It was a mixed finish to the Easter weekend for Arsenal’s loanees in action across Europe.

Friday and Saturday loanwatch here including a two goals, one from a direct freekick


Julio Pleguzuelo was given a rare start at centre-back and featured for the full 90 minutes during Mallorca’s 1-0 defeat against Real Zaragoza on Sunday.

It’s a genuine surprise that the 20-year-old hasn’t been recalled from his loan spell given such a lack of minutes – this was the first occasion in 2017 where he has started for Mallorca, with only two substitute appearances in January.