Eddie Nketiah: Arsenal Striker Signs New Long-Term Contract and Switches to No. 14 Shirt
Arsenal striker, Eddie Nketiah as extended his contract with the club and the 22-year-old has been rewarded with a new contract as well as the iconic No 14 shirt jersey historically worn by club legend, Thierry Henry.
Nketiah was in fine form for the Gunners at the end of last season, scoring five goals in eight matches for Mikel Arteta’s side.
His previous contract expired at the end of this month, with Sky Sports News revealing at the end of May that the forward had decided to stay at the club, despite interest from Crystal Palace and Borussia Monchengladbach, after being convinced by Arteta to remain.
“I’m delighted Eddie is staying with us,” a statement from Arteta read on the club’s website. “He represents what we are all about and all the values of the club.