Arsenal have reportedly handed Nigerian international defender Godfrey Oboabona of Sunshine Stars, a trial
Oboabona was part of the Super Eagles squad that emerged African Champions at the concluded Afcon 2013 in South Africa.
The 22-year-old who currently plays for Sunshine Stars has opened up, saying Arsenal happens to be his favourite club since he was a boy and it is his dream to play for the Gunners.
“Though, I have offers from the top five leagues in the world, Arsenal happens to be my favourite club and it has been since childhood,”Oboabona.
Valued at £1m by his club, Oboabona, has 18 caps for Nigeria and Wenger is likely sign him up at the end of the season as Arsenal have been going through defensive mess since the season, hence Wenger’s reported impatient for the player to join the Gunners.