Arsenal have signed a new deal with midfielder Emil Smith-Rowe. This was reported by the official press service of the Gunners. A five-year contract has been signed with the footballer. Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta spoke about the continuation of cooperation with Smith Rowe.
Many thanks to our academy, which gave Emil an excellent education and did a great job to help in his development in different age groups. Much credit also goes to our older players, who played an important role in helping Emil develop, gain confidence and perform as he did last season.
I know that the fans will support us and will be glad that Emil has dedicated his future to the club. Now we look forward to helping him develop further, ”- the club press service quotes the words of Arteta.
Smith Rowe took over a new number – 10th, which previously belonged to Mesut Özil.