Tag: Joel Campbell

Snapped: Arsenal forward gets married

Joel Campbell married his girlfriend, Fernanda Mora, in a ceremony in his homeland on Saturday evening.

Agent expects 24-year-old international forward to go to Arsenal after honeymoon

Joel Campbell’s agent is expecting the player to return to Arsenal this summer although he has left the door open for yet another move.

Joel Campbell undergoes medical tests ahead of CONCACAF Gold Cup

Arsenal and Costa Rica winger Joel Campbell was in a playful mood after a series of medical tests were conducted on him and seven other players ahead of the upcoming CONCACAF Gold Cup in July.

Stuttgart sign Arsenal striker on loan

Takuma Asano will spend another season with Stuttgart after he was once again denied a work permit to stay with Arsenal.

Arsenal's forward's agent uses goal against Manchester United to demonstrate worth

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Joel Campbell's agent, Joaquim Batica, has come out in support of his client, who has been linked with a move away from Arsenal this summer.

Arsenal suffer blow after striker is denied a work permit

Takuma Asano
Takuma Asano has once again been denied a work permit and will therefore remain at Stuttgart on loan next season.

What next for Arsenal's forgotten forward as Brighton and others circle?

It's increasingly likely that Joel Campbell will complete a permanent move away from Arsenal this summer, with a number of interested suitors looking at the Costa Rican as a credible attacking option.

Arsenal in the summer: Complete run-down of Arsenal players in action

With so many Arsenal players potentially away on international duty, we took a look at the matches you should keep an eye out for this summer.

Club president jets in, contacts Arsenal to discuss winger deal

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
According to recent developments, Turkish side Besiktas are planning a summer move for Arsenal winger Joel Campbell.

Has Wenger taken his eye off the ball when it comes...

Arsenal have 12 players out of contract next summer and therefore set to run into their final year very soon - does this suggest that Arsene Wenger has taken his eye off the ball?

Costa Rica 2-1 Trinidad and Tobago: Campbell assists as Ticos prevail

Joel Campbell's assist after just 45 seconds helped Costa Rica to an important three points during their World Cup qualifier against Trinidad and Tobago.

22 Arsenal loanees rated

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

Sead Kolasinac's Arsenal shirt number

Kolasinac has yet to be assigned a number at Arsenal. What options are available for him?

Arsenal duo lead a long list of players heading for a...

Arsenal are looking to sell several players this summer to reduce the size of their squad.

Tug-of-war begins for Arsenal forward - not Alexis or Giroud (or...

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
According to recent reports, two of Turkey's top sides are interested in a permanent move for Joel Campbell this summer.

Arsenal forgotten forward working with personal trainer ahead of key summer

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
Having been called up by Costa Rica, Joel Campbell has been working with a personal trainer for the last month in order to maintain his fitness with international fixtures coming up.

Arsenal 24-year-old's poor form sees him drop in international rankings

Joel Campbell's lack of minutes at club level in recent months has seen the 24-year-old forward drop down his national team rankings based on current form, according to Argentine newspaper La Nación.

Does this Arsenal player really want to leave in the summer?...

Arsenal's versatile midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been heavily linked with a surprise move to Liverpool in recent months, but there are doubts over the validility of such claims.

Newly-promoted Premier League outfit in bid for Arsenal forward

Campbell (C) in action against Boavista during their fixture in April
According to various reports, Joel Campbell could be playing Premier League football next season for newly-promoted side Brighton & Hove Albion.

Arsenal loan watch: Toral returns for Rangers but forward still frozen...

Arsenal loan watch
Four out of five players featured for their respective loan sides in Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures across Europe.

Portuguese press confirm forward to go to Arsenal this summer

Joel Campbell is set to return to Arsenal, having flattered to deceive during a frustrating loan experience with Sporting this season.

Arsenal loan watch: 1 win, 1 defeat and 1 player frozen...

Arsenal loan watch
In Sunday's European fixtures, there were only a few Arsenal players involved for their loanee sides.

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...

Arsenal forward set for loan again next season with buy option

Joel Campbell is reportedly set to go out on loan again next season.

Arsenal loan watch: Bennacer screamer, Toral's Rangers goal & more

Arsenal loan watch
It was a better start to the weekend for Arsenal's loanees in action across Friday and Saturday's range of European fixtures.

Brilliant Arsenal loanee with MOTM award, smashing goal & loan roundup

Arsenal loan watch
It was a mixed set of results for Arsenal's loanees across Europe on Friday and Saturday's round of fixtures.

