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Arsenal's transfer window: 5 in 18 out - How much did...

In terms of arrivals, the summer window is shut for English clubs but they can still sell players until the end of the month.

Arsenal forward pictured in new club’s shirt

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Chuba Apom has already posed for photographs in his new PAOK shirt despite there being no confirmation of his move from either club.

Arsenal forward completes medical at new club: Announcement set for Thursday

Greek side PAOK FC are expected to announce the signing of Chuba Akpom on Thursday, after completing his medical, according to reports in the country.

Arsenal striker agrees 3-year deal to leave, announcement imminent

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
PAOK are expecting to announce Chuba Akpom as an official player imminently after the forward arrived in the country on Monday.

Arsenal agree striker deal for 50% less than reported

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a deal to sell Chuba Akpom to PAOK rather than Sint-Truiden with reports in Greece claiming the fee is around 50% of that being reported in the UK.

Arsenal forward set for surprise move

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Chuba Akpom is reportedly close to a move to PAOK despite being expected to sign for Sint-Truiden.

Arsenal close to deal for 22-year-old 'great liberator'

Sint-Truiden are waiting for Chuba Akpom to arrive as the ‘great liberator’ according to a Belgian report following the side’s latest friendly that saw them lose 1-0 to Royal Excel Mouscron on Friday.

Arsenal could sell 5 forwards before window closes

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Arsenal could shift as many as five forwards from the club before the window closes at the end of August.

Arsenal close in on £2m deal for forward

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Arsenal are close to agreeing a deal that would see Chuba Akpom leave the club permanently after 16 years with the Gunners.

Two forgotten Arsenal forwards appear close to exits

Chuba Akpom and Joel Campbell don't appear to be in Unai Emery's plans for next season, despite many other fringe players getting pre-season chances.

Listed: The 18 Arsenal players back in training this week

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
A month and a half after the 2017/18 season came to an end, 18 Arsenal players return to training this week.

Final Ratings: All of Arsenal’s 15 loan moves in 2017/18

Now that the 2017/18 campaign has come to an end, let's take a look at how Arsenal's 15 loanees got on with their temporary clubs this season.

Video: Arsenal loan outcast scores again as run of form continues

Arsenal loanee Chuba Akpom scored in Sint-Truiden's 3-1 victory on Wednesday, as he starts to get a run of form going at the club.

Rated: All 15 Arsenal loan moves this season

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
In total, Arsenal sent 15 players on loan this season between the summer and January windows, so let's take a look at how those spells are going for each of them.

Arsenal striker fires back after English media misquote him

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Chuba Akpom has taken to Twitter to deny the story circulating that he called Jack Wilshere the greatest English player of all time.

Arsenal forward finally ends 18-match goal drought

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom both scored this weekend, but only six of Arsenal's 15 loanees featured for their current clubs.

Video: Arsenal loanee provides key assist

Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez provided an assist but added another game to his goal drought, as seven Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Great news: Arsenal forward listed in squad for first time since...

SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
Joel Campbell was named in Monday night's squad for Real Betis and Kelechi Nwakali scored an impressive brace, as eight Arsenal loanees featured this weekend.

Arsenal forward's frustrating goal drought continues on loan

Jeff Reine-Adelaide made it two wins in two starts and Lucas Perez played his 14th match without a goal, as six Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

16 players who should or could leave Arsenal this summer

Brighton's Dutch midfielder Davy Propper (L) vies with Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on March 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Glyn KIRK /
Arsenal need more than a change of manager, they need to completely revamp their playing squad as well.

Arsenal defender returns from injury

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)
Lucas Perez missed a penalty to make it 13 games without a goal and Ben Sheaf returned from injury for his first game with new loan club Stevenage, as nine Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Deal for 22-year-old forward 'depends on Arsenal' says manager

The Belgian media are currently loving Chuba Akpom while he's on loan at Sint-Truiden and assistant coach, Chris O’Loughlin, is open to the 22-year-old staying for longer.

Spectacular goal by on-loan Arsenal youngster

Chuba Akpom scored the winner against Anderlecht and Lucas Perez's goal drought grew longer as Arsenal's loanees endured a mixed weekend.

Arsenal 22-year-old admits he needs to 'pick up the pace'

Chuba Akpom is keen to show the fans in Belgium what he can do, and says he knows he has to pick up the pace to succeed.

Assist, debut and first start but Arsenal loanees endure tough weekend

Kelechi Nwakali got an assist as MVV Maastricht won their first game since his return to the club while Jeff Reine-Adelaide made his Angers debut after his own January loan move.

Awful blow for Arsenal youngster as another 2 get debuts; Loan...

