Arsenal Youth Gossip

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Ovie Ejeheri with Arsenal (Photo via Ejeheri on Instagram)

Arsenal teenager keeps clean sheet as potential buyers circle

Ovie Ejeheri kept a clean sheet for the Arsenal u18s on Saturday amid speculation around his future for both club and country.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 04: Willian of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on October 04, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth - Pool/Getty Images)

How many deals did Arsenal agree in this transfer window?

The transfer window for the 20/21 season is in full swing so how many deals have Arsenal agreed so far? More than you'd think...
Lille's French midfielder Boubakary Soumare celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais (OL) and Lille (LOSC) on May 5, 2019, at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium in Decines-Charpieu, central-eastern France. (Photo by ROMAIN LAFABREGUE / AFP)

17 updates: Arsenal to raid Lille again, also reject Monaco bid

MEGA UPDATE 7: Arsenal rejected an offer from Monaco for a young star while Mikel Arteta is gearing up to raid Lille again, this time for a midfielder.
Matt Smith (Photo via Instagram)

19-year-old Arsenal FA Cup winner joins Swindon

Matt Smith has joined Swindon Town on loan for the season according to the BBC. after winning an FA Cup medal with Arsenal
Tyger Smalls of Saffron Walden Town against Woodford Town FC (Photo via Instagram)

Arsenal take non-league teenager on trial: Scored almost 300 goals with Spurs academy

Non-league 17-year-old Tyger Smalls will spend time on trial with the Arsenal academy, as he aims to make the step up into professional football.
Alfie Matthews with Arsenal (Photo via Instagram)

Arsenal youngster scores after links to Newcastle United

Alfie Matthews scored for the Arsenal u18s on Saturday, after media links with a January move to Newcastle United this week.
Ben Sheaf (Photo via Twitter)

Arsenal in talks to extend 21-year-old's loan

Arsenal are planning to extend Ben Sheaf's loan with Doncaster Rovers until the end of the season, according to reports.
Sam Greenwood / Sunderland u18s

Going Green? Juventus and AC Milan want goalscoring Arsenal 17-year-old

Juventus and AC Milan are reportedly interested in Arsenal's 17-year-old forward, Sam Greenwood.
Ben Sheaf with Doncaster Rovers (Photo via Twitter / DRFC_Official)

Head coach gives grisly explanation for why Arsenal loanee was left out of their...

Ben Sheaf was mysteriously absent from Doncaster Rovers' squad on Saturday, and head coach Darren Moore explained the gruesome reason why afterwards.
Ben Sheaf with Doncaster Rovers (Photo via Twitter / DRFC_Official)

Doncaster fansite give their thoughts on Arsenal loanee Ben Sheaf so far

Arsenal's Ben Sheaf has spent a little over a month with loan club Doncaster Rovers, so we caught up with the people over at fan website Into The Empty Net to find out how he's doing.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 30: Dominic Thompson of Arsenal FC reacts after Callum Hudson-Odoi of Chelsea FC (not pictured) scores his sides fourth goal during the FA Youth Cup Final, second leg match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Emirates Stadium on April 30, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal agree to sell 19-year-old to Brentford

Arsenal have reportedly sold youngster Dominic Thompson to Brentford with his medical taking place now.
Forward Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal (L) is tackled by Niklas Sule of Bayern Munich during their International Champions Cup game at the Dignity Health Stadium in Carson, California on July 17, 2019. - Arsenal went on to win 2-1. (Photo by Mark RALSTON / AFP)

Bristol City want Eddie Nketiah on loan but Lee Bowyer thinks he’ll stay with...

Bristol City want to sign Eddie Nketiah on loan, but Charlton boss Lee Bowyer thinks the youngster's pre-season performances will see him stay with Arsenal.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - MAY 13: Vontae Daley-Campbell of England during the UEFA European Under-17 Championship Between Norway and England at Pirelli Stadium on May 13, 2018 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Arsenal 18-year-old rejects professional contract, joins Leicester

Arsenal's 18-year-old right back Vontae Daley-Campbell has left the club and joined Leicester.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Jordi Osei-Tutu of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on April 15, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

3 clubs line up to take talented Arsenal 20-year-old

Rennes, VfL Bochum, and Strasbourg are all interested in signing Jordi Osei-Tutu who is apparently available on loan.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Jordi Osei-Tutu of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on April 15, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Arsenal to offer youngster new deal as Hamburg and Celtic declare interest

Arsenal look set to offer Jordi Osei-Tutu a new contract but the youngster could still end up leaving for Germany.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 29: Freddie Ljungberg, Manager of Arsenal gives Jordi Osei-Tutu of Arsenal instructions during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Meadow Park on March 29, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Harriet Lander/Getty Images)

Hamburg table offer for highly-rated Arsenal 20-year-old

Hamburg have reportedly tabled an offer for Arsenal's Jordi Osei-Tutu.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Jaden Brown of Tottenham Hotspur beats Joseph Olowu during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on August 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal 19-year-old picks Nigeria over England and could leave this summer

Arsenal's young defender, Joseph Olowu, has opted to represent Nigeria instead of England.

Arsenal guarantee 2 deals for exciting teenager

Arsenal have handed a deal to 16-year-old Miguel Azeez that will see scholarship terms activated on July 1 and a professional contract handed to him on 20 September when he turns 17.

Arsenal and Manchester United in Tanzania to watch 3 exciting young Nigerians again

Arsenal are reportedly set to send scouts to Tanzania in order to watch three Golden Eaglets with a view to signing them once they are 'of age'.

