Arsenal celebrated 21 years of signing Nigerian Legend, Kanu Nwankwo who had a glowing career with the Premier League side.

Wednesday marked 21 years Nwankwo signed into Arsenal and the North London club took to Twitter to celebrate the two-time CAF African Footballer Of The Year.

The former Super Eagles captain was signed by former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, on January 15, 1999 for £4m after struggling for first team action at Italian Serie A giants, Inter Milan.

Kanu made 119 appearances for the North London club and scored 44 goals, before departing for West Bromwich Albion in 2004.

The 43-year-old also won two Premier League titles, two FA Cups and one FA Community Shield.