Arsenal forward to meet with Fenerbahce reps in London

Joel Campbell is reportedly due to meet with Fenerbahce reps in London over a potential move.

'Talented enough to play for big European club': Arsenal loan watch

Six Arsenal loanees' clubs were in action on Sunday. Here's how they got on: Read more: Friday and Saturday loan watch round-up Calum Chambers Calum Chambers is still...

Alexis Sanchez stars, Calamity Kos, Elneny scores & more: Arsenal international...

Alexis Sanchez, Laurent Koscielny, Olivier Giroud, Mohamed Elneny, David Ospina, Joel Campbell and Ainsley Maitland-Niles have all been in action for the respective countries.

Bruno Carvalho: Arsenal deal ‘possible’ for ‘great player’

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Sporting CP’s president, Bruno Carvalho, has said that he cannot rule out a deal for Joel Campbell even though the player has had a bit of a tough time there on loan this season.

Arsenal forward: I’ve given my best, I don’t know why I...

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Joel Campbell doesn’t know why he hasn’t seen much action during his loan with Sporting this season, saying he has given his best.

Forward confirms he will go to Arsenal this summer

Joel Campbell has confirmed that he will be returning to Arsenal at the end of the season when his loan spell at Sporting is up.

Arsenal forward ‘motivated and happy’ despite club woes

Joel Campbell has said that he feels ‘happy and motivated’ after receiving a callup to the Costa Rican national side despite struggling in Portugal.

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 forward in trouble over poor attitude

Joel Campbell is facing a fine over his behaviour according to reports from Portugal.

Poor form leaves Arsenal forward playing for his future

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All things considered, Joel Campbell has had a disappointing season thus far at Sporting.

Arsenal loan watch - More success and another assist

Arsenal loan watch
It was a more successful Saturday than usual for Arsenal's players out on-loan across Europe.

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: 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.

Rangers and Roma - Arsenal players impress on loan while others...

Arsenal loan watch
Wojciech Szczesny kept another clean sheet and other players out on-loan across Europe over the past 48 hours.

Elneny helps Egypt become highest ranking African nation

Mohamed Elneny scores at AFCON final
Egypt’s silver medal at this year’s AFCON has seen the nation enter the Top 25 FIFA rankings after the governing body released the latest table.

Arsenal forward picks up adductor injury

Joel Campbell
You can take the player from Arsenal but you cannot take his DNA – Joel Campbell has an adductor injury.

Arsenal loan watch: Assists for 2 as Zelalem and others get...

Arsenal loan watch
There were starts for a few of Arsenal's players out on-loan during Friday and Saturday's fixtures across Europe, with contrasting results.

Arsenal loan watch: 3 start but worrying signs for forward

Arsenal loan watch
It wasn't a typically busy start to the weekend in terms of action across Europe for Arsenal's players out on loan this season, but a few made starts for their respective clubs with contrasting results.

Arsenal loan watch: A MotM display, debut, assist and more

Arsenal loan watch
There was a Man of the Match display from Jack Wilshere, a Calum Chambers assist and a start for Jon Toral during Rangers' Cup victory over Motherwell in an action-packed Saturday for Arsenal loanees.

Arsenal loan watch: Szczesny sets record, Toral's Rangers debut & more

Arsenal loan watch
There were minutes this weekend for Arsenal's more experienced players out on-loan but a few youngsters also featured across Europe as the top leagues returned to action after a winter break.

Arsenal loan watch: Goalkeeper saves penalty while forward assists

Arsenal loan watch
Wojciech Szczesny made a string of important saves, including a stop to deny M'Baye Niang's first-half penalty, keeping a hard-fought clean sheet as Roma prevailed over AC Milan on Monday evening.

Loan watch: Arsenal forward assists while keeper keeps clean sheet

Arsenal loan watch
A few of Arsenal's loanees featured this weekend, with Wojciech Szczesny earning a clean sheet for Roma and Takuma Asano creating an assist during a routine VfB Stuttgart win the highlights.

Arsenal forward linked with permanent move to Portugal - report

Joel Campbell
Joel Campbell, currently on his fifth loan spell away from the Emirates, has impressed in patches of good form for Sporting.

Arsenal loan watch - MotM for one, struggles for another, penalty...

Arsenal loan watch
A roundup of all the Arsenal players on loan who have been involved so far this weekend

Arsenal loan watch: Excellent performances from 2 midfielders, rare starts for...

Arsenal loan watch
A number of Arsenal players got rare starts this weekend while Jack Wilshere excelled once again for Bournemouth.

