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Daniel Ballard of Blackpool during the Sky Bet League 1 Play-Off Semi-Final 1st leg between Oxford United and Blackpool at the Kassam Stadium, Oxford. Copyright: Martyn Haworth

Reliable journalist confirms at least 5 clubs pushing to sign Arsenal 21yo

At least five Championship clubs are pushing to sign Daniel Ballard on loan next season, including Blackpool, as well as interest from abroad.
Daniel Ballard of Blackpool during the Sky Bet League 1 Play-Off Semi-Final 1st leg between Oxford United and Blackpool at the Kassam Stadium, Oxford. Copyright: Martyn Haworth

Arsenal close in on 1st summer loan move: Talks with several clubs

Daniel Ballard is close to sealing a loan move to the Championship for next season, holding talks with several sides in the division.
Daniel Ballard (R) celebrates a goal in Blackpool's play-off semi-final (Photo via Ballard on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee provides assist in semi-final to book date at Wembley

Daniel Ballard provided an assist to help Blackpool through to the play-off final, though he was withdrawn at half-time of Friday's semi-final second leg.
Daniel Ballard of Blackpool during the Sky Bet League 1 Play-Off Semi-Final 1st leg between Oxford United and Blackpool at the Kassam Stadium, Oxford. Copyright: Martyn Haworth

Arsenal loanee impresses in semi-final victory

Arsenal loanee Daniel Ballard started the League One playoff semi-final for Blackpool away to Oxford United on Tuesday.
Daniel Ballard of Blackpool FC dives to head clear during the EFL Sky Bet League 1 match between AFC Sunderland and Blackpool at the Stadium Of Light, Sunderland, England on 27 April 2021. Copyright: Malcolm Mackenzie

Arsenal loanee continues to call for Mikel Arteta’s attention with award nomination

Arsenal loan centre-back Daniel Ballard has received a nomination for League One's Player of the Month award for April.
Daniel Ballard with Blackpool (Photo via Ballard on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee on verge of playoffs with 50% clean sheet rate

Daniel Ballard is on the verge of making the League One playoffs with Blackpool after he helped them to their latest clean sheet this weekend.
Daniel Ballard of Blackpool FC dives to head clear during the EFL Sky Bet League 1 match between AFC Sunderland and Blackpool at the Stadium Of Light, Sunderland, England on 27 April 2021. Copyright: Malcolm Mackenzie

‘Pure quality’, ‘Colossus’: Many fans rave about Arsenal loanee

Daniel Ballard continues to earn rave reviews on his loan spell at Blackpool, after helping them to yet another clean sheet on Tuesday.
Daniel Ballard with Blackpool (Photo via Ballard on Instagram)

Arsenal 21yo makes Team of the Week

Daniel Ballard has made it into the EFL's League One Team of the Week for his performance against Sunderland over the weekend.
Daniel Ballard celebrating scoring for Blackpool (Photo via Blackpool on Twitter)

Arsenal 21yo impresses again with a goal and clean sheet

Daniel Ballard scored the second goal of his loan spell and helped Blackpool keep yet another clean sheet in a win over the weekend.
Daniel Ballard celebrating scoring for Blackpool (Photo via Blackpool on Twitter)

Arsenal could lose 21-year-old goalscoring defender as he continues to impress on loan

Arsenal loanee Daniel Ballard continued his strong recent form with a goal for Blackpool in midweek, as Championship clubs eye him up for next season.

Arsenal loanee stars again after TOTW appearance

Arsenal loanee Daniel Ballard helped Blackpool keep another clean sheet at the weekend, continuing his positive return to the team.
Hull City v Blackpool - Sky Bet League One - KCOM Stadium Blackpool's Daniel Ballard requires treatment during the Sky Bet League One match at the KCOM Stadium, Hull. Copyright: Richard Sellers

Arsenal 21-year-old makes Team of the Week

Arsenal loanee Daniel Ballard made The Football League Paper's League One Team of the Week for the last round of matches with Blackpool.
John Marquis of Portsmouth and Daniel Ballard of Blackpool grapple during the Sky Bet League One match between Blackpool and Portsmouth at Bloomfield Road on December 1st 2020 in Blackpool, England. Credit: Daniel / phcimages

Arsenal loanee very close to extending his spell

Daniel Ballard is set to extend his loan spell with Blackpool until the end of the season, with the two sides closing in on an agreement.
Daniel Ballard on his debut with Blackpool (Photo via BlackpoolFC.co.uk)

Video: Arsenal loanee receives red card in 3rd appearance

Daniel Ballard followed up two Man of the Match performances with a red card in his third appearance on loan at Blackpool on Tuesday.

