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Arsenal Starlet signs new long term contract

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The 18-year-old midfielder has been one of the standout players for Arsenal in their pre-season matches 

Emile Smith Rowe has put pen to a long term contract at Arsenal after some incredible pre-season displays.

Smith Rowe, who turned 18 last week is one of the teenagers that are part of Unai Emery’s Singapore tour.

With a stunning strike against Atletico Madrid and an assist in the match against PSG, Smith Rowe has put himself in the frame for first team opportunities in the upcoming season.

Smith told Arsenal’s official website that it was a great feeling to sign for the North London giant.

“To be honest, it feels great for me,” He said.

“It’s something I’ve always dreamt of since I was young, so to sign a new contract with Arsenal... I’m so happy and it feels surreal at this moment.”

Emery, who gave the starlet a chance to showcase himself, on his part said: “I am pleased with Emile’s contribution so far this pre-season. He is working very hard and has lots of potential.

“I look forward to working with him and other young players and helping them to develop as Arsenal players.”

Emile Smith joined Arsenal at the age of 10 and made 11 appearances for the cluns under-23s last season, whilst being a regular for the under- 18s.


He was part of the England team that won U-17 World Cup in India, last year.

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