OFFICIAL: Nigerian Descent Balogun Pens Loan Deal with French Side Stade de Reims
August, 4 2022.
Nigeria's Super Eagles eligible player Folarin Balogun joined French Ligue one side Stade De Reims on loan from Arsenal until the end of the season.
Balogun who had a protracted contract standoff with Arsenal, signed a new deal with the Gunners before proceeding on the loan move. The striker joined the Gunners at the age of 8 and his remained with them, currently on the fringes of the youth team.
The excited French club remarked that he is one of the most beautiful promises of Anglo-Saxon football that is arriving their base. The England U21 international striker Folarin Balogun will be loan from Arsenal for a year, the club stated.
Folarin spent last season on loan to Middlesbrough in the championship and he plays for England at the age grade level. He remains eligible to represent Nigeria notwithstanding.