Goals galore for Arsenal players on international duty

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez proved that hamstrings are just something mortals have to worry about by netting a brace against Uruguay as Joel Campbell also grabbed a couple of goals for Costa Rica.

Stunning tricks, first goals, superb passes + more – Arsenal international...

Arsenal international duty
With the international break in full swing, we take a look at the first-team players (including those out on-loan) who were called up to their respective countries in recent days.

Arsenal on international duty – who’s playing, where and when

Arsenal international duty
We're now into the third international break of a season that isn't even three months old, so who will be going where and for what?

Loan watch – Goal and assist for Arsenal man in 3-0...

Joel Campbell
Joel Campbell helped himself to a goal and an assist as Sporting CP beat Arouca 3-0 on Sunday evening.

Arsenal loan watch - MOTM awarded, first starts and benched players

Arsenal loan watch
There were more minutes for Arsenal's crop of talent, both senior and youth, players currently out on-loan across Europe.

Fans in Portugal turning on Joel Campbell

Joel Campbell
According to reports coming from Portugal, Joel Campbell is struggling while on loan at Sporting because he can't seem to gel with manager, Jorge Jesus', plans.

Arsenal loan players enjoy better weekend with goals and minutes

Arsenal loan watch
It was a better week for Arsenal's crop of players out on-loan, especially Dan Crowley, who followed up his goal against Coventry with another well-taken finish against Port Vale in one of Saturday's 3pm kick-off's.

Watch: Arsenal forward's trickery wins late penalty that he scores to...

Joel Campbell won and scored an injury-time penalty to give Costa Rica a dramatic 4-3 win over Russia in a friendly that took place on Sunday.

Loan watch: One Arsenal man dropped while another assists

There were mixed feelings for two of Arsenal's loanee players over this past week, with Joel Campbell's poor performance against Rio Ave meaning he was left on the substitutes' bench for Sporting's 4-2 win against Estoril Friday evening.

Loan watch: Arsenal men succumb to disappointment

Joel Campbell (Sporting) and Wojciech Szczesny (Roma) both started for their respective loan sides, but neither were on the winning team this past Sunday.

Arsenal forward keen to 'continue working' for success

Joel Campbell
After Sporting lost 2-1 to Real Madrid in the Champions League, Joel Campbell made it clear that although it's not the best result, he wants to keep working.

Loan watch: Arsenal man barely gets look in during Champions League...

Joel Campbell's loan club, Sporting, lost against Real Madrid 2-1 in the Champions League.

Watch: Arsenal forward scores on loan while others struggle for minutes

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Joel Campbell was Arsenal's only loanee to start and complete the full 90 minutes on Saturday - and he netted a goal in Sporting's 3-0 victory over Moreirense.

Arsenal scout: He will be better for Arsenal

Luis Boa Morte has said that Joel Campbell will be ‘better for Arsenal’ after his loan spell with Sporting CP this season.

Quick watch: Campbell makes a little fan very happy

Joel Campbell has given a young fan a moment he will never forget when he not only gave him his shirt after the game, but he put it on for him.

Campbell: I deserved to play more at Arsenal

Joel Campbell has claimed that he deserved to play more at Arsenal and you’d be hard pushed to find any fans who disagree with you.

Loan watch: Arsenal man throws away two-goal lead, forward features in...

Arsenal loanees, Wojciech Szczesny and Joel Campbell both featured for their temporary clubs on Sunday.

Friday Arsenal recap: Mustafi and Perez almost complete, defender out +...

The big news on Friday was that Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez look as if they're about to sign for Arsenal very soon.

Arsenal boss: 'He's a victim'

Arsene Wenger spoke about Joel Campbell's loan move to Sporting during his pre-Watford presser on Friday and described the Costa Rican as a 'victim of squad size'.

Forward reveals feeling 'uncomfortable' at Arsenal

Joel Campbell has revealed why he left Arsenal to spend the season on loan at Sporting and it's pretty much exactly what we all suspected.

Five things Arsenal did this week that made us laugh (or...

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This week has, even by Arsenal's standards, been one of high comedy. A few observations

Look - Arsenal forward trains for first time with his new...

Joel Campbell will wear the number 7 shirt at Sporting, a move that has left some Sporting fans worried that he will be affected by the curse which seems to follow the shirt.

Monday Arsenal recap: What’s the deal with Mustafi? Griezmann + more

With very little in the way of actual news, we got stuck into the deep, depressing world of Arsenal gossip, including the latest on Shkodran Mustafi.

Ex-Fulham man welcomes Arsenal star

Bryan Ruiz welcomed Joel Campbell to his new club, Sporting, after the forward completed his move to the Portuguese team this weekend.