Arsenal loanee wins Man of the Match award on his debut

An impressive Daniel Ballard debut earned him the Blackpool Man of the Match award on Tuesday, despite a narrow defeat to Charlton.
Daniel Ballard signing for Blackpool (Photo via BlackpoolFC.co.uk)

Official: Daniel Ballard signs for Blackpool on loan

Arsenal have loaned Daniel Ballard to Blackpool until 31 January 2020.
Tyreece John-Jules celebrating scoring for Lincoln City against Blackpool (Photo via Twitter)

Video: 1 goal, 1 goal-saving clearance - Arsenal loanee shines on his 2nd start

Tyreece John-Jules scored one and made one goalline clearance for Lincoln City as they won 1-0 against Blackpool on Saturday.
Marc Bola posing with his Middlesbrough shirt (Photo via Twitter / MarcBola27)

Former Gunner earns permanent move to the Championship

Former Arsenal left-back Marc Bola has made the step up from League One to the Championship, joining Middlesbrough.

Blackpool bus protester to be prosecuted under Thatcher anti-picketing law

The protester who sat on top of Arsenal’s bus ahead of their FA Cup third-round game on Saturday, doing nothing but inconveniencing a few millionaires, will be prosecuted under a law brought in by Margaret Thatcher to ‘deal’ with secondary pickets during the miner’s strike.
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Arsenal star posts emotional and touching message to fans after cup win

Carl Jenkinson sent an emotional message to the Arsenal supporters after Unai Emery's team won 3-0 against Blackpool on Saturday night.

Unai Emery confirms injury blow that forced Laurent Koscielny out of cup clash

Unai Emery has confirmed that it was an injury that forced Laurent Koscielny out of Arsenal's cup clash against Blackpool on Saturday, but he hopes it's nothing serious.
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 21: Referee Mike Dean looks on prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace at St. James Park on October 21, 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Terrible referee appointed for Arsenal v Blackpool

Mike Dean will take charge of Arsenal’s FA Cup third round fixture at Blackpool.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 31: Marc Bola of Blackpool in action during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between Arsenal and Blackpool at Emirates Stadium on October 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Former Gunner admits Arsenal were his dream club despite leaving this year

Marc Bola returned to face Arsenal with Blackpool last Wednesday, after leaving the Gunners over the summer, and he's admitted that he was delighted to get a chance to play at the Emirates Stadium.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 31: Match referee David Coote shows a red card to Paudie O'Connor of Blackpool during the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between Arsenal and Blackpool at Emirates Stadium on October 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Blackpool boss thinks O'Connor shouldn't have seen red for Aubameyang scissor tackle [Video]

Blackpool manager Terry McPhillips doesn't think Paudie O'Connor should've been sent off for his scissor tackle on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on Wednesday night.

These 2 must improve to stay in the team: Player ratings vs Blackpool

Arsenal got the win they needed to progress against Blackpool on Wednesday night, but it ended up being harder work than it could've been thanks to Matteo Guendouzi's red card.

Injury blow & 8 changes: Predicted Arsenal lineup vs Blackpool

Arsenal face Blackpool at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday, looking to get back to winning ways after a frustrating draw against Crystal Palace.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 26: Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal scores his sides third goal during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Arsenal and Brentford at Emirates Stadium on September 26, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal clash selected for VAR trial

Arsenal’s League Cup clash against Blackpool will be one of six to utilise VAR, as English officials continue to trial the system.

Date set for Arsenal match

Arsenal will face Blackpool in their Carabao Cup Fourth Round game on October 31 with a 7.45pm kick-off.

Arsenal and Manchester United in 10-way battle for 19-year-old wonderkid

Blackpool have reportedly rejected a £750k bid from QPR for Bright Osayi-Samuel.

Arsenal linked with Blackpool's teenage winger

Blackpool's teenage winger Bright Osayi-Samuel has been attracting interest across England of late. According to recent reports, Arsenal are just one of the clubs interested in his signature.