EXCLUSIVE: Viking Of Norway In Talks With Arsenal Over Loan Deal For Nigerian Teen Wonder Nwakali


According to reports exclusively gathered by Owngoalnigeria.com, Arsenal latest signing Kelechi Nwakali could joined Viking of Norway in the winter transfer window.

The captain of the Nigeria U20s, who was voted the Most Valuable Player (MVP) at the 2015 Under-17 World Cup in Chile, is presently training with the reserve team of Arsenal, as he awaits a decision on his work permit application.

Already, Arsenal have made it clear that he could head out on loan this season, although he could spend some time with the U23s playing games before heading out on loan in January if he is granted a work permit.

However, Arsenal have sounded out his availability to the Norwegians, on the possibilities of a loan deal that could see him play in same league like his elder brother Chidiebere, who is on loan to Start from Manchester City.

Arsenal have strong connections with the Norwegian outfit, part of which saw them play a pre season game which Arsenal won 8-0. Nwakali could be the first player to benefit from their partnership in terms of players movements.