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Mikel Arteta calls up 17-year-old Arsenal sensation for training ahead of Tottenham showdown

Mikel Arteta may unleash an exciting Arsenal Academy sensation on Tottenham this Sunday, after calling up the youngster for first-team training.

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As Arsenal prepares for the highly anticipated North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur this weekend, Mikel Arteta has called up a 17-year-old Academy sensation to be part of the first-team training.

With Arsenal still in contention for the Premier League title, Sunday’s clash against Tottenham holds immense significance for both clubs.

Currently topping the table, Arsenal needs a victory to maintain its position, with Manchester City trailing closely behind and with a game in hand.


At the Sobha Realty Training Centre, all eyes were on the exciting young prospect summoned by Arteta to train with the senior squad.

Osman Kamara, a 17-year-old winger, caught Arteta’s attention with his stellar performances in Arsenal’s youth setup.

Arsenal sensation Osman Kamara

17-year-old Arsenal sensation Osman Kamara (Image Credit: Getty Images)

Kamara boasts an impressive record in the U18 Premier League, netting nine goals in just 13 appearances, showcasing his prowess from the flanks and earning praise from Jack Wilshere.

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Given Arsenal’s reputation for nurturing young talents, Kamara’s promotion to first-team training underscores the club’s commitment to fostering its academy graduates.

U18 manager Jack Wilshere has been effusive in his praise for Kamara. Following the teenager’s standout display in a recent U18 Premier League match against West Ham, where he scored two goals in an 8-1 victory, Wilshere remarked, “I love Ozzy, and I’ve loved him ever since I’ve come into this job. He’s got the mentality that we talk about, and he’s improved so much.”

Wilshere’s endorsement further highlights Kamara’s potential and the excitement surrounding his development within the club.

As Arsenal gears up for a crucial showdown with Tottenham, Kamara’s presence in first-team training signals the club’s confidence in his abilities and its commitment to nurturing young talent for future success.

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