Arsenal u18s take on Chelmsford City academy (Photo taken by Dan Critchlow)

Arsenal pre-season kicks off with a 4-0 win

The Arsenal academy teams kicked off pre-season with a 4-0 win on Saturday, Dan Micciche's first game formally in charge of the u18s.
Marcelo Flores (Photo via Flores on Instagram)

Arsenal 17-year-old wanted by England, Canada and Mexico

Marcelo Flores could still play for Canada, Mexico, or England, and it depends on the opportunities he is given, according to his father.
Daniel Oyegoke with England (Photo via Oyegoke on Instagram)

Talented Arsenal 18yo signs for Brentford

Arsenal prospect Daniel Oyegoke is reportedly heading for Brentford, after confirming his exit from North London on social media.
Omar Rekik with Arsenal in training (Photo via Rekik on Instagram)

19yo Omar Rekik set for pre-season chance with Arsenal

With various circumstances affecting the availability of certain Arsenal defenders in pre-season, Omar Rekik could be in line for an opportunity.

Arsenal on the hunt for Steve Bould replacement

After Arsenal finally confirmed the departure of Steve Bould from the u23s on Tuesday, they're now on the hunt for a replacement.
Levi Laing playing for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Laing on Instagram)

Why Arsenal released 4 u23 players

As we approach their official contract expiry date at the end of June, Arsenal confirmed four u23s on the way out this summer.
Hubert Graczyk with Arsenal (Photo via Graczyk on Instagram)

Arsenal youngster swaps England for Poland after national call-up

Arsenal goalkeeping prospect Hubert Graczyk is swapping England for Poland, joining up with the Poland u19s for a training camp at the end of this month.

Why Arsenal sacked Steve Bould

Reports have emerged that Arsenal have sacked Steve Bould from his position as u23 head coach, following over 30 years at the club.
Miguel Azeez makes a tackle on Eddie Nketiah in training with Arsenal (Photo via

10 u23s train with Arsenal first-team pre-Brighton clash

10 of Arsenal's academy setup trained with the club's first team ahead of the final Premier League game of the season on Sunday.
Daniel Oyegoke with England (Photo via Oyegoke on Instagram)

2 Arsenal youngsters called up for England training camp

Arsenal teenagers Daniel Oyegoke and Zane Monlouis have been called up to the England u19 squad for a training camp ahead of the u19 Euro campaign.
Leo Messo

Arsenal sign Leo Messo from West Ham academy

Arsenal have signed a 10-year-old called Leo Messo with Per Mertesacker pictured alongside the youngster holding an Arsenal shirt.
Miguel Azeez celebrates a goal against Crawley Town (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal academy star scores breathtaking goal against Chelsea

Miguel Azeez scored a fantastic solo goal for the Arsenal u18s to secure a win over Chelsea in his final game at that level.
Amani Richards playing for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Richards on Instagram)

New Arsenal 16yo signing Amani Richards wows fans

The Arsenal u18s took on Aston Villa on Saturday, and they put in an impressive attacking performance to come away comfortable 5-2 winners.
West Ham and Arsenal u23s prepare for a set piece (Photo via

Arsenal u23s avoid relegation with 92nd-minute equaliser

The Arsenal u23s earned the point they needed to avoid relegation on Friday night, though they made it a bit more dramatic than it needed to be.
Ethan Nwaneri scoring for the Arsenal u18s vs Reading (via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

14-year-olds score in impressive Arsenal u18 win

14-year-old Ethan Nwaneri scored for the Arsenal u18s in a 6-1 win over Reading on Tuesday, playing in a heavily-rotated young side.

What Arsenal u23s need to avoid relegation

With one game to go, the Arsenal u23s still have work to do to secure their status in the top division of English youth football.
Arsenal take on the West Ham u23s (Photo via

Arsenal u23s still at risk of relegation after West Ham defeat

Arsenal wasted another chance to secure their Premier League 2 first division status in defeat to West Ham United on Saturday.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Friday, April 30, 2021: Liverpool’s Max Woltman scores the first goal during the FA Youth Cup Quarter-Final match between Liverpool FC Under-18's and Arsenal FC Under-18's at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe / Propaganda)

Youth Cup: Liverpool eliminate Arsenal despite Azeez goal

Arsenal were eliminated from the FA Youth Cup on Friday, despite a spirited performance against Liverpool amid various injury concerns.

