Tag: Joe Willock
After a very exciting season for the Arsenal academy, we're revealing the identity of our Young Player of the Season for 2017/18.
Ian Wright named the five young players he thinks the new Arsenal manager should develop and build around, given the club's reportedly limited transfer budget.
Arsenal lost 2-1 to Manchester United on Sunday, but the very young and inexperienced team can mostly hold their heads high after a fighting performance.
Arsenal slipped to yet another embarrassing away defeat to opposition they should be beating easily on Sunday, as Newcastle ran out 2-1 victors at St. James Park.
Reiss Nelson says Arsene Wenger is planning a 'bright future' for him, Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock, as the academy trio continue to edge closer to the first team.
With eight games to play, Arsenal really don't have much to aim for in the Premier League, so it's a great opportunity to give young players opportunities and experience.
It's time for another international break and two weeks away from club football, so to help you cope here's the fixture list for all the Arsenal players called up.
Five Arsenal youngsters have received England call ups for the next round of youth international fixtures, as the club's academy continues to go from strength to strength.
Arsenal's u23s beat Dinamo Zagreb's 2-1 in the Premier League International Cup on Saturday.
Charlie Nicholas thinks Arsenal's youth players are being punished for the first-team's failures, and I can't say I disagree with him.
Arsenal suffered a poor 2-1 defeat to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, which was disappointing despite the aggregate result putting the club in the next round.
Arsenal play Östersunds FK in the second leg of their round-of-32 tie on Thursday night, and with a cup final at the weekend, you can expect changes to the starting lineup.
The CIES Football Observatory haven't named any Arsenal players on their list of the 50 most promising u20 prospects in Europe.
Joe Willock says he's happy to get a hat-trick of assists, after Arsenal's u23s brushed Everton aside in a 4-0 win.
Arsenal's u23s breezed past Everton 4-0 to cut the gap at the top of the table to just one point on Monday.
The official UEFA website picked their 50 young players to watch in 2018, and not one of them plays for Arsenal.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles needs a chance in midfield, but may be needed at full back more on Sunday.
Arsène Wenger admitted he expects Arsenal to be busy with loans this January. But which players could the Gunners give temporary moves away to?
Arsene Wenger has defended Arsenal's record for playing academy graduates, and says he wants to keep giving young players a chance.
Arsenal's young Gunners delivered impressive showings in the Carabao Cup, helping the team progress to the semi-finals and to the cusp of some silverware.
Arsene Wenger has praised Arsenal's young talent and has stressed the need to give them chances in the first team.
Arsenal included seven academy players in first-team training on Monday, ahead of the Gunners' League Cup quarter-final against West Ham United.
Joe Willock believes that the u23 side can win the Premier League 2 title this season.
Arsenal's u23s' second match of the Premier League International Cup ended in a 0-0 draw against Reading.
Arsenal's u23s returned to winning ways with a 3-0 victory over West Ham, after a number of the more experienced options returned to the line up.
Arsene Wenger wants to see a strong performance from his second choice eleven against Cologne, and won't accept anything less.
Arsenal travel to the RheinEnergieStadion to face German side FC Köln in the Europa League, knowing a draw will ensure of their place in the last-32 as group-winners.
Arsenal have a total of seven players called up for England duty at various youth levels, as the young Gunners benefit from their recent senior match experiences.
After drawing 0-0 at home to Red Star Belgrade on Thursday night, Arsenal have secured qualification to the knockout stages of the Europa League with two games to spare, and did so without risking any of their big names players in the process. Job done, right?
Joe Willock has put pen to paper on a new, long-term deal with Arsenal.
Joe Willock, Reiss Nelson and Eddie Nketiah have all been given England u19 call-ups.
Arsenal u23s came from behind to earn a point away to Chelsea.
Joe Willock scored a late equaliser for Arsenal u23s as they drew 2-2 with Chelsea.
Matt Le Tissier thinks Arsenal fans would rather see youngsters like Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock given a chance in the league over the likes of Granit Xhaka and Mesut Özil.
