Arsenal signs Brazilian striker Gabriel Martinelli in a long-term agreement

Arsenal they have signed Brazilian striker Gabriel Martinelli of Ituano in a long-term agreement, the Premier League club said on Tuesday.

According to reports from the British media, the 18-year-old, who can play as a second striker or winger, was signed for a fee in the region of six million pounds ($ 7.58 million).

Brazilian forward Gabriel Martinelli is joining us from Ituano Futebol Clube on a long-term contract, Arsenal said in a statement on their website.

The agreement is subject to the completion of regulatory processes.

The teenager was summoned by the manager of Brazil, Tite, in May for a training camp before the Copa América, but did not reach the cut for the last team of 23 men.