Jeff Reine-Adelaide found the net for Arsenal u18s against Swansea on Friday and then promptly celebrated by turning 18 and becoming a man.
The midfielder has Arsenal fans in something of a tizzy because he’s called Jeff and looks like he might just have all the skills needed to make it at the top level of the game.
Just 17 when he arrived in the summer as one of the ‘no outfield players’ that Arsenal purchased, what little glimpses we’ve seen of him so far have been enough to get us a lot excited.
His goal against Swansea was Arsenal’s second in a game they won 3-1 at Stebonheath Park in Llanelli.
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Then on Sunday, as Arsenal were struggling to beat Stoke, the Arsenal youngster crossed the threshold from boy to man as he turned 18.