47. Khayon Edwards

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Born: September 12th 2003

Position: Forward

International: None (eligible to represent England)

Signed scholarship: Summer 2020

Signed professional: May 2022

U23/U21 apps: 5 (1 goal)

U18 apps: 41 (23 goals)

A striker who was clinical at U18 level, Edwards ended speculation over his future by signing his first professional contract with Arsenal in May 2022.

The Hale End product frequently found the net for the U18s and also impressed with his all-round game, with a spell in midfield helping to develop his link-up play.

Edwards also featured for the U23s, scoring against West Ham United.

It is anticipated that this season Edwards will be the main striker for the U21s, while he will also be looking to earn a call-up to the senior squad.