Julio Pleguezuelo and Chuba Akpom made debuts for their new loan clubs over the weekend, as only two loanees played from start to finish.

Akpom completes move to Sint-Truidense V.V.

Chuba Akpom has completed his loan move to Belgian side, Sint-Truidense V.V..

Transfer window recap: Ins, outs and loans so far, and what...

For a January transfer window, Arsenal have been extremely busy this month. We've rounded up all the news as it stands, in case you missed any of it.

Deal close: Arsenal striker nearing exit

Chuba Akpom looks set to move out on loan to Belgian side Sint-Truidense VV before the January transfer window closes, according to reports.

4 Arsenal youngsters train ahead of Chelsea clash as duo could...

Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah, Chuba Akpom and Matt Macey were all in training ahead of Arsenal's League Cup clash against Chelsea.

Five players who could be sold in January

With contracts coming to an end, coupled with the poor performance by Arsenal fringe players in the FA Cup against Nottingham Forest, there could be a lot of players being sold in January.

Surprise Arsenal cameo highlights failings in club discipline

Arsenal fans were surprised to see Chuba Akpom feature during the Gunners' 4-2 FA Cup defeat to Nottingham Forest on Sunday - myself included. Akpom...

Dad feared young Arsenal forward kidnapped after drink-drive crash

Chuba Akpom has been fined and banned from driving after crashing his car while drunk on 'vodka and cranberry juice'.

Arsenal’s 2017 transfers rated

Now we've reached the end of 2017, let's look back at Arsenal's transfer business, rating all the ins and outs over the last 12 months.

Charlie Nicholas gives bold prediction for Arsenal-Norwich in the Carabao Cup

Charlie Nicholas predicts a big win for the Gunners against Norwich City in Tuesday night's League Cup clash.

10 Arsenal youth players in contention to face Norwich

Arsenal's first-team trained today ahead of Tuesday's League Cup match against Norwich, with a number of youth prospects involved.

Arsenal youngster says this player is like a brother to him

Chuba Akpom went back to visit the team where he started his footballing career, Rippleway FC, to speak to the young players at the club.

Dragomir and Akpom score as Arsenal u23s see past Sunderland

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Arsenal beat Sunderland 2-0 on Monday night with goals from Vlad Dragomir and Chuba Akpom.

Arsenal star picks youngster who will be next to make impact...

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Alex Iwobi has tipped Chuba Akpom to make an impact at Arsenal next season. 

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s record-breaking September

Now that the September matches have drawn to a close, we're taking a look back at the month and what we can learn from it.

Arsenal forward admits dressing room 'banter' over Alexis failed Manchester City...

Alexis Sanchez's failed move to Manchester City has been the subject of 'banter' in the Arsenal dressing room. 

Arsene Wenger tells these young Arsenal players what they need to...

Arsène Wenger says that young players need to take their chances when given first-team football for Arsenal, ahead of tonight's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.

These are the 10 Arsenal players looking to impress in tonight's...

Arsenal have taken a number of youngsters to Belarus for tonight's European encounter with BATE Borisov, with Arsene Wenger rotating the side ahead of a fixture pile-up.

Chuba Akpom admits the players have been giving this Arsenal man...

Chuba Akpom has revealed that Alexis Sanchez has been getting some stick in the dressing room over his failed summer move to Manchester City.

These seven players could feature for Arsenal in Thursday's Europa League...

Seven youngsters seem set to travel to Belarus to feature in Arsenal's Europa League match against BATE Borisov on Thursday.

Arsenal 21-year-old has "high hopes" of getting career back on track

Chuba Akpom is still hopeful of getting a chance with the Gunners, and says that at this point he's just waiting to be able to prove himself.

Do Arsenal really have a good record for bringing through young...

After Arsenal's first League Cup match of the season against Doncaster Rovers, we're looking at whether the Gunners really do have such a good record bringing through youth.

Arsenal open talks with duo as 7 others wait

Arsenal's Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey jumps over the save from Chelsea's Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in London on September 17, 2017. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
Arsenal are apparently set to open talks with Danny Welbeck and Aaron Ramsey over new contracts.

Arsenal name these 42 players in this season's squad for the...

Alexis Sanchez has been named in Arsenal's Europa League squad for this season, along with 41 other players.

Arsenal planned to sell these eight players and more this summer

Arsenal wanted to sell more than eight players this summer to free up space on the wage bill, in addition to clearing their bloated first-team.

Leeds United and Scottish Premiership giants interested in signing Arsenal 21-year-old

Leeds United and Celtic are interested in signing Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom, according to latest reports.

