Alex Iwobi has named the former France international Thierry Henry as his all-time favourite club player and says he still advices him.
When questioned for his all-time favourite Arsenal player, Iwobi was quick to answer the Arsenal legend Thierry Henry who scored 228 goals in all competitions for his side.
“Thierry Henry, definitely,” Iwobi told FourFourTwo.
“The goals he got, the player he was – and he is still advising me today.”
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The 21-year-old forward from Hale-end academy also tipped Chuba Akpom to chase his progress and break into Arsene Wenger’s first team setup.
“I don’t know who to expect because you never know at this time who will come through,” he said.
“But I would say Chuba Akpom.”
Iwobi played for the entire duration in Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat to Watford at the Vicarage Road on Saturday.