“I came to be champion!” says Arsenal forward after move

Joel Campbell has admitted that he joined Sporting to become a ‘champion.'

‘He was the player I wanted’ says manager as forward deal...

Sporting’s manager, Jorge Jesus, has said that Joel Campbell was a player he wanted when he was manager of Benfica, but refused to be drawn further on the issue because the deal wasn't complete.

Arsenal expected to complete deal this week as forward flies in...

Joel Campbell is expected to complete his loan move to Sporting Club de Portugal next week after the media in the country reported that he has already arrived in the country and is expected to undergo a medical some time after the weekend.

Four clubs chase Arsenal forward - report

Sporting Lisbon have reportedly reignited their interested in Joel Campbell.

Player ratings v Viking FK: Campbell, Cazorla and Oxlade-Chamberalin all shine...

Another pre-season win for Arsenal against Viking FK saw moments of brilliance from a few Gunners.

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

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

Look: Arsenal man predicted to leave trains with squad

Joel Campbell and Calum Chambers look likely to start against Lens after sharing pictures of them training on Thursday.

Official: Forward confirms Arsenal stay

The media have been claiming that Joel Campbell is set to be released by Arsenal this summer but the forward has other plans.

What does Arsenal's transfer history teach us?

For many Arsenal fans, the summer transfer window is like an establishing shot from a Clint Eastwood western.

Friday recap: Arsenal midfielder deal confirmed, coach signed, targets missed +...

Well, here we are, another Arsenal-less weekend with nothing much but nonsense to discuss.

Three more Arsenal players on verge of leaving club

Arsenal are on the verge of letting three youngsters go – Joel Campbell, Wellington Silva and Tafari Moore. Wellington Silva posted a picture of himself...

Tournament over for Arsenal man

Joel Campbell and Costa Rica are heading home from the Copa America after the end of the group stages while David Ospina watched on from the bench as Colombia lost 3-2 to Joel’s team in Houston, Texas.

Watch: Campbell starts as Costa Rica draw bad-tempered game v Paraguay

Joel Campbell played 67 minutes as Costa Rica opened their Copa America campaign with a scoreless draw against Paraguay.

Report: Arsenal agree terms with possible Sanogo replacement

After activating Jamie Vardy’s release clause, the Express are claiming that Arsenal have agreed terms with Hoffenheim’s Antonio Colak.

Free Copa America Centenario Wallcharts

A landmark Copa America starts on June 3rd (4th for us in Europe).

Campbell claims assist as Costa Rica win

Joel Campbell grabbed an assist for his country as they beat Venezuela 2-1. Watch the highlights here.

Ranking Arsenal's attacking midfielders for 2015/16 season

The season is over, but who were the heroes and villains of Arsenal’s campaign?

The young Arsenal stars who shone to seal crucial win

Arsenal u21s secured promotion via the play-offs on Tuesday evening, beating Aston Villa 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium to return to the top flight of u21 football in England.

Arsenal's youth academy heading back to the big time

Tuesday night was important for the club in more ways than one: the headline grabber was West Ham signing off at Upton Park with a win over Manchester United that guaranteed Champions League football for Arsenal next year.

Arsenal forward insists the Premier League is no harder than expected

Arsenal forward Joel Campbell hasn't featured much recently but has impressed fans during this season, his first in England.

Arsenal have paid the price for not taking risks

When criticising Arsenal for not taking enough risks, there is plenty to choose from.

Campbell starts but Costa Rica can only draw

Arsenal forward Joel Campbell started for Costa Rica on Friday night but couldn't help the side to anything more than a 1-1 draw against Jamaica.

23-year-old international forward: I was ready to play for Arsenal

Joel Campbell told Arsenal magazine that, after a four year wait, he was ‘ready to play for Arsenal’ when he finally got his chance. As...

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...

What does this forward have to do to please Arsene Wenger?

When the teams were announced for Saturday’s game against Tottenham, most Arsenal fans were asking 'why no Joel Campbell?' The Costa Rican was a lonely...

Wenger to start two strikers against Spurs - predicted XI

Arsenal predicted lineup
So, it's the north London derby on Saturday and Arsenal are without a few key men for what is one of the most important...

Wenger reveals why he took Campbell off v Swansea after fan...

The boos that rang out upon the announcement that Arsene Wenger was taking off Joel Campbell against Swansea were deafening. Joel Campbell had been our...

Arsenal suffer second injury blow ahead of Tottenham

As if the news that Petr Cech wouldn't feature against Tottenham on Saturday was bad enough, Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Laurent Koscielny will...

