18-year-old Arsenal Star Player, Bukayo Saka has signed a new “long-term” contract with the Premier League club.
The versatile England Under-19 internationale who made 33 appearances at Arsenal’s previous deal was due to expire next summer, leading to reports he could leave.
Saka made this known in a tweet on his official Twitter Handle where he announced that he’s happy to announce the extension of his contract at the club.
Saka wrote ” London is my home. Arsenal my team. I’m so happy to finally announce my contract extension😄📝.
I love playing for this club and I’m looking forward to what the future holds.
The hard work continues so I can continue living my dream🙏🏿❤️ God is Great”.
Saka, who is a product of the Arsenal’s academy, has scored three goals and provided 10 assists this campaign and has become increasingly prominent for the Gunners, starting all four matches since the season resumed after the coronavirus shutdown.
He has played at left-back and on both the right and left wings.
Arsenal boss, Mikel Arteta speaking about Saka’s Performance said:
“Bukayo is a talented and intelligent young player,”
“He has impressed me with his work ethic and attitude to learn and adapt, and it has paid off in his performances.
“I am excited to continue working with him to develop him further, and for him to help us achieve our goals.”