Key Arsenal u23 absence provides first-team hint

Arsenal u23s drew with Leicester City on Monday to leave them one point away from securing safety in Premier League 2 but where was Folarin Balogun?
Amani Richards with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal 16yo scores on debut start after leaving Chelsea

Amani Richards scored his first Arsenal goal as the u18s earned a point away to Leicester City despite heavy changes to the side.
Folarin Balogun ahead of a game for the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Highly-rated Arsenal teenager travels with first-team squad again

Folarin Balogun was with the Arsenal squad as the extra man against Everton once again, as he continues to push for first-team involvement.
Marcelo Flores celebrating his goal against Chelsea (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Star Arsenal teenager scores against Chelsea

Arsenal's u18s defeated Chelsea on Tuesday in a comeback victory thanks to goals from Marcelo Flores and Mazeed Ogungbo.
Khayon Edwards for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Edwards on Twitter)

Arsenal learn their opponents for the final rounds of the FA Youth Cup

The draw has been made for the semi-final and final of the FA Youth Cup, ahead of Arsenal's upcoming cup clash with Liverpool.
Omari Hutchinson and Marcelo Flores celebrate a goal for the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

18 g/a – Exciting Arsenal teen stars in FA Youth Cup win

The Arsenal u18s qualified for the quarter-finals of the FA Youth Cup with a confident win over West Ham United this week.
Ismail Oulad M'Hand with Feyenoord (Photo via Arsenal Youth)

Arsenal to hand scholarship deal to summer signing’s younger brother

Arsenal are set to make Salah-Eddine Oulad M'Hand's little brother Ismail a scholar at the club next season, according to a report.
UEFA Europa League Group B, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 10/12/2020. Dundalk vs Arsenal Arsenal's Folarin Balogun celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal of the game. Copyright: INPHO / Ryan Byrne

Folarin Balogun scores 4th in 3 games in vital Arsenal u23 win

Folarin Balogun scored for the Arsenal u23s in a crucial win on Monday, amid recent reports of an imminent contract extension.
Kaleel Green (Image via RC Coaching on Instagram)

Arsenal sign Southampton teenager Kaleel Green

Arsenal have signed Southampton academy forward Kaleel Green, with the youngster making the bench against his former club on Tuesday.
Marcelo Flores (Photo via Flores on Instagram)

2 return from injury, Hutchinson scores again: Arsenal u18 report

The Arsenal u18s drew 2-2 with Southampton on Tuesday, twice coming from behind to secure a point away from home.
Folarin Balogun with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Balogun sends Arteta a reminder as top talent gets Arsenal debut

The Arsenal u23s played a friendly match against Brentford B over the weekend, but they slipped to a late defeat despite a two-goal comeback.
Miguel Azeez playing for the England u19s (Photo via Azeez on Twitter)

7 Arsenal players feature for England youth

Seven Arsenal players featured for England's youth teams over the break, from the u21s down to the u17s. Let's look at how they did.
Arsenal youth roundup - Omari Hutchinson with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Hutchinson on Instagram)

Arsenal 17-year-old stars again with 2 goals in 4-3 win over Reading

The Arsenal u18s came back from a poor start to beat Reading on Saturday, with Omari Hutchinson and Joel Ideho playing key roles.
Miguel Azeez celebrates a goal against Crawley Town (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal u18s receive tough FA Youth Cup draw

The Arsenal u18s have drawn a difficult route to the semi-finals of the FA Youth Cup, with two games against Premier League academies.
Folarin Balogun in training with Arsenal (Photo via Instagram)

Folarin Balogun and other u23s join first-team training

A few members of the Arsenal u23s are getting the chance to train with the first team in the absence of some of the senior internationals this week.
Folarin Balogun of Arsenal scores during the UEFA Europa League match between Molde and Arsenal on November 26, 2020 in Molde. Photo: Marius Simensen / BILDBYRAN

Folarin Balogun scores special goal for Arsenal u23s

Folarin Balogun got back on the scoresheet with a fantastic effort to earn Arsenal a point away to the Everton u23s on Sunday.
Joel Ideho with Arsenal (Photo via Ideho on Instagram)

Teenage Arsenal signing explains why he joined

Joel Ideho says it was amazing to learn that Arsenal were after him, given the size and history of the club and their Dutch connections.
Miguel Azeez with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Top Arsenal prospect scores stunning goal in Youth Cup win: First-team soon?

The Arsenal u18s thrashed Blackburn Rovers on Saturday to progress to the next round of the FA Youth Cup and get some revenge at the same time.
Luke Plange signing for Derby County (Photo via Twitter)

Arsenal youngster signs for Derby County after goal against Manchester City

Luke Plange has signed for Derby County, after Arsenal decided not to offer him a professional contract, according to reports.
Marcelo Flores (Photo via Flores on Instagram)

Arsenal 17-year-old decision looming

Canadian u23 coach Mauro Biello has admitted that they're trying to convince Arsenal's Marcelo Flores to represent them internationally.

2 Arsenal youth receive senior international call-ups – again

Arsenal youth duo Karl Hein and Daniel Ballard have received senior international call-ups for the upcoming break once again.
Joel Ideho with Arsenal (Photo via Ideho on Instagram)

Watch Arsenal summer signing score his first goal for the club

Arsenal summer signing Joel Ideho scored his first goal for the club in the u18s' defeat to Norwich City.