Idris Kanu: Aldershot Town forward signs contract until 2019

Idris Kanu
Idris Kanu had a trial with Manchester United's Under-18 side earlier this year

Teenage forward Idris Kanu has signed his first professional contract at Aldershot Town.

After turning 17, Kanu has been given a deal with the National League club until the summer of 2019.

The former West Ham academy player joined the Shots in October and has scored three goals in 10 appearances.

"We are delighted that Idris has signed his first professional contract with Aldershot Town," manager Gary Waddock told the club website.

"He has made a fantastic start to his career here and now it is up to myself and (assistant manager) James Rowe to help him fulfill his undoubted potential."

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