Arsenal’s open training session: Gabriel returns while Ramsey misses out

On Thursday, the Arsenal squad took part in an open training session at the Emirates so the fans could watch their favourite players up close and see what goes on behind the scenes.

Arsenal XI 4 – 0 Boreham Wood: With goals

An Arsenal XI thrashed Boreham Wood 4-0 last night.

Gibbs, Debuchy, Jenkinson, Reine-Adelaide and Akpom to be involved in Boreham...

Several first-team players are set to feature in an Arsenal XI team to play Boreham Wood tomorrow.

What does Arsenal’s 25-man pre-season squad tell us about incomings and...

Arsenal have announced their 25-man squad for the tours of Australia and China. What does it tell us about who could stay and who could leave the club this summer?

Arsenal's youth trio face uncertain futures after exclusion from pre-season tour

The futures of Jon Toral, Dan Crowley and Chuba Akpom look to be in doubt after they were excluded from Arsenal's pre-season tour squad.

What would Leeds get if they signed this Arsenal forward?

After five loans across EnglAfter five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's career.and, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Leeds United could move for 21-year-old Arsenal striker this summer

Leeds United could move for Chuba Akpom this summer in an attempt to inject some much-needed pace into their attack.

22 Arsenal loanees rated

Squawka has ranked all 22 of Arsenal loanees from last season.

What next for Chuba Akpom?

After five loans across England, the next few months could be crucial for Chuba Akpom's development as well as his next career choice.

Chuba Akpom delighted to gain promotion with Brighton but does he...

Chuba Akpom has taken to social media to congratulate his Brighton team-mates and thank everyone after sealing consecutive promotions in the Championship.

Arsenal loan watch: One assist, Redknapp benches Bielik again & struggles...

Arsenal loan watch
With the 2016/17 campaign nearing completion across Europe's top leagues, minutes for Arsenal's players out on-loan were scarce this weekend.

Arsenal loan watch: MotM for one, bench for others

Arsenal loan watch
It was a frustrating start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees across Europe. ENGLAND Kaylen Hinds started as a centre forward in a two-striker formation, but...

Brighton teammate defends Arsenal loanee after boos

Brighton's Glenn Murray has defended Chuba Akpom after the Arsenal loanee got booed during his performance for the Seagulls against Blackburn Rovers at the weekend.

Arsenal loan watch: Midfielder heavily criticised as others also disappoint

Arsenal loan watch
Across Friday and Saturday's fixtures, seven Arsenal loan players featured at some stage.

Arsenal man to snub England

Chuba Akpom is set to snub England and declare for Nigeria according to a report in the Independent.

Arsenal loan watch: Cleansheet, assist, and praise from Birmingham and Rangers'...

Arsenal loan watch
It was a frustrating Saturday for Arsenal's players out on-loan as minutes were once again limited across European competition.

Arsenal loan watch - 4 out of 6 in action on...

Arsenal loan watch
Six Arsenal loanees' teams were in action on Friday night. Here is a brief overview of how they got on

Arsenal forward returns to matchday squad after knee injury

Chuba Akpom is set to return to the Brighton squad for the Championship game against Derby on Friday night after a minor injury problem.

Arsenal loan watch: Limited minutes and cameo appearances across Europe

Arsenal loan watch
It was a frustrating case of deja-vu for Arsenal's players out on loan.

Arsenal loan watch: One forward impresses as another's season is over

Arsenal loan watch
Three Arsenal players' loan clubs were in action on Tuesday night.

Arsenal loan watch: Injury return, starts and missing players

Arsenal loan watch
A number of Arsenal players have been in action this weekend and we've covered them all.

Arsenal loan watch - Two players get two minutes between them...

Arsenal loan watch
Two Arsenal players were included in the match day squads for their Championship sides on Saturday but there were precious few minutes for the pair.

Arsenal loan watch: Composed finish, first appearances and more

Arsenal loan watch
All but one of the players out on-loan featured for their respective sides in Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe with varying success and minutes scattered.

Arsenal loan watch: Striker stars, Akpom features for Brighton & more

Arsenal loan watch
Takuma Asano impressed as VfB Stuttgart prevailed, whilst Kelechi Nwakali started and others featured for their respective sides away from north London.

Akpom keen to make his mark at Brighton

Following his deadline day loan switch from Arsenal, the Chuba Akpom has publicly stressed his eagerness to add another dimension to Brighton's attacking options.

Arsenal man 'delighted' to join Brighton on loan

Chuba Akpom has tweeted that he is 'delighted' to have joined Brighton on loan for the rest of the season.

