Tag: Arsenal u23s

Bielik interview on first-team football, experiences and turning down Hamburg

Krystian Bielik's loan spell at Birmingham City was a positive experience for the talented Poland youth international, who at 19, is good enough to feature on a weekly basis in England's second tier.

Arsenal's talented teenager set for another loan move to the Championship next season

Arsenal are ready to send Polish defender Krystian Bielik out on loan again next season, if reports are to be believed.

28 goals: Arsenal hottest young striker proving Chelsea wrong for releasing him

The 2016/17 campaign has been an unforgettable one for Arsenal's Edward Nketiah.
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Arsenal duo to be released in summer, Leicester waiting

According to an exclusive from Arsenal youth expert Jeorge Bird, the club are preparing to release a handful of promising youngsters this summer.
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Arsenal u23s give Sunderland helping hand and all the points

Arsenal u23s suffered a frustrating defeat late on during the penultimate fixture of this season's Premier League 2 campaign.

Ben Sheaf on Arsenal u23's draw with Manchester City, captaincy and new position

Ben Sheaf was one of Arsenal's best performers against Manchester City on Monday night as the sides played out an exciting 3-3 draw.
Jenkinson made another u23 start and netted a well-taken equaliser to ensure Arsenal took a share of the spoils

With goals - Jenkinson rescues dramatic point for Arsenal youngsters against Manchester City

Carl Jenkinson's stoppage-time strike rescued a hard-earned point for Arsenal u23s during a 3-3 draw against Manchester City at the Emirates.

Sanogo returns to help u23s beat Tottenham – with Sanogoal

Goals from the returning Yaya Sanogo and winger, Reiss Nelson, ensured Arsenal u23s were 2-0 winners over Tottenham on Friday afternoon.
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Arsenal podcast #84: Life after Wenger?, U23s stuff Chelsea, Andries Jonker & more

In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Helen, Mosope, and Paul speculate about life after Wenger, whether Le Boss will even leave, and what needs to change beyond the manager.
Rob Holding

Rob Holding bosses Chelsea with goal and assist as Arsenal u23s score 4

Arsenal’s u23s beat Chelsea at London Colney on Friday afternoon thanks to goals from Rob Holding, Donyell Malen, Reiss Nelson and Danny Welbeck.
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Arsenal to show u23s v Chelsea live on Friday

Arsenal will show the u23s' game against Chelsea on Friday, live on Arsenal.com
Nathan Tella

Report: Arsenal winger close to Reading deal

Nathan Tella is closing in on a move to Championship side Reading, according to reports.
Hirst (C) celebrating one of his goals for Sheffield Wednesday's youth side. (Picture: SWFC.co.uk)

Arsenal 'frontrunners' for exciting English striker

According to a recent report in the Express, Arsenal are frontrunners to sign Sheffield Wednesday striker George Hirst.

Arsenal turn to Barcelona in search of new Head of Youth Development

According to a recent report in the Independent, Arsenal are looking at Barcelona coach, Pep Segura, as a possible option to become their new Head of Youth Development.

Two more late deals for Arsenal as Notts County and Luton take youngsters

In the final few hours of transfer deadline day, there were more departures from the club's Academy.

Birmingham land talented Arsenal defender late on deadline day

In the aftermath of their 1-0 defeat at the hands of Reading, Birmingham City manager Gianfranco Zola publicly revealed that Arsenal u23s captain Krystian Bielik will be joining on a loan deal until the end of the current campaign.
Chuba Akpom set to leave Arsenal on loan

5 players who could leave Arsenal this month

With just over a week left of the January transfer window remaining, there are still a number of Arsenal's talented youngsters who will be eyeing loan moves before the end of the month.

Arsenal's new signing welcomes challenge

After a solid but unspectacular debut for Arsenal's u23s during a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Southampton on Monday evening, Cohen Bramall has publicly admitted the fact that he faces a big challenge as he aims to adapt to the pace of top flight football swiftly following his surprise move from non-league side Hednesford Town.
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Bramall watch - New boy makes debut as Nketiah scores again for Arsenal

Cohen Bramall made his debut in Arsenal colours and Edward Nketiah came off the substitutes' bench to score a goal and assist another as Arsenal u23s overturned a one-goal deficit to beat Southampton 3-1 away.

