‘Eddie is staying’: Nketiah signs new long-term contract at Arsenal
Striker signs new deal to stay with Gunners until 2027Takes No 14 shirt vacated by former captain AubameyangEddie Nketiah has ended speculation about his future by signing a new long-term Arsenal contract, the club have announced. The 23-year-old, who has been with the Gunners since the age of 14, had been in the final few weeks of his previous deal. Nketiah had been linked with a move to Crystal Palace but has now committed his future to Arsenal until 2027.Nketiah scored 10 goals in all competitions in 2021-22, including five in seven Premier League matches at the end of season. He will take the No 14 shirt, recently vacated by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and previously worn by Thierry Henry, from next season.