Joe Willock put in another mature display against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday night leading some to question whether he's the midfielder Arsenal have needed.
Joe Willock, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Reiss Nelson all look set to feature in Arsenal's Europa League match on Thursday, after the trio trained with the first-team.
Jeff Reine-Adelaide says all the Arsenal players can improve by watching Alexis Sanchez.
Arsenal u23s continue their season against Sunderland on Monday night.
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.
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.
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.
Arsenal look to be taking a young squad to Belarus for Thursday's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.
Seven youngsters seem set to travel to Belarus to feature in Arsenal's Europa League match against BATE Borisov on Thursday.
Per Mertesacker believes that the Arsenal youth coming through the academy have great potential and are of a high quality.
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.
Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Josh Dasilva all featured for Arsenal on Wednesday night, and Arsene Wenger believes they've learned about the intensity of senior football and how there's no room for error.
Arsène Wenger claims that his current set of young players are among some of the best he's had in his 21 years at Arsenal.
Arsenal's young midfielder Joe Willock says he's ready to take his chance if he features against Doncaster Rovers in the Carabao Cup tonight.
Alexis Sanchez made a point to shake the hands of all of the youth players involved in first-team training as he arrived at London Colney.
Arsenal have had their first-team photos taken for the 2017/18 season, which included three junior Gunners who won a competition to also feature in the shoot.
With Arsenal's finances dictating them from making a marquee signing, they'll be forced to look to the academy for inspiration. And there are five players who could well be the future of the club.
Several Arsenal players were in action for their respective countries on Friday 1 September; here's how they got on.
Arsenal U23s take on Manchester City U23s at the Emirates Stadium tonight in the Premier League 2.
Arsenal have promoted Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Cohen Bramall to their first team.
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’s pursuit for Thomas Lemar and Alexis’ sickness dominated news, coupled with a potential £126m loss for the Gunners. Arsenal also picked up a piece of silverware.
Mesut Ozil has praised former Arsenal winger Chris Willock ahead of tomorrow's friendly against Benfica.
Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock have continued to train with Arsenal's first team ahead of the Emirates Cup this weekend.
Arsenal goalkeepers Petr Cech and Emi Martinez both shone in Wednesday's win over Bayern Munich.
One of the more exciting parts of pre-season every year, for me at least, is seeing youth players get a chance to show what they can do against senior sides.
Young attacker Reiss Nelson gave his verdict after Arsenal's 2-0 victory over Sydney FC yesterday.
Arsenal made a winning start to pre-season earlier today. Here's some of the things we learned.
Arsenal have kicked off their pre-season tour with a visit to Sydney's Taronga Zoo.
It's increasingly likely that Joe Willock will remain an Arsenal player ahead of the new campaign.
Arsenal's highly-rated winger Chris Willock looks set to join Portuguese giants Benfica this summer on a permanent deal.
This season has been an eventful one for Arsenal's youngsters across various age-groups.
Goals from Donyell Malen, Joe Willock and Daniel Ballard were not enough for Arsenal u18s to finish their season with a home victory over London rivals West Ham.
Arsenal u18s' title aspirations have been left hanging by a thread as they suffered a 3-1 away defeat against Chelsea on Tuesday afternoon.
First-half goals from Reiss Nelson and Edward Nketiah were not enough to give Arsenal u23s a winning finish to their league campaign as United clawed back two goals to salvage a draw.
Joe Willock's brace and a late strike from substitute Yassin Fortune helped Arsenal u18s beat Manchester United with a comfortable 3-0 victory on Wednesday.
Vlad Dragomir proved pivotal with two assists that ensured Arsenal u18s drew with Reading in their first Merit Group fixture.
Edward Nketiah continued his red-hot goalscoring form with his 10th goal at u18 level this season while Joe Willock equalised from the penalty spot shortly afterwards.
Kwame Ampadu's side were comprehensively beaten 5-1 away at Reading, and finished the match with ten men after a late dismissal to compound their misery even further.
by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal have confirmed the signings of 14 youth players, with three signing young professional contracts. Eight of the players involved have come through...