Arsenal sign attacking midfielder from Ipswich but all is not as it seems

A story is doing the rounds claiming Arsenal have agreed to sign Marcelo Flores from Ipswich and the 15-year-old will join his sisters, Silvana and Tatiana who are already at the club, however, we actually signed him last summer.
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - OCTOBER 5: Dominik Szoboszlai (R) of Hungary and Manuel Locatelli (L) in action during the International Friendly match between Hungary U21 and Italy U21 at Ferenc Szusza Stadium on October 5, 2017 in Budapest, Hungary. (Photo by Laszlo Szirtesi/Getty Images)

6ft1 18-year-old to snub Arsenal for Italy move

Arsenal look set to miss out on Hungarian youngster Dominik Szoboszlai who seems destined for a move to Serie A.
Edward Nketiah

Report: Arsenal star's family asked for money to secure international call up

Eddie Nketiah has reportedly told Ghana that he won’t represent them at international level after his father was allegedly asked for money to obtain the call-up.

Manchester City send ‘invitation’ to youngster Arsenal reportedly already signed

Manchester City reportedly sent Nigeria u15 international Lateef Omidiji Jnr. an invitation to train with them and to check out their facilities but according to a report Daily Trust in Nigeria, Feyenoord stopped that from happening.
Ben Cottrell

Arsenal starlet wanted by Euro giants 'honoured' to be at Arsenal

Marseille and Borussia Dortmund are tracking Arsenal’s Ben Cottrell, a ‘classy’ midfielder who has starred for the u18s this season but the player seems more than happy with the club.
Norway v England - UEFA European Under-17 Championship: Quarter Final

Top European clubs circle over 'next Kyle Walker' in Arsenal academy

RB Leipzig, Schalke, Sassuolo and Atalanta are all tracking Arsenal youngster Vontae Daley-Campbell, according to reports in the English media.

Arsenal move for 3 exciting Nigerian starlets who scored 3 goals this week

Arsenal are ‘locked in a chase’ for young Nigerian starlet Akinkunmi Amoo as well as Samson Tijani and Olatomi Olaniyan according to media reports in the country.

'Every day I missed first-team football': Arsenal man speaks on injury struggles

Krystian Bielik explains what a 'great experience' it is for him to go to Charlton and start matches consistently, after his struggles with injury and getting into the Arsenal first-team.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 12: Krystain Bielik during the Arsenal Training Session at at Koragah Oval on July 12, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Manager calls out 'exceptional' Arsenal loanee's 1 key flaw after weekend winner

Charlton manager Lee Bowyer has admitted Krystian Bielik still has room for improvement, despite making a strong start to life with his new club.
Club Atletico de Madrid v Arsenal - International Champions Cup 2018

Emery vetoes academy star's loan move to keep him for the first-team

Unai Emery has reportedly vetoed any Emile Smith Rowe plans to leave the club on loan this season, as the head coach wants to keep the 18-year-old around.

USA move to ‘steal’ 17-year-old ‘top Arsenal scholar’ from England

The USA Soccer Federation has called up Forlain Balogun for their u18 team ahead of a tournament in the Czech Republic, ‘leap-frogging’ England and Nigeria who are both interested in the player.

Arsenal, Tottenham and West Ham battle for exciting 17-year-old winger

Arsenal, Tottenham and West Ham have all shown interest in 17-year-old winger Elvis Azah, after the youngsters trial in pre-season with Cardiff City.

Arsenal forward's contract with Juventus: Details leaked after ‘full blitz’ on Arsenal

Stephy Mavididi is set to join the Juventus B team in what is a surprising move for many.

Arsenal set to sign young attacking midfielder: Player confirms move himself

Catalin Carjan says Arsenal have sent him the tickets to join them as soon as he turns 16, and they want him in the first team in just two years' time.

Arsenal confirm midfielder has been released

Arsenal have confirmed that Josh Dasilva hasn't signed a new deal with the club, and as a result he's currently a free agent.

15-year-old 'most talented' midfielder to sign for Arsenal, 1st team in 2 years

15-year-old Romanian Cătălin Cârjan will sign a contract with Arsenal when he turns 16 according to an exclusive report from his home country.
Mexico-born Ruben Flores and his family have moved from Canada to Suffolk to pursue the footballing dream of his son, Marcelo, 13, who has signed for Ipswich. L-R Silvana, Marcelo and Tatiana Flores. (via eadt)

Arsenal sign Canadian ‘Craig Bellamy’ who turned down Tottenham and Liverpool

Arsenal have agreed a deal with Ipswich to sign Marcelo Flores after his sister also signed for the club.
Joel Lopez with Spain

Confirmed: Arsenal sign Barcelona youngster

Arsenal have completed the signing of Barcelona full-back Joel Lopez, with the youngster joining on scholarship terms until next March, when he can sign a professional contract.

Arsenal midfielder posts major hint at new deal on social media

Vlad Dragomir has posted a major hint about his future on Instagram, as speculation continues over whether he'll sign a new deal to stay with Arsenal.
Vlad Dragomir (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Talented 19-year-old released by Arsenal in high demand

Vlad Dragomir is a wanted man after being released by Arsenal with Cagliari and Bologna showing an interest in the player according to a report from Romania.

Major hint that talented Arsenal duo have agreed new deals

Joshua Dasilva and Tobi Omole appear to have agreed new deals with Arsenal, as they were both spotted in pre-season training on Tuesday.