Arsenal star reaches out to fans on Twitter ahead of Swansea...

Arsenal's p.r. team have obviously had a word and tried to get the players to reach out to fans more on Twitter ahead of...

Injury update: Midfielder won't play for Arsenal until May

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is facing two months out but doesn't need surgery.

Arsenal forward brushes off title pressure - 'We're a big team,...

Joel Campbell seems fairly relaxed over our bid for the Premier League title this season, insisting that as a big team, we're used to...

Which under-performing forward should Wenger start against Leicester?

Leicester roll up in London this week for the most important of league games. Sitting some five points behind the Foxes with games starting to...

Campbell explains how Spanish teammate has helped him at Arsenal

Joel Campbell recently opened up about his friendship with Hector Bellerin both on and off the pitch. Campbell has become a huge part of our...

Why Walcott should be dropped to make way for Arsenal forward

With the Chilean forward back from injury and obviously undroppable, which player should now sit on the bench in the next game when there...

Arsenal’s dead deadline day reflects surprise squad strength

Apart from Wenger's pre-Ozil smirk, and the mad trolley dash after the 8-2 debacle at Old Trafford, Arsenal invariably seem determined to disappoint whichever...

Exclusive: Joel Campbell Wallpapers And Covers

From "Get out while you can!" to a regular starter! How good has Joel Campbell been this season? He has definitely secured a first team...

Wenger reveals he vehemently refused to sell forward last summer

Arsene Wenger has once against praised Joel Campbell after his recent success in the first team. If reports are to be believed, the forward was...

Arsenal ace insists he's no better than his team-mates

Joel Campbell spoke recently about his current success in the first team. The forward found it hard to break into the first team and ended...

Two Arsenal men selected in official FA Cup team of the...

Joel Campbell and Hector Bellerin were selected in the FA's team of the weekend from the third round of the FA Cup. The Costa Rican, who...

Arsenal's form ahead of Liverpool game suggests surprise depth in shallow...

So another week and another win, albeit against opposition lacking in both talent and ambition, and the good ship Arsenal is still on course,...

Arsenal goalscorer celebrates after smashing Sunderland

Joel Campbell was ecstatic after scoring against Sunderland in the FA Cup. The goal marked the forward's third of the season so far and his overall...

Arsenal smash Sunderland to keep FA Cup record going [with goals]

Arsene Wenger continued his amazing run of never losing a third round tie in the FA Cup by beating Sunderland to progress in the competition the...

Arsenal ready £60k per week striker offer – report

Grab on to your hats because Arsenal are allegedly getting ready to offer a striker £60k a week, and that striker’s name is...Joel Campbell! Yes, that’s...

Galatasaray ready to grab Arsenal forward - report

If rumours are to be believed, half of our squad will be playing in Turkey next season. This time, it's Joel Campbell who's been linked...

Manchester City win has Arsenal's surprise of the season eyeing title

Another start for Joel Campbell, and he seems to be doing more and more to prove his worth each game. After scoring goals against Swansea...

Player focus: Joel Campbell is worthy of his place

For the third successive Premier League fixture, Joel Campbell was starting. This may not seem particularly significant, but considering how he was seemingly destined...

Could Arsenal be growing into genuine title contenders?

After a week that exceeded even my most optimistic podcast prediction, it's hard to not start considering this team as one of the title...

Newcastle chase two Arsenal internationals - report

With a relegation battle potentially on the cards, Newcastle are looking to strengthen their squad this January and, according to reports, plan on doing...

Özil the key as he makes everyone around him better

This weekend saw the wounded animal that is Arsenal limp past the finishing line against a spirited but limited Sunderland. Despite impressive performances from...

Arsenal forward awaits test in biggest game of season on Wednesday

As well as scoring a goal at the weekend, Costa Rica international Joel Campbell worked tirelessly to help Arsenal to all three points against Sunderland. The...

Why Arsenal striker dishing out pep talks behind the scenes is...

After Joel Campbell scored his second goal of the season against Sunderland on Saturday, fellow goalscorer Olivier Giroud admitted to giving the forward some...

Forward describes win over Sunderland as a 'blessing'

Joel Campbell appears to be improving every time he plays and he proved this by scoring his second goal of the season against Sunderland...

Player focus: Arsenal forward leaves Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspurs' star looking...

Joel Campbell has had something of a topsy turvy few games. Against Dinamo Zagreb he was a live wire, making one very smart assist and...

Predicted XI: Wenger to drop top performer for Ramsey’s return at...

