Former captain of Nigerian U-20 flying Eagles Kelechi Nwakali is set to return to Arsenal for pre-season preparations.
Nwakali spent last season on loan at Dutch second division side MVV Maastricht, where he had a successful loan spell helping the team secure promotion to the Eredivisie, the top flight of the Dutch league.
Arsenal youth players expert Jeorge Bird gave his accessment of the young Nigerian midfielder on his website Arsenal youth
”After excelling on loan in the Dutch second tier with Maastricht last season, another spell elsewhere seems likely for the talented Nigeria youth international,” said Jeorge Bird.
”Firstly, though, he could spend pre-season with Arsenal.”
Premier League gaints Arsenal cannot feature Kelechi Nwakali even if they want to, as he is yet to secure a work permit to England.