Confirmed - Arsenal strike forward deal

Chuba Akpom has joined Brighton on loan until the end of the season.

Arsenal close in on deal with Brighton for 21-year-old forward

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Chuba Akpom is closing in on a move to Brighton until the end of the season.

Aston Villa’s interest in Akpom continues to intensify

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Having already reported that Aston Villa appear to be front-runners for the 21-year-old's signature on loan until the end of the campaign, it appears likely that the striker will depart north London for regular first-team minutes.

Aston Villa eye up Arsenal striker - report

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Aston Villa are the latest club to be linked with a loan move for Chuba Akpom.

5 players who could leave Arsenal this month

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
With just over a week left of the January transfer window remaining, there are still a number of Arsenal's talented youngsters who will be eyeing loan moves before the end of the month.

Bramall watch - New boy makes debut as Nketiah scores again...

Arsenal youth
Cohen Bramall made his debut in Arsenal colours and Edward Nketiah came off the substitutes' bench to score a goal and assist another as Arsenal u23s overturned a one-goal deficit to beat Southampton 3-1 away.

Cardiff, Brentford and Fulham all in for Arsenal forward

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According to a recent report in the Times, three Championship sides are all interested in signing Chuba Akpom on loan until the end of the current campaign.

Player focus: Chuba Akpom returns for Arsenal u23s

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Chuba Akpom started and played the first-half of Arsenal u23s' 2-1 victory over bottom side Derby County on Friday.

Akpom returns as exciting young striker scores again for Arsenal u23s

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Edward Nketiah scored his fourth goal at u23 level to secure a slender but deserved victory for the Young Guns, as they returned to winning ways after a 3-2 away defeat against Liverpool in the second week of December.

Why Arsenal could regret lack of urgency in deal for highly-rated...

Ademola Lookman
After he netted his seventh goal of the current campaign in a narrow Boxing Day win over MK Dons, Charlton's highly-rated teenager, Ademola Lookman, is becoming increasingly close to a potential Everton move.

Arsenal injury run down – Who, what & when

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With Arsenal's busy festive period well and truly underway, let's take a look at the players out and when we can expect them back.

Arsenal striker set for six-month loan spell in Championship - report

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According to reports, Chuba Akpom is set to go out on loan to Ipswich Town for six months.

4 back - Arsenal get massive injury boost as FOUR return...

Arsene Wenger and Per Mertesacker
Arsenal have welcomed back four players to training – Olivier Giroud, Hector Bellerin, Per Mertesacker and Chuba Akpom.

Arsenal to strike forward deal in January – report

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Arsenal are looking to send Chuba Akpom out on loan in January which is great news as it means his back problems are almost sorted.

Arsenal striker returns to gym in encouraging injury update

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Chuba Akpom is back in the gym as he tries to recover from a stress fracture in his back.

Cazorla – This is what my relationship with Iwobi is like

The Nigerian press have picked up on an interview Santi Cazorla did with Arsenal's magazine in which he describes his relationship with the younger members of the squad.

Confirmed & denied - Arsenal’s only 'fit' striker 'unfit' ahead of...

Olivier Giroud
Didier Deschamps has revealed that Olivier Giroud, Arsenal’s only fit striker, is not 100% fit but the player disagrees.

These two Arsenal forwards almost signed for West Ham

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Alex Iwobi has revealed to Match of the Day Magazine that he and Chuba Akpom trained for both West Ham and Arsenal for three years.

Arsenal forward ruled out until January (not Welbeck)

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
Chuba Akpom looks like he will be sidelined until 2017 with a stress fracture injury in his back that will keep him out of the Arsenal side

Watch: Alex Iwobi tips 21-year-old striker to join Arsenal's first team...

Alex Iwobi recently took part in a Twitter Takeover with FourFourTwo in which he tipped life-long friend, Chuba Akpom, as the next youth player to break through into the Arsenal first team.

Chuba Akpom 'gutted' over back injury

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
Chuba Akpom was missing from Arsenal's Champions League squad on Wednesday night and nobody said much about it. Now, is seems he's out with a back injury.

Holding says thanks for 'great' 21st birthday as Arsenal beat Nottingham...

Rob Holding couldn't have asked for a better way to celebrate his 21st birthday - four goals, a cleansheet and another 90 minutes for The Arsenal.

Watch: Arsenal man reveals he prefers Thierry Henry over Dennis Bergkamp

In a rapid fire question round between Jeff Reine-Adelaide and Chuba Akpom, Jeff was asked who he preferred, Thierry Henry or Dennis Bergkamp.

Watch: Former Gunner - 'These two Arsenal stars are joined at...

