Tag: Daniel Ballard

1 extension, 1 returns: Arsenal loan updates

Arsenal have provided a couple of updates on their loanees this week, with one extension and another returning to North London.
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.
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 21-year-old returns from knock & keeps 4th clean sheet in 6

Arsenal youth centre-back Daniel Ballard helped Blackpool keep another clean sheet this weekend, returning from injury in good form.
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Denis Zakaria of Borussia Monchengladbach during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Moenchengladbach and Hertha BSC at Borussia-Park on December 12, 2020. (Photo by Sascha Steinbach - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal loan watch: Guendouzi, Mavropanos & 11 more

After another busy day of fixtures, let's take a look at how the Arsenal loanees did on Tuesday night.
Mark McGuinness with Ipswich Town (Photo via Ipswich Town on Twitter)

2 more clean sheets for Arsenal defenders on loan

Arsenal defenders Daniel Ballard and Mark McGuinness helped their loan clubs to clean sheets on Tuesday, with a couple of positive individual performances.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal lifts the FA Cup Trophy after his teams victory in the Heads Up FA Cup Final match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium on August 01, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Arsenal & 6 of their loanees learn upcoming FA Cup ties

Arsenal and the six of their loanees still in the FA Cup at this stage learned their upcoming opponents in Monday night's draw.
Daniel Ballard (L) celebrates with Blackpool (Photo via Blackpool FC on Twitter)

2 Arsenal loanees help send their teams to FA Cup 3rd round

Harry Clarke and Daniel Ballard helped Oldham Athletic and Blackpool FC reach the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.
Matt Smith with Swindon Town (Photo via Getty Images / Chloe Knott)

Arsenal loanwatch: Smith stars again, Iliev returns, 4 miss out

Eight Arsenal loanees made midweek appearances across the lower leagues of English football, let's take a look at how things went.
Daniel Ballard with Northern Ireland (Photo via Northern Ireland on Twitter)

Arsenal youth defender puts on yet another strong senior international display

Arsenal defender and Blackpool loanee Daniel Ballard put in another strong individual display to cap off the November international break on Wednesday.
Daniel Ballard wins an aerial duel with Northern Ireland (Photo via William Cherry / Presseye)

Arsenal academy defender compared to Jonny Evans after international MOTM display

Daniel Ballard put in another Man of the Match performance for Northern Ireland on Sunday, despite a narrow defeat to Austria.
Bukayo Saka and Ainsley Maitland-Niles with England (Photo via England on Twitter)

Further senior international call-ups for 3 Arsenal youngsters

Bukayo Saka, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, and Daniel Ballard are all back in their national team squads for the upcoming international break.
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.
Daniel Ballard on his debut with Blackpool (Photo via BlackpoolFC.