Attacking midfielder who rose to fame as a young signee for Arsenal FC of England's Premier League. He was called up to the senior side at age 16 in 2015, and helped their U-23 club win the Premier League 2, before signing with AC Perugia in 2018.
He played his youth soccer for Romanian side ACS Poli Timișoara. He later made his professional debut at age 15 in 2014.
In 2016, he was named by The Guardian as one of the top 60 best young talents born in 1999. He played for Romania's U-19 side between 2016-2018.
He was originally born and raised in Timisoara, Romania.
He played as a reserve behind Mohamed Elneny on the midfield for Arsenal's senior squad between 2016-2018.