Arsenal predicted lineup
A trip to Norwich City comes on the back of one of Arsenal's best and most complete performances of the season. The win against Dinamo...

Small steps for Joel Campbell, but can he make a giant...

Helen Trantum column
There’s a Chinese proverb which applies quite aptly to Joel Campbell. “Be not afraid of going slowly. Be afraid only of standing still.” Arsenal sign a...

Another Arsenal forward picks up injury

Joel Campbell has picked up a calf problem and will be assessed before Arsenal’s game against Norwich. Speaking at his pre-match press conference, Arsene Wenger...

Arsenal player ratings v Dinamo Zagreb: Özil and Alexis shine, Joel...

A strong performance and a 3-0 win against Dinamo Zagreb kept Arsenal's Champions League hopes alive on Tuesday night. The Gunners went into the game...

Clubs step up interest in Arsenal forward

Turkish clubs Fenerbahce and Galatasary continue to monitor Joel Campbell’s situation at Arsenal in the hopes that they can land the Costa Rican. Drafted into...

Infographic: How Arsenal's internationals got on during the break

Just over a week ago, ten Arsenal players left for international duty. 13 appearances later, it seems that all 10 are set to return injury free....

Arsenal forward wants to fight for his place despite offer from...

Joel Campbell has finally started a few games for Arsenal, and he's not ready for that to end just yet. The Costa Rican scored in...

Arsène Wenger’s red jockstrap

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A degree of irrationality can affect us all from time to time. Last night, for example, I took Jo to see Mark Kermode and Simon...

Arsenal depth doubtful as first team continues to fly

Do Arsenal have enough competent bodies to sustain a real title challenge? A mixed week in Arsenal world has made two things abundantly clear. Firstly, If...

Arsenal forward: Goal was worth wait

Joel Campbell scored his first goal for Arsenal against Swansea and although the forward admitted he had to wait for his big moment, he...

Arsenal's latest injury crisis has inspired an opportunity

"The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis,...

Player focus: Joel Campbell impresses with first Arsenal goal

Joel Campbell capped a solid performance in the 3-0 win at Swansea with a goal in his first ever Premier League start. He was given...

Arsenal scorer dedicates goal to daughter

After scoring his first goal of the season and Premier League against Swansea City on Saturday, Joel Campbell took to Twitter to dedicate it...

Wenger hands out first league start: Swansea City v Arsenal official...

Arsenal team news
After a disappointing midweek full of rotation, Arsène Wenger has reinstated his strongest team possible for the trip to Swansea City on Saturday. The Gunners...

Wenger backs reject to help the squad

Arsène Wenger is set to hand Joel Campbell is first Premier League start on Saturday afternoon, and is backing the Costa Rican to impress. Signing...

Teenager returns to Arsenal and could make his debut in Munich

Is Arsenal midfielder Jeff Reine-Adelaide an option in Munich? Injuries to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott have left Arsène Wenger with only Joel Campbell and...

Wenger has to gamble in midfield – predicted XI to face...

Arsenal v swansea
After a week of rotation in the League Cup, the Arsenal side should be stocked full of stars once again at Swansea on Saturday. Unfortunately,...

Injury scares hit for Halloween – Swansea City v Arsenal preview

Arsenal v swansea
Halloween occurs on Saturday, when Arsenal face Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium. The Gunners lost to the Welsh outfit twice last season and head...

Fringe players let youngsters down in difficult circumstances

The fringe players did not cover themselves in glory on Tuesday night against Sheffield Wednesday. They certainly comforted Wenger’s opinion that they aren't as good as the...

Latest injuries will force Wenger to gamble with team selection

Just a week ago Aaron Ramsey had the right midfield slot nailed down. Theo Walcott had exclusively been used up front this season and Alex...

Watch: Joel Campbell shows he’s still got it by scoring for...

Although Joel Campbell is finding it hard to get regular game time for Arsenal, he showed he's still got it against the USA for...

The forgotten man: Joel Campbell

For all of Arsenal's well-documented transfer troubles, so to speak, in the summer window, they've still got a fairly cohesive unit. Admittedly, you'd wince seeing...

Internationals: Walcott and Cazorla both on score sheet

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Theo Walcott continued his fine form by scoring another goal in England's 2-0 win over Estonia, while Santi Cazorla netted his first international goal...

Internationals: Ospina clean sheet, Iwobi debut, Campbell loses

David Ospina could breathe a sigh of relief after the goalkeeper kept a clean sheet on his first appearance since his Champions League nightmare...

