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Ghanaian youngster Eddie Nketiah handed long-term contract by Arsene Wenger

Written by Kelvin Agbanyo

English-born Ghanaian Eddie Nketiah  has been handed a long-term contract by Arsene Wenger after impressing at Arsenal senior team.

Nketiah, 18 made his debut at the senior team for Arsenal this season in the UEFA EUROPA League against BATE Borisov in September.

Eddie Nketiah followed it with an incredible performance when he came off the bench to score two goals for the Gunners who at the time were trailing Norwich City to turn things around for Arsene Wenger’s charges in the Carabao Cup.

Eddie Nketiah has been rewarded with a long-term contract to keep him at the Emirates Sports Stadium.

At the moment he has made four appearances for Arsenal at the senior team level.