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
Isaac Hayden revealed during his and Chuba Akpom's 'roommates' video that they did for the FA while away on duty with the England u21s, that Chuba and Alex Iwobi are joined at the hip.

Arsenal duo linked with loan moves set to stay after all...

Mathieu Debuchy
According to Sky Sports, Chuba Akpom and Mathieu Debuchy are set to stay at Arsenal despite both being linked with loan moves away.

Tuesday Arsenal recap: New signing in, Wilshere out, Gnabry out, everybody...

You can definitely tell that transfer deadline day is just around the corner.

Striker linked with move away from Arsenal - report

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
The Evening Standard are claiming that Chuba Akpom could go out on loan before the transfer window closes on Wednesday night.

Wenger: 'Chuba Akpom was good in pre-season, he could play'

After Arsenal drew Nottingham Forest in the English Football League (EFL) Cup, Arsene Wenger discussed who we could potentially see play.

Five reasons for Arsenal fans to be excited about new season...

With all the transfer doom and gloom surrounding Arsenal at the moment, it's easy to lose sight of reasons that we should actually get pretty excited about the new Premier League season starting on Saturday (Sunday for us).

Quick watch: Arsenal 3 Manchester City 2 highlights

Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan
Arsenal’s final pre-season game against Manchester City all became a little pointless when Gabriel was crippled in the final moments of the game.

Long read: Chivas victory shows Arsenal what they’ve been missing

Yes. I am one of those weirdo's that stayed up to watch a 3-1 win in a meaningless pre-season friendly that didn't finish until 4am UK time. And it was worth it.

What we learnt: Arsenal vs MLS All-Stars

As Stephen Bradley already wrote this morning, we shouldn't read too much into what was partly an exhibition game for the MLS and partly an exercise in developing match fitness for Arsenal.

Player ratings v MLS All-Stars – Xhaka shines as Wilshere disappoints

It was an okay game with an okay result with Granit Xhaka integrating into the team straight away and others not showing up.

9 Arsenal youngsters rated after Lens

Plenty of youngsters were given some minutes during our 1-1 pre-season draw against Ligue 2 side Lens on Friday evening, so how did they do?

Player ratings v Lens: Young Arsenal forwards shine despite dopey defence

Our first pre-season match is behind us, how did our players do?

Confirmed: Arsenal men return to north London

Hull City have announced that Chuba Akpom and Isaac Hayden will be returning to Arsenal following their season-long loan deals.

Arsenal striker prospects 2016/17

So another season has been and gone, with all the excitement, disappointment and Tottenham schadenfreude that comes with being an Arsenal fan in the Emirates era.

Arsenal youngster thanks Hull

Chuba Akpom was understandably ecstatic after his loan club, Hull City, won promotion to the Premier League on Saturday afternoon and took to Twitter to thank them for everything they've done for him over the past season.

Chuba Akpom helps Hull win promotion back to Premier League

Chuba Akpom was part of the Hull squad that won promotion back to the Premier League on Saturday at Wembley.

Loan watch: Hull secure place at Wembley for play-off final

Hull City saw off Derby County on Tuesday evening to secure a place in the Championship play-off final.

Loan watch: Four Arsenal men start, Akpom unlucky

Arsenal's loanees have featured less as the season has gone on but Mathieu Debuchy, Isaac Hayden, Chuba Akpom all started during the weekend.

Watch: Arsenal loanee has another outstanding performance and bags smart assist

Chuba Akpom provided his first assist in the Championship against Leeds on Saturday in a match which ended 2-2.

Loan watch: Three Arsenal loanees feature with mixed results

Three Arsenal loanees featured for their temporary clubs on Friday and Saturday.

Watch: Akpom scores after Leicester kid goes on amazing run, Liverpool...

Chuba Akpom netted for England’s u21s against Switzerland, capping of a brilliant run by Leicester’s Demarai Gray.

Arsenal youngster loses out to Leicester City winger

Youth players are on international duty this week as well as senior stars, and Chuba Akpom has taken the opportunity to have a bit of fun.

Arsenal youngster: I'm buzzing for Iwobi, now I have to join...

Teammates through the Arsenal youth system, Chuba Akpom is hoping to join Alex Iwobi in the first team squad next season.

Arsenal on international duty – who, when and where

Arsenal international duty
For the rest of the month there is no Arsenal, at least not in any form we really enjoy. A series of international friendlies, most...

Loan watch: Five Arsenal players play with mixed results

It was a disappointing weekend for Arsenal but, at least, a little more of a mixed bag for our loanees. Five of our on-loan players played...

