Leo Messo Signs for Arsenal Taking the Iconic No 9 Jersey


Kenyan football has been growing and a number of our home grown talents are now shining at international level. The likes of , Victor Wanyama, McDonald Mariga, Dennis Oliech, Michael Olunga are some of the notable Kenyan footballers who have flown the Kenyan fly high in the World of football.

Today was yet another big day for Kenyan football after a young Kenyan forward signed for England's Arsenal. The 10 year old boy, Leo Messo from Siaya County signed a deal that will see him joining Arsenal Football Club Academy.

The club unveiled the youngstar today when he was signing the deal. Messo becomes the first youngest Kenyan to sign for an international club.

During the unveiling, Messo will be wearing the iconic number 9 jersey where his talent will be natured. With his name almost similar to the football's greatest, Lionel Messi, fans won't wait to see him in action.

What do you think about this budding Kenyan talents?

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