Arsenal’s Daniel Boateng signs Hibs loan deal

HIBERNIAN have signed Arsenal defender Daniel Boateng on loan for the rest of the season.

Daniel Boateng. Picture: Getty
Daniel Boateng. Picture: Getty

Boateng, 21, confirmed the deal on his Twitter account this morning. The stopper will join up with the Easter Road side on Monday.

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Boateng, who can play at full-back or centre-back, has been on the books at Arsenal since his school days but has made just one first-team appearance for Arsene Wenger’s side, in a League Cup win over Bolton Wanderers in 2011.

Hibs boss Terry Butcher unveiled Notts County winger Danny Haynes and Sunderland striker Duncan Watmore at a press conference this afternoon.