Arsenal Football Club is delighted to announce that Conor Henderson has signed professional terms with the Club.

Young midfielder Conor (17), is eligible to play for both England and Republic of Ireland, and has played for both countries at youth level.

Left-footed Conor made nine appearances for the Under-18s last season and has already made three appearances, scoring once, for Steve Bould’s team this season.

Conor, who was just eight years old when he first joined Arsenal, has also made one appearance for the Reserves this season.

Everyone at the Club is looking forward to Conor’s continued contribution and development with Arsenal in the forthcoming years.

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