Arsenal star Alex Iwobi reveals exit fears
The 20-year-old has enjoyed a remarkable rise to prominence since making his debut in the League Cup last year.
This season the young Nigerian already has three Premier League assists and was named man of the match for his display in Saturday's 3-0 win over Chelsea.
But Iwobi has revealed he was close to leaving Arsenal's Hale End academy and reckons he is ‘lucky’ to still be at the club.
“I was almost released at 14, again at 16 and just about got a professional contract after that,” he told the Evening Standard.
“Especially at 14, I thought I was very close to not making it. It was... read more
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