- Alex Iwobi is a Nigerian football star who plays for Arsenal
- The 20-year-old forward has been impressive for the Gunners this term
- He was born in Lagos and moved to England when he was 4
Nigerian international Alex Iwobi was born on May 3, 1996, and he is a striker who currently plays for Premier League club Arsenal.
Iwobi who is the nephew of former Super Eagles captain Austin JJ Okocha was born in Lagos before moving to England at the age of 4.
NAIJ.com can report that Iwobi joined Arsenal while still at primary school and was first involved in a first-team match as an unused substitute in a League Cup match against West Bromwich Albion on September 25, 2013.
The 20-year-old made his senior debut for the Super Eagles on October 8, 2015 replacing Ahmed Musa in the 57th minute of a 2–0 friendly defeat to DR Congo in Visé, Belgium.
Below are some of his adorable photos when he was a kid.