‘Now fly, I love you’ – Arsenal chief Edu’s son quits club as Brazilian reveals pride after his ‘expert’ stint

ARSENAL chief Edu Gaspar has paid tribute to his footballer son – who has determined to QUIT the Emirates this summer season.

Luigi Gaspar, 18, signed for Arsenal from Corinthians in 2019 after his father grew to become the club’s new technical director.

GettyLuigi Gaspar has introduced he’s leaving Arsenal this summer season[/caption]

The midfielder is the son of Arsenal technical director Edu Gaspar

The midfielder, born in London however raised in Brazil, performed seven instances for Arsenal’s U18s this season.

However he’ll now go away as his contract runs out subsequent month to tackle a brand new problem elsewhere.

And pa Edu, who additionally has a daughter referred to as Eduarda, posted a tearful tribute on social media, saying: “That’s it son! Your first stint in Europe you took on expertly.

“Adaptation to the nation, adaptation to a brand new sport mannequin, language, new teammates, new coaches and new ‘difficulties’.


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“With that, you allow greater than you arrived and that’s how we have now to face our occupation. 

“All the time develop! And also you’ve grown rather a lot in these three years. Congratulations!!! Be pleased with all of it!

“Congratulations son!!! Now… fly!!! I love you !!! We will always be together at every step.”

Luigi himself posted a farewell message to followers, saying: “Thanks Arsenal , it’s by no means straightforward to say goodbye, a membership I’ve watched and admired because the first day of my life, my life began right here, I used to be born a North London Boy…


“I wished to thank everybody who was with me in these final three seasons I spent right here, there have been stunning moments but in addition not really easy moments, typically issues in soccer don’t work out the best way we imagined, however that’s the place you get thick pores and skin to arrange you for any scenario.

“I cried, laughed, made associates and constructed a household right here… Eternally grateful for this membership that opened the doorways for me right here in Europe. 

“I arrived right here as a boy, leaving Brazil afraid to face new challenges, and I go away at this time as a person prepared for no matter is to return!

“My resolution to go away was not a straightforward alternative, however as I stated in soccer, typically issues don’t go the best way we wish, I really feel that now’s a time to face new challenges, to go to a brand new house. 

“I leave here this letter in thanks to all the players, coaches and staff of the club! Thank you for everything you’ve done for me these years!”