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Q&A: Who is Ethan Nwaneri? A closer look at Premier League’s youngest footballer



Brentford v Arsenal – Premier League – Gtech Community Stadium

Ethan Nwaneri became the first 15-year-old to play in the Premier League on Sunday when he came off the bench in Arsenal’s 3-0 win at Brentford.

Here, the PA news agency takes a look at why the midfielder’s appearance was so important and what the future holds for him.

Who is Ethan Nwaneri?

Ethan Nwaneri is making Premier League history (John Walton/PA)

The midfielder plays for Arsenal on schoolboy terms – players can’t sign a professional contract at his age – and England Under-16s.