In the match of the eighth round of the English Premier League “Brentford” – “Arsenal” was a historic event – the London midfielder Ethan Nwaneri distinguished himself, he is now the youngest player in the history of the championship.
Replacing Fabio Vieira in the compensatory time, at the age of 15 years and 181 days, Ethan became the youngest player ever to take part in a Premier League match.
The record previously belonged to Harvey Elliott, who first played in an EPL match at the age of 16 years and 30 days.
Born in March 2007, Nwaneri has been in the Arsenal system since the age of nine but is already involved in the Canaries’ U-18 team matches. At the age of 14, Ethan made his debut for the England U-16 national team.