We take a look at what happened over the past seven days with the loan players and youth team.


New contract

Young goalkeeper Deyan Iliev signed a new deal with the club and you can read more about that here.

Loan watch

Joel Campbell

Campbell came on for the final 21 minutes of Villarreal’s 3-1 home defeat at the hands of Barcelona midweek. Joel got more time, however against Celta Vigo when he played 72 minutes as they won 4-1.

Yaya Sanogo

Yaya is still out with a hamstring problem so did not play.

Matt Macey

Didn’t play. Again.

Carl Jenkinson

Carl played the full 90 minutes as West Ham lost 1-0 to Chelsea

West Ham’s owner, David Gold, also hinted that the fullback could be set for a permanent move to the club.

Ryo Miyaichi

Ryo, once again, did not play as he was an unused substitute.

Lukas Podolski

Lukas was an unused sub for Inter’s 2-2 draw at Napoli.

Jack Jebb

Recovered from his knee injury, Jack was an unused sub for Stevenage as they won 2-1 at home to Newport County.

Jon Toral

Jon got his week off to the best possible start with yet another goal for Brentford in their chase for promotion. Coming on in the 72nd minute, you can view his great volley in the video below (near the end):

He was an unused sub for their 1-1 draw against Ipswich.

Josh Vickers

Josh played the full 90 for Concorde Rangers as they won 3-1 at home to St Albans.

Wellington Silva

Wellington almost played the entire game as Almeria lost 1-0 at Elche.


Leicester u18 3 Arsenal u18 5 (Mavididi 2, O’Connor, Eyoma, Zelalem)

Derby County u21 1 v Arsenal u21 0 (Akpom started, Bielik had an effort cleared off the line)

Upcoming fixtures

Arsenal u21 v Blackburn Rovers u21, u21 Premier League, Mon 16th March, 1pm