He’s got moves like Messi and his dazzling the world with them. At the tender age of 5-years-old, Zayn Ali Salman has become the youngest ever premier league recruit, signing with Arsenal as part of their under 7s.
While the London-based club may have been the ones to snatch the football prodigy, Salaman piqued the interest of several rival clubs, including Chelsea, Crystal Palace and Fulham, reports News24.
While Salman and his dad are both keeping their fingers crossed on the young Messi one day playing for Arsenal, his dad told reporters that there’s no pressure for him to become a huge success just yet.
“All I care about is that he fulfils his full potential, no compromise on trying his hardest, and that’s all we could do. He’s obviously started with a massive bang… but there’s such a long way to go”.
So, just what will the young football extraordinaire do if his football career doesn’t work out?
“A noodle chef. I want to cook noodles.”
Here‘s a look at the skills we could be seeing in the future:
Picture: Zayn Ali Salman Instagram