Nigerian youngster Alex Iwobi has received huge praise from Arsenal colleague Mesut Ozil for his exploits for Arsenal this season.
The German international who scored via the youngsters assists against West Ham a forthright ago has been “amazed” by the performances of the Nigerian since bragging into the Gunners first team.
Asked by Arsenal’s official magazine about the youngsters who are breaking into the Gunners’ first team, Ozil replied: “When I consider their age and that they’ve come through at a club like Arsenal, I think they are on a good path.
“They prove themselves in training, they are good on the ball. Alex Iwobi has amazed me with the way he’s performed for the first team recently.”
The former Real Madrid star also believes that Serge Gnabry, who was recalled following a failed loan spell at West Brom earlier this season, has the potential to succeed for the Gunners.
“Then there’s Serge Gnabry, who I like a lot as a player,” said the Germany international. “He’s really robust, very determined and with a real will to win. I think they can really achieve a lot.”