The much awaited summer transfer window is here again and many Arsenal fans world wide are yet again expecting a flock of stars at the Emirates this summer especially on the back of a reported £100M set to be handed to Arsene Wenger.
For a typical Arsenal fan, Summer transfers is like expecting a gift from your grandmother on your birthday (you don’t know what to expect) and with such great expectancy come a greater fear of disappointment.
Now latests reports are suggesting that Arsenal have completed their first signing of the transfer window after landing Elias Chatzitheodoridis according to the Metro.
The 17-year-old left-back has been snapped up after impressing the Gunners’ coaching staff during a trial spell at the club.
Chatzitheodoridis had been playing for local side – Mas Kallitheakos in his native country; Greece, but was also training part-time in Arsenal’s Greek academy. Staff there spotted his talent and he was dispatched to London for a trial.
That has now paid off, with Greek media reporting that he has signed a two-year contract with the north Londoners after impressing with performances against quality youth team opposition.
The young prodigy will begin his Arsenal career playing with the youth tea next season.