Arsenal have agreed to sign Brazilian forward Gabriel Martinelli on a long-term contract, the club have announced.
Gabriel, 18, joins from Ituano, where he made his debut in 2017 at the age of 16.
He scored 10 goals in 34 appearances for the club and was named Best Newcomer in 2019 in the Campeonato Paulista.
👋 Welcome to Arsenal, Gabriel Martinelli 🇧🇷 pic.twitter.com/czlXdHpkQs
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) July 2, 2019
Gabriel was called up to the Brazil national side for a training camp in May ahead of the Copa America and will join Arsenal’s preseason once the deal is completed.