Watch: Wenger all smiles as Arsenal confirm first signing of January transfer window
Arsenal have confirmed the signing of 20-year-old left-back Cohen Bramall from Hednesford Town
Arsene Wenger looked to be in good spirits as Arsenal confirmed the signing of left-back Cohen Bramall from Hednesford Town on Tuesday afternoon.
The 20-year-old had been linked with a move to The Emirates and put pen do paper on a contract with the Gunners on Tuesday.
The defender impressed Arsenal officials on a recent trial with the club and will join up with Steve Gatting and the Gunners’ under-23s squad.
The youngster came through non-league football and played with Market Drayton last season.
Arsenal confirmed the signing via a post on the club’s official Instagram account, posting the video above and writing the caption: “Welcome to #Arsenal @cohen_bramall”
The north London side are currently preparing for their Premier League trip to Swansea City on Saturday afternoon.
The Gunners were held to a 3-3 draw by Bournemouth in their most recent Premier League game last week.
Arsenal are fifth in the Premier League table and eight points behind leaders Chelsea.