TEAM: Arsenal

POSITION: Right-Back

HOMETOWN: Aveley, England

DOB: July 26, 2006

Josh Nichols is an emerging young talent at Arsenal, who has progressed through the age groups at the club since joining at under-10 level.

He is a modern day full-back who excels at one-v-one defending, but is also comfortable on the ball and roaming inside to join in a midfield role. Capable of playing with both feet, Josh is always willing to receive the ball under pressure to start attacks. He also takes advantage of opportunities to get forward, contributing with goals and assists for his team.

Josh has demonstrated his quality throughout all levels of youth football, including outstanding performances this season in the UEFA Youth League. His performances have seen him step up to under-21s level, making several appearances as a second year scholar.