The centre-back spent a week on trial at the Emirates last month and clearly impressed Wenger and co, according to Sportsmail.
The German starlet, who has been offered a three-year deal with the Gunners, spoke of his delight:
‘I’ve dreamt about being a professional, and Arsenal is a huge opportunity.’
Hertha Berlin’s Under-16 coach Frank Vogel spoke of Siemann’s attributes. Vogel said:
‘He is dynamic, strong and good in one-on-ones.’
Leander Siemann will join the Gunners esteemed youth academy in the summer where he will further his development in the English game.
Although it’s great to see Arsene Wenger acquire highly-rated youth players, personally, I truly believe the Frenchman needs to focus more on the present rather than the future of the club.
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