell him to do something, he does it straight away. It’s almost like he doesn’t want to disturb anyone.

“But if you give him the ball he will do what you want him to do.”

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