Nigerian striker Folarin Balogun joins Middlesbrough on loan from Arsenal


Arsenal have loaned striker Folarin Balogun to Middlesbrough for the remainder of the season.


Balogun underwent a medical on Tuesday ahead of finalsing his move to the Championship side, who will pay a portion of his wages.


The 20-year-old Nigerian striker has not featured in the Premier League since August but remains a part of Arsenal\’s long-term plans and signed a new contract in April which ties him to the club until 2025.




Middlesbrough boss Chris Wilder told the club website: \”We\’re delighted to get Flo in. He\’s a player I\’ve known about for a long time and we identified him as someone who could come in and improve us in the second half of the season.


\”He has great movement, good pace, and he\’s a natural finisher. We\’re looking forward to working with him.\”

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