Kevin Campbell reacts to Alex Iwobi joining Everton from Arsenal

Alex Iwobi of Arsenal scores his sides goal pass goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga of Chelsea during the UEFA Europa League Final between Chelsea and Arsenal at Baku Olimpiya Stadionu on May 29,...

Alex Iwobi has joined Everton from Arsenal.

Alex Iwobi of Arsenal scores a goal to make it 3-1 during the UEFA Europa League Final between Chelsea and Arsenal at Baku Olimpiya Stadionu on May 29, 2019 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Kevin Campbell has predicted on Twitter that Alex Iwobi will flourish at Everton following his move from Arsenal.

Everton signed Iwobi from Premier League rivals Arsenal on transfer deadline day for an initial fee reported by BBC Sport to be worth £28 million.

Campbell played for both Arsenal and Everton, and the 49-year-old former striker believes that the 23-year-old - who can operate as a winger or as a forward - will do well at the Toffees.

 

Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the training session of Arsenal prior to the UEFA Europa League Final between Chelsea and Arsenal at Baku Olimpiya Stadionu on May 28, 2019 in Baku,...

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Iwobi is a very good and promising young attacking player who will enhance the quality of the Everton attacking unit.

The Nigeria international made 22 starts and 13 substitute appearances in the Premier League for Arsenal last season, scoring three goals and providing six assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

The attacker also made six starts and five substitute appearances for the Gunners during the 2018-19 campaign, scoring two goals and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.

Alex Iwobi of Arsenal in action during the UEFA Europa League Final between Chelsea and Arsenal at Baku Olimpiya Stadionu on May 29, 2019 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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