Manager: I will phone Wenger so I can sign his players

Steve Bruce has admitted that he will be phoning Arsene Wenger ‘very, very quickly’ to try and make the loan deals of Isaac Hayden...

Manchester United loanee set for debut, Akpom and Hayden ineligible v...

Arsenal face Hull City in the FA Cup on Saturday, and there is some team news for the visitors. Loan pair Chuba Akpom and Isaac...

Opposition watch: Arsenal loanees subbed on as Hull draw

Arsenal's weekend opponents Hull City were in Championship action on Tuesday night, but struggled to a goalless draw at home against Brighton. The result will...

Arsenal could give Hull permission to use loan players in FA...

Having perused the rules of the FA Cup, there is nothing to state that players are not eligible to face their parent clubs in...

Watch: Arsenal youngster chosen by manager to take crucial FA Cup...

Chuba Akpom scored the first hat-trick of his professional career for Hull City against Bury in the FA Cup on Saturday but the striker...

Loan watch: One Arsenal youngster shines while another gets injured

Four Arsenal loan players featured for their teams on Saturday. Here's how they got on. Gedion Zelalem The youngster came on for Rangers in the 77th minute...

Watch: Arsenal youngster scores stunning hat-trick

Chuba Akpom is going from strength to strength while on loan at Hull City. The forward has now scored seven goals in all competitions for...

Loan watch: Toral shines while Jenkinson concedes penalty

Only four Arsenal loanees were included in Saturday's fixtures. Unfortunately, Serge Gnabry, Yaya Sanogo, Chuba Akpom and Stefan O'Connor were all left out of their...

Loan watch: Akpom and Hayden talk about their Hull City spells

Arsenal youngsters Chuba Akpom and Isaac Hayden have discussed their loan moves to Hull City. Like many youngsters - Arsenal have another 10 players out...

Loan watch: Four young Gunners start in disappointing weekend

For Arsenal's loanees, the weekend began on Friday evening. A number of players out on loan are injured so didn't feature on Saturday, while Wojciech...

Arsenal star sheepish after throwing tantrum

Chuba Akpom was involved in another win for Hull City against Reading (2-1) in the Championship on Wednesday but reacted badly to being substituted...

Watch: Arsenal youngster wins huge three points for Hull City against...

Chuba Akpom scored his fourth goal of the season for Hull against Bolton on Saturday. The striker hasn't been doing too badly and has now...

Loan watch: Akpom miss costs Hull, Arsenal youngsters disappoint

Arsenal had three players in Championship action on Saturday, but all were left disappointed by disappointing results. While the first team were beating Sunderland in...

Loan watch: A goal and a debut for young Gunners in...

After completing a loan move to York City on Friday, Stefan O'Connor made his debut for the League 2 side on Saturday afternoon. Five other Arsenal...

Internationals: Chambers and Akpom start in goalless draw

Arsenal youngsters Calum Chambers and Chuba Akpom both started as England's perfect start to UEFA u21 European Championship qualifiers was ended in Bosnia. Partnered by...

Loan watch: Arsenal goalkeeper subbed off, Bellerín's best friend scores

Five of Arsenal's young players were involved in the Championship on Saturday, with some mixed fortunes. Emiliano Martinez (Wolves), Jon Toral (Birmingham City), Chuba Akpom and...

Loan watch: Gunners provide assists and keep clean sheets in Championship

Another successful weekend for Arsenal, and the loanees didn't do too bad either. Three Arsenal youngsters started for three Championship clubs, picking up seven points and...

Two Gunners into League Cup last eight with Hull thanks to...

It may have been a horrible night for Arsenal, but two of our players will be in the League Cup quarter-final after Hull City...

‘He’s going to be a very, very good player’ – Hull...

Chuba Akpom has been hailed by Hull's manager, Steve Bruce, after he found the net again against Ipswich this week. The striker scored Hull's second...

Loan watch: Szczesny concedes four, Akpom scores (video)

As Arsenal were securing a famous victory against Bayern Munich, on-loan goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny wasn't having quite as much joy against another German opponent. Szczesny's...

Akpom injures referee (video), Championship loanees struggle

Arsenal loanees had a miserable return to club duty in the Championship on Saturday following a tough international break, but Chuba Akpom can be...

After scoring for England, should Akpom be considered for Arsenal first...

Chuba has scored his first goal for the England u21s against Kazakhstan in the u21 Championship qualifiers. While on loan at Hull City this season,...

Arsenal loanee finds new 'humble' teammates 'refreshing'

Chuba Akpom has spoken about his loan spell at Hull City so far and revealed that his teammates there are always willing to give advice...