Infographic: When to watch Arsenal players on international duty

Following our 3-0 defeat of Manchester United, it's almost two weeks until we get to watch Arsenal in action again. If playing Watford on 17th...

Arsenal midfielder admits Gunners' victory against Tottenham Hotspur wasn't easy

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Joel Campbell made his second appearance for Arsenal this season in the Capital One Cup against Spurs - and what better game to feature in...

Predicted XI: Wenger to drop his superstars at Tottenham

Arsenal predicted lineup
It didn't pay off in Zagreb last week, but expect Arsène Wenger to rotate his squad again when Arsenal visit White Hart Lane on...

Wenger admits he was watching progression of Manchester United signing

There almost certainly isn't an up and coming French talent that Arsène Wenger doesn't know. The manager looked on during the end of the transfer...

Watch: Arsenal forward sets up winning goal

Joel Campbell set up the winning goal for Costa Rica on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning as they defeated Uruguay 1-0. The forward, who looked like he...

International striker: Wenger wants the best and he wanted me

With Arsenal failing to land a striker in the transfer window, Joel Campbell was kept at the club when it looked for all the...

Arsenal fear long-term injury which forced transfer plans

Arsenal's Danny Welbeck hasn't played since April, and is showing no sign of returning anytime soon. The forward could be back after the international break...

Arsenal forward fails to secure move away

Not long after Joel Campbell stated that he would be concentrating on national duty, it's been confirmed that he will be staying at Arsenal...

Arsenal forward focuses on national team

Rumours that Joel Campbell could be signing for Galatasaray before transfer deadline day aren't allowing the forward to lose focus on national duty. The 23-year-old...

Striker bid finally prepared for Arsenal deal

According to Turkish paper Vatan, Galatasaray are planning a late move for Arsenal forward Joel Campbell. The Costa Rican is surplus to requirements in north...

Striker's future to be settled at last

Costa Rican forward Joel Campbell is unlikely to be at Arsenal when the transfer window ends. That much seems obvious, despite Arsène Wenger's claim on...

Wenger confirms striker talks are planned

Palermo have been chasing the signature of Costa Rican forward Joel Campbell but, for now, he remains an Arsenal player. According to the Italian club...

President: Negotiations for Arsenal striker broken down

Palermo end their interest in Campbell.

Club official due in London on Thursday to broker striker deal

It is pretty clear that Joel Campbell doesn't have much of a future at Arsenal, and a move to Palermo may well be back...

Arsenal winger open to exit

Campbell's agent says winger is on the market.

Arsenal ‘annoying’ Palermo

Arsenal are reportedly giving Palermo the run-around regarding Joel Campbell.

Arsenal tell Italians to double bid for World Cup talent

by Lewis Ambrose 12 months ago the stock of Joel Campbell had risen considerably after a string of impressive World Cup displays for Costa Rica. The...

Deal for Arsenal forward close to completion

by Lewis Ambrose France, Spain, Greece, Spain. Where is Joel Campbell heading next? The forward has been at the Gold Cup with Costa Rica this summer...

Arsenal ace impresses with blistering run

by Nia Griffiths Despite Costa Rica losing 1-0 to Mexico from a dodgy penalty, resulting in them being dumped out of the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals,...

Crystal Palace interested in Arsenal forward

by Mosope Ominiyi Alan Pardew's men are reportedly intrigued by the possibility of signing Joel Campbell whether that be on a loan spell with an...

Arsenal put high price on winger’s head

by Nia Griffiths Arsenal have put a high price on winger Joel Campbell's head, which in turn is stalling a potential transfer away from the...

Arsenal agree to sell winger to Besiktas

by Nia Griffiths Reports are emerging that Arsenal have agreed to sell Joel Campbell to Besiktas. Despite the young star's potential, he didn't manage to break...

Vieira says Arsenal deal won't happen

by Lewis Ambrose Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira has ruled out a move for Arsenal forward Joel Campbell. Benfica were on the end of a good...

Manager wants to pair Arsenal forward with van Persie

by Lewis Ambrose According to a report in Turkey, the new manager of Besiktas is looking at pairing Joel Campbell and Robin van Persie next...

David Moyes will have to pay £5M for Arsenal forward

by Lewis Ambrose After a strong loan spell at Olympiakos was followed by an impressive World Cup campaign for Costa Rica Joel Campbell was given...

Arsenal winger's father wants him to leave the club

by Nia Griffiths With heavy interest from Benfica over the signing of Joel Campbell, his dad has given his opinion on the move and it's...

Arsenal man flattered to be linked with Spanish side

by Lee Hurley Joel Campbell is a wanted man. With rumours of a bid coming from David Moyes' Real Sociedad and interest from Turkey, the Costa Rican...

