England U19 striker joins Benfica from Arsenal


Chris Willock (r) played twice for Arsenal in the EFL Cup

Arsenal forward Chris Willock is to join Benfica when his contract expires.

The England Under-19 international, who has not played a Premier League game for the Gunners, will move to the Estadio da Luz on a five-year deal.

Willock, 19, had been offered a new deal at Arsenal, but his move to Lisbon has been revealed via Benfica’s Twitter feed.