Omari Hutchinson and Marcelo Flores both netted in a 4-0 win over RB Leipzig on Wednesday, as the u16s continued their pre-season clashes with German opposition.
Having featured in the u17 Bundesliga Cup over the weekend, playing matches against FC Köln, Stuttgart, Bayern Munich and Hoffenheim, Arsenal had time to squeeze another German clash youth clash into their pre-season.
The Gunners took on RB Leipzig on Wednesday and came out 4-0 winners. Marcelo Flores got a goal and an assist, whilst popular Arsenal youngster Omari Hutchinson also scored:
Arsenal u16s defeated an RB Leipzig side 4-0 on Wednesday, Marcelo Flores and Omari Hutchinson amongst the scorers.
This was Hutchinson’s goal, set up by Flores. pic.twitter.com/DB2t2bpK6Y
— Dan Critchlow (@afcDW) July 26, 2019
Hutchinson has been on the radar of supporters for a while now, after he rose to YouTube fame via skill compilations when he was still in the u12 team. The 15-year-old recently put together a quick skill video with FFD TV to show off some of his tricks:
The teenager joined the u23/u18 tour of Slovakia early in pre-season, before travelling to Germany for the Bundesliga Cup and returning to England.
Hutchinson should be involved heavily with the u16s this campaign, but perhaps there will be a chance to step up to the u18s for his competitive debut at some stage.