Arsenal players called up to England squad

Arsenal have had three players called up to represent the senior England side during the next international break. Kieran Gibbs, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott...

Watch: Arsenal star scores in FIFA competition

Chuba Akpom and Isaac Hayden, along with Moses Odubajo, attended the FIFA 16 launch on behalf of Hull City. The two Arsenal loanees have been enjoying...

Chuba Akpom: I’m gutted

Chuba Akpom spoke to the media after Hull drew 1-1 with Blackburn Rovers this weekend. The Arsenal youngster has impressed during his time at the...

Loan watch: Zelalem assists, duo start in upset, Jenkinson knocked out

Results weren't all great for Arsenal's loanees on Tuesday night as they played in various League Cup fixtures. Arsenal have a high number of players...

Arsenal’s loan stars: A comprehensive update

With the senior team finally beginning to find their feet in the Premier League after Saturday’s 2-0 win over Stoke City, Arsenal’s loan stars...

Loan watch: Arsenal kids feature in Championship games

Arsenal's lower league loanees had mixed afternoons in the Championship on Saturday afternoon. Playing for five different teams in four games, Jon Toral, Wellington Silva, Chuba...

Walcott encourages young English players to play in lower leagues

Arsenal and England forward Theo Walcott has encouraged young English players to go down into the Football League to gain first team experience. Arsenal have...

Fresh injury rules Arsenal striker out

Arsenal injury news
Following his first call-up to the England u21 squad, Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom has had to withdraw due to injury. We are entering the first...

Medical at West Ham a boost for Arsenal starlet

Chuba Akpom could receive a surprise boost on deadline day. According to Sky Sports News, Hull City striker Nikica Jelavić is undergoing a medical at West...

Arsenal striker: I want more!

Chuba Akpom has already impressed during the short time he's been on loan with Hull but he's looking to do even more.

Arsenal star gets first call-up for national team

Akpom gets his first call-up for the England u21s.

Hull City form wins Akpom England U21 call

Gareth Southgate has named his first England U21 squad since a disappointing European Championships in the summer, and Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom has been...

Loan watch: Six Arsenal loanees disappoint in Championship and League One

Arsenal have sent a number of youth players out on loan over the course of the summer, but Saturday proved incredibly frustrating for our...

Video: Arsenal youngsters involved as Hull win again

Arsenal academy graduates Isaac Hayden and Chuba Akpom are celebrating another win as Hull City scored late on to beat Fulham on Wednesday night. The...

Manager admits Arsenal striker has 'a lot to learn'

Akpom continued to impress Steve Bruce at Hull.

Martinez 2-0 Akpom as Wolves and Hull loaness draw

Highly-rated Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez prevented parent club teammate Chuba Akpom from scoring on his third consecutive Hull City appearance to earn a point...

Arsenal star claims striker left to prove point

Alex Iwobi hails teammate, Chuba Akpom, who's currently on loan to Hull City, as his inspiration.

Watch: Akpom scores again as Hull City triumph

It was a tricky night for Hull City, who needed penalties to beat Accrington Stanley, but Chuba Akpom was on the scoresheet again for...

Watch: Arsenal loanee scores powerful goal on debut

Watch Akpom score on his Hull City debut.

Wenger: Championship loans needed to keep young talents

Just weeks after saying Chuba Akpom wouldn't be loaned out, Arsène Wenger agreed to send him out on loan to Championship side Hull City. Isaac...

Manager says relationship with Wenger helped transfer happen

Chuba Akpom will be spending the season out on loan at Hull City, and manager Steve Bruce is grateful that Arsène Wenger has allowed...

Transfer news indicates bleak future for Arsenal striker

Teenage striker Chuba Akpom has completed a loan move to Championship side Hull City. Tigers boss Steve Bruce was eager to add some goals and youth...

Manager confirms Akpom deal close

by Lewis Ambrose Hull City manager Steve Bruce has confirmed that a loan deal for Arsenal youngster Chuba Akpom is close to completion ahead of...

Akpom to join Hull City

It looks like Chuba Akpom will be following Isaac Hayden on loan to Hull City

Arsenal striker determined to fight for his place

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal have been heavily linked with a striker during this transfer window, but teenager Chuba Akpom wants to stake a claim for...

Crucial questions left unanswered for Arsenal after Emirates Cup

With another pre-season trophy in the bag, pre-season has gone well, but what have we learnt about Arsenal from the Emirates Cup weekend? With Arsenal...

Wenger praises promising Arsenal stars

by Nia Griffiths After 19-year-old Alex Iwobi scored on his debut for the senior team during Arsenal's 6-0 thumping of Lyon, Arsene Wenger had high...