Update - Borussia Dortmund boss clarifies chase for Arsenal man

In recent developments over the weekend, Borussia Dortmund have rejected suggestions that they'll make a formal approach to sign 19-year-old midfielder Gedion Zelalem.
Ismael Bennacer in his sole appearance for the Arsenal first-team

All you need to know about Arsenal's Algerian midfielder

Fresh after receiving a call-up to join the Algeria squad ahead of this year's Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon, here is a profile of the 19-year-old midfielder and why you should keep an eye on him in future.
Arsene Wenger and Cohen Bramall

Wenger shows refreshing belief in new signing's ability

Given the harsh, finite realities of professional football at the highest level, it's becoming increasingly hard for youngsters to breakthrough the ranks at top clubs from academy level, especially between the ages of 17-21.

Arsenal midfielder heaps praise onto young forward

Having prevailed with a slender 2-1 win over Derby County this past Friday afternoon, Arsenal's u23 side moved up a place into fifth in the Division 1 league table.
Jordi Osei-Tutu

Youth feature: Jordi Osei-Tutu

Injuries are a common occurrence in a physical sport such as football and can seriously hamper development at youth level, something that right-back Jordi Osei-Tutu is thankful to not have experience of.
Chuba Akpom

Player focus: Chuba Akpom returns for Arsenal u23s

Chuba Akpom started and played the first-half of Arsenal u23s' 2-1 victory over bottom side Derby County on Friday.

Why Arsenal cut this youngster's loan deal short

Arsenal have exercised the option to recall 19-year-old goalkeeper Ryan Huddart from his loan spell at Eastleigh.
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Akpom returns as exciting young striker scores again for Arsenal u23s

Edward Nketiah scored his fourth goal at u23 level to secure a slender but deserved victory for the Young Guns, as they returned to winning ways after a 3-2 away defeat against Liverpool in the second week of December.

Progress report: Arsenal's Krystian Bielik

Considering the confusion and surprise that his move had on many when announced in January two years ago now, it's clear to see that Krystian Bielik has progressed well under the radar in Arsenal's youth ranks since his £2.7m move.
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Top 3 young Arsenal players of 2016

2016 has been a memorable year for Arsenal's youth teams but who have been the real standouts?
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Match report: Liverpool 3-2 Arsenal - u23s battle hard but lose final league game...

Stephy Mavididi netted a brace but Arsenal u23s were unable to take any points against a strong Liverpool side, which included the likes of defensive duo Mamadou Sakho and Joe Gomez, as well as Sheyi Ojo and highly rated forward, Harry Wilson.
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Another Arsenal starlet handed new contract

Given a professional contract to celebrate his 17th birthday, it's fair to say that talented winger, Reiss Nelson, has earned praise and rave reviews alike for an excellent 2016.
Edward Nketiah

Former Chelsea kid is hatrick hero for Arsenal - with goals

A well-taken hat-trick from Edward Nketiah was more than enough for Arsenal u23s to prevail with a comfortable 3-0 home win against Leicester on Monday evening.
Ismael Bennacer in his sole appearance for the Arsenal first-team

Rejected Manchester City, Arsenal to seal Algerian midfielder deal in January - Algerian report

According to a recent report in Algeria, a whole host of clubs across three European countries are interested in signing Arsenal's talented central midfielder Ismael Bennacer on a possible loan deal.
ENFIELD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 18: Gedion Zelalem of Arsenal is closed down by Tom Carroll of Tottenham Hotspur during the Premier League 2 match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur Training Centre on November 18, 2016 in Enfield, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal update - Gedion Zelalem

A look at Gedion Zelalem's season so far
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Defender returns to action as Arsenal Young Guns beat Tottenham

Unlike the first-team side before the international break, Steve Gatting's u23 side were victorious over their north London counterparts in an impressive manner away from home.
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Young Guns with thumping win over Sunderland after Manchester United defeat

Goals from Reiss Nelson, Kaylen Hinds, Chris Willock and a Stephy Mavididi penalty were more than enough to sink an overwhelmed Sunderland side as Arsenal's crop of u23 players returned to winning ways after a frustrating defeat away in Manchester on Monday.

Player focus: Arsenal defender returns to action against Southampton after serious knee injury

Carl Jenkinson started and played just under 70 minutes in the u23s' goalless draw at home against Southampton on Friday evening.
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Arsenal 0-0 Southampton - Young Guns stifled

It was a hard-fought goalless draw for Arsenal's u23 side as they were effectively stifled by a high-quality Southampton team at Meadow Park.
Arsenal loan watch

Why are Arsenal’s loan players struggling?

Every week, at least one or twice, we feature loan reports on the site and it seems that this season, our players are finding it hard to get minutes under their belts.

Match review: Arsenal's Young Guns prevail in hard-fought victory over Chelsea

Arsenal's u23 side bounced back to winning ways in impressive style at Stamford Bridge on Friday evening, with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Adi Viveash's side.