Arsenal remember signing Kanu Nwankwo 21 years ago

Arsenal have remembered former forward Kanu Nwankwo on the day of his signing 21 years ago.

Kanu was signed by Arsenal from Inter Milan on January 15, 1999, for approximately Β£4.15 million.

The club made a video of five of Kanu’s best goals in the Gunner shirt which it posted on Wednesday on Twitter.

β€œπŸ—“ #OnThisDay, 21 years ago… we signed the one and only Kanu! πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬ 🎞 Here are five of @papilokanu’s best Arsenal goals – but which will forever be your favourite? πŸ€”β€ the tweet said.

Kanu Nwankwo played for the English side under Wenger from 1999-2004.

The 43-year-old is a member of the β€œInvincibles,” the Arsenal side that finished the 2003–04 season of the English Premier League undefeated.

He remains a popular figure at Arsenal, being applauded when he appears at the Emirates Stadium.