Video: Arsenal striker shows off his skills

by Lewis Ambrose After weeks without football was filled with speculation young Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom displayed his abilities with a hat-trick against Singapore Select...

Arsenal rising star admits you don't get this chance often

by Nia Griffiths After scoring a hat-trick against Singapore Select XI on Wednesday, Chuba Akpom has admitted that he knows footballers don't get this chance...

Wenger expected Arsenal win against Singapore Select XI

by Nia Griffiths Arsene Wenger expected Arsenal to win against Singapore Select XI and put in the performance we did. Speaking after the match to Arsenal...

Wenger says youngsters can impact on his transfer plans

by Lewis Ambrose The transfer window remains open until the end of August but Arsène Wenger will give his young stars the opportunity to influence...

Wenger: It’s up to him

by Lee Hurley Arsene Wenger believes that the role Chuba Akpom plays with the club this season is up to him. The youngster started Arsenal's first...

Bellerin hails Chuba’s hattrick as striker set to stay

by Lee Hurley Arsenal got their pre-season campaign underway with a 4-0 win over a Singapore Select XI on Wednesday at lunchtime. In what was typical...

Wenger talks about new signing for the first time

by Lewis Ambrose A number of Arsenal youngsters are travelling to Singapore for the Barclays Asia Trophy, and Arsène Wenger says we are likely to...

Arsenal youngsters ready for action

by Nia Griffiths Our youth squad returned to training on Saturday, with the seniors excepted to start returning on Monday. The official Arsenal site released a...

Official: Chuba Akpom joins Forest on loan

Arsenal youngster Chuba Akpom will spend the rest of the season on loan with Nottingham Forest.

Akpom: It's very exciting

Chuba Akpom is apparently set to move on loan for the rest of the season and has now reaffirmed his commitment to England amidst interest from Nigeria

Sanchez nicknames Akpom after Henry, name sticks

Chuba Akpom was a wanted man recently until he signed a new contract with the club and now he carries a massive nickname around with him.

More international call-ups for Arsenal players

Four more arsenal players have been called up to represent their countries during the international break.

Gabriel replaces Akpom in Arsenal squad but no Rosicky

Arsenal have given the latest team news ahead of their Champions League second leg tie in Monaco.

Video: Chuba Akpom believes he can fly

The Arsenal youngster is put on the spot with some quick-fire questions.

Arsenal striker – ‘you are what you believe’

Chuba Akpom doesn't lack for confidence and if he can keep his current attitude, he could really make it at Arsenal. Read more here.

Watch ten of the best from Arsenal’s Academy

Watch ten of the best goals scored by Arsenal Academy players during the 14/15 season to date.

Wenger enlisted to help 'rebuild Nigerian football'

Arsene Wenger has met with the president of the Nigerian Football Federation who are hopeful of enlisting him to help 'rebuild Nigerian football'.

Nigerian FF president meets with parents of young Arsenal stars

The president of the Nigerian FF stopped off at Arsenal at the weekend to meet with some Arsenal players and their parents.

Striker believes he’s capable of making the step up at Arsenal

Chuba Akpom probably can't believe his luck. Here he speaks about his belief that he's capable of making the step up and which players it's a dream to play with.

Crystal Palace song for Sanogo - loan watch and youth roundup

Catch up with all of Arsenal's players who are currently out on loan as well as the news from the youth team and reserves for the past week.

Video - Celebrate Akpom's new contract with all his goals and...

Chuba Akpom has broken through to the first team this season. Here are all his goals and assists from 2014/15.

Striker agrees Arsenal deal

Chuba Akpom has finally ended speculation about his future by signing a new Arsenal deal.

New deal for Akpom + Coquelin's new wages - report

Chuba Akpom is believed to have agreed a four-and-a-half year deal with Arsenal.

Arsenal close to another new deal

Out of contract in the summer, Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Francis Coquelin is close to agreeing a new deal, but what about the others who are free to leave in the summer?

Why it’s no big deal if Chuba Akpom leaves

Chuba Akpom is out of contract in the summer and is stalling on a new deal. With offers from around Europe, is it a big deal if he leaves?

Arsenal ready for third January signing – report

Arsenal have two in the bag already, but are they about to land a third?

Arsenal offer Akpom new deal to ward off suitors

Arsenal have offered Chuba Akpom a three-year deal according to a report in the Independent earlier this week. Akpom, who is still only 19, has...

Sanchez renames Chuba Akpom after Arsenal king

Chuba Akpom must be doing something right in training as Alexis Sanchez has renamed him ‘Titi’. The Arsenal youngster, who seemingly has a big future...