Striker ‘not a priority’ despite reports of done deal

by Lee Hurley Earlier this week it was reported that Joel Campbell had reached an agreement that would see him join Fenerbahce next season. The story in the...

Arsenal forward delivers neat assist for national side

by Nia Griffiths Joel Campbell featured in his 47th match for Costa Rica against Spain on Thursday and picked up his first assist of the...

Sporting Lisbon enter race for Arsenal man

by Lee Hurley Press in Portugal are reporting that Sporting Lisbon are keen on landing Joel Campbell. The Costa Rican is, seemingly, a wanted man –...

Spanish side offer €8m for Arsenal man

by Lee Hurley AS in Spain are reporting that David Moyes' Real Sociedad have offered €8.2m for Joel Campbell after meeting with the player last week. Moyes...

Forward ready to 'fight for Arsenal dream,' admits Gunners obsession

Joel Campbell has told the media in Costa Rica that he is obsessed with playing at Arsenal and will happily go out on loan...

Arsenal forward: You can never rule anything out

Hands up if you think Joel Campbell has a future at Arsenal? Yeah, me neither and it seems that even the player is taking a...

Loan watch: Campbell finally scores for Villarreal [with video]

Forward Joel Campbell has been on loan to Villarreal since the January transfer window and has finally scored his first goal for the team. The...

Forward hopeful of Arsenal future

Joel Campbell is hopeful of returning to Arsenal after his loan spell with Villarreal is over at the end of the season. The Costa Rican,...

Aston Villa want Arsenal man as Benteke replacement – report

Aston Villa are said to be interested in signing Joel Campbell from Arsenal. The Costa Rican, who is out on loan with Villarreal, is said...

Trio set for Arsenal return

Arsene Wenger confirmed that Joel Campbell, Yaya Sanogo and Lukas Podolski will all return to the club this summer. Of course, none of that means...

Eight players who could leave Arsenal this summer

Are these eight Arsenal players heading for the door this summer?

Arsenal striker: I like doing fancy moves

Joel Campbell has admitted he loves doing tricks no the pitch, but insists he's no show-off.

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.

Joel Campbell happy after Villarreal league debut

Joel Campbell made his debut for Villarreal at the weekend and the forward gave his impressions after his first outing in Spain.

How did Arsenal do in the January transfer window?

For once, January in the transfer market was a calm one for both Arsenal and the fans. Getting their business tied up relatively early and...

Podolski fails to play 90 again + loan roundup and youth...

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.

Arsenal renew second contract

As Arsenal announced the arrival of Gabriel on a permanent deal, they also slipped in some Joel Campbell news. Leaving to join Villarreal on loan...

Campbell ‘very happy’ to join Villarreal – with video

Joel Campbell has been shipped out on loan again and the Costa Rican gave an interview about the move.

OFFICIAL – Arsenal sign Gabriel ‘in principle’, Campbell goes on loan

Arsenal have signed Brazilian centreback Gabriel Paulista after meeting his release clause and allowing Joel Campbell to join them on loan.

Arsenal to give forward answer ‘on Wednesday’

Arsenal are believed to be set to give their answer to Real Sociedad’s ‘can we have Joel Campbell’ question on Wednesday. The Mail are reporting...

Arsenal won’t loan Campbell, only sell – report

A report in the Portuguese paper O Jogo is claiming that Arsenal will not send Joel Campbell out on loan – but they will...

Arsenal and Real Sociedad in ‘advanced talks’

Despite letting Lukas Podolski leave and attempting to send Yaya Sanogo away, Arsenal could also see Joel Campbell leave this winter. According to reports in...

Villareal enter race for Arsenal front man

According to a report from Spain, Villareal are keen to take Joel Campbell during this transfer window. The report, which is far from substantial, gives...

I did the best I could but I will improve –...

Joel Campbell was granted a rare start for Arsenal on Sunday against Hull in the FA Cup. Impressing and showing clear signs of improvement, the...

Joel Campbell set for new Arsenal contract – report

He hardly gets any minutes, but Arsenal are reportedly set to offer Joel Campbell a new contract before deciding if they will send him...

David Moyes wants Arsenal man at Real Sociedad

According to a report coming out of Spain, former Everton and Manchester United boss David Moyes wants to bring Joel Campbell to Real Sociedad...

Podolski throws tantrum, OUT of Southampton game, Campbell tipped to start...

Just when we thought the German might get a start, it seems the player will not be available. Pulling out of training citing an injury,...