Arsenal are lining up a transfer for Pacos Ferreira teenager Matchoi Djalo, The Sun experiences.

The 18-year-old made his first-team debut through the 2019/2020 season, however he has since registered solely eight appearances for his membership.

Despite the restricted publicity, he has caught the Gunners radar by way of his performances for the reserves and the Portugal Under 19s.

He is accessible for simply £1 million. The Gunners see him as a long-term prospect.

Sportslens view:

The Gunners have just lately discovered success from their academy with Bukayo Saka and Emile Smith Rowe standing out with the first-team squad.

Folarin Balogun is a participant to be careful for this time period. There are a number of different children, who may make the grade within the coming years.

Djalo is a left winger by commerce, however he has additionally performed as a second striker. He can even function in an attacking midfield place.

His versatility could have grabbed consideration of Gunners’ scouts. He may very well be added to the proficient pool of gamers on the Hale End academy.

Gunners boss Mikel Arteta has a long-term plan in thoughts, and the membership are exploring younger gamers with expertise within the switch window.

They have signed Nuno Tavares and Albert Sambi Lokonga (each 21) whereas Ben White (23) is predicted to affix within the coming days.

While the membership wish to enhance the first-team squad, the main target additionally seems on recruiting high quality expertise for the youth ranks.

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Source sportslens.com