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Alex Iwobi reveals the reasons why he left Arsenal to join Everton on Deadline Day

Alex Iwobi has revealed why he joined Everton from Arsenal on Deadline Day, in his first official interview since leaving the Emirates Stadium.

The Nigeria international was a homegrown player in North London and rose through the youth ranks to become an established member of the first-team, making his bow under Arsene Wenger and being a regular in Unai Emery’s side since.

However, he sealed an exit from the Gunners on Deadline Day last Thursday, joining Everton in a deal reportedly worth up to £40m if bonuses in the agreement are met.

Now, speaking to Everton’s official website, Iwobi has revealed why he left Arsenal and how he aspires to become a household name at Goodison Park.

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“I spoke to the manager and Marcel and they almost lured me in. The offer was too…