Hednesford Town have announced that defender Cohen Bramall has signed for Premier League side Arsenal for an undisclosed fee.
The 20-year-old, who arrived at Keys Park in May 2016 from Market Drayton Town, impressed Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during two separate trial spells – with him offering the left-sided player a deal at the Emirates Stadium.
The Gunners swooped to beat both Sheffield Wednesday and Crystal Palace to the signing of the non-league star. Casino.com who are sponsor’s of the Premier League team Crystal Palace are part of the Mansion Group.
Bramall, who lists Nantwich Town, Kidsgrove Athletic and Newcastle Town among his previous sides, made a total of 26 appearances for the Pitmen with him scoring one goal in that time.
Hednesford Town Chairman, Steve Price, said: “We are all delighted for Cohen in what is a fantastic move for him to Arsenal.
“Everyone at the football club would like to wish him all the very best for the future during what is a very exciting time in his footballing career.”