Alex Iwobi Arsenal star got scared when a fan followed him home

Alex Iwobi’s popularity has soared in the past one year since he became a regular for Arsenal.

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Alex Iwobi play Alex Iwobi said he got a bit scared when a fan followed him home from a game (BPI / Greig Cowie)
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Arsenal star Alex Iwobi says he got very scared when a fan followed him home after a game.

Iwobi’s popularity has soared in the past one year since he became a regular for Arsenal.

Speaking to Arsenal’s weekly podcast, the winger who has made seven appearances so far this season, recalled the time he was trailed on his way him by a fan.

Alex Iwobi play Alex Iwobi has become very popular following his breakthrough to Arsenal's first team (Marc Atkins / Offside)

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I remember the last home game we played. For 15 minutes there was one fan following me and I was getting a bit scared,” the 20-year-old said.

 “I was getting close to my destination. I was thinking, I’m going to have to do a detour before I get to my destination before he ends up finding where I’m going.

That was a bit mad.”

Alex Iwobi play Alex Iwobi scored as Nigeria beat Zambia during the international break (Icon Sport via Getty Images)

 

During the international break, Iwobi scored for Nigeria as they beat Zambia 2-1 in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

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