Brighton Set To Sign Chuba Akpom

Championship leaders Brighton look set to complete the loan signing of Arsenal forward Chuba Akpom. The Seagulls, who were one of the shock casualties of the weekend’s FA Cup ties, are looking to add attacking options before the transfer window slams shut tomorrow.
Akpom, who has been on the fringes at Arsenal, spent part of last season on loan in the Championship with now Premier League side Hull. The 21-year-old’s 7 goals during that period helped fire the Tigers back into the top flight. It is believed that Christ Houghton has identified Akpom as someone who will be able to help the south coast side cement their position at the top end of the Championship.
Given the Gunners’ plethora of attacking options, Arsene Wenger is reportedly happy to loan the youngster to get him some...
 
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