U-23 Eagles star, Kelechi Nwakali has joined Spanish Segunda side, SD Huesca on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee, AOIFootball.com can report.
The Nigerian joined the Gunners in 2016, but never played a game for the club as he spent time on loan at MVV Maastricht, VVV Venlo and Porto B, emerging the best on-loan Arsenal player in the 2016/2017 season after his brilliant display with Maastricht.
Huesca is expected to unveil the midfielder before the end of the week as he is expected to undergo medicals immediately he arrives Aragon.
The deal three-year contract has the clause that he may leave if the club fails to get promotion to the LaLiga in his first season provided he has offers elsewhere.
Arsenal have allowed him to leave without a transfer fee, however, there is a sell-on and buy-back clause included in the deal.
When the midfielder joined Arsenal, he was supposed to be part of a double deal including Samuel Chukwueze, who is now impressing at Villarreal. However, due to work permit issues that didn’t happen and his compatriot headed for Spain.
Nwakali is the 13th player signed by the Michel Munoz tutored side, a clear indication of how serious the team is to return to the elite division.
Nwakali comes with skills, vision and his shooting ability whenever he sights the goal post.