Pires confirms son has signed for Gunners

Arsenal legend Robert Pires has confirmed that his 7-year-old son, Theo has joined the Gunners’ Hale End Youth Academy.

Pires, who was voted Arsenal’s sixth best ever player by fans during his time at the club from 2000 to 2006, took to social media posting a picture of his son to confirm he had joined his former club’s youth academy.

Midfielder Jack Wilshere is one of the recent players that came up through Arsenal’s youth academy and impressed from an early age.

Here is a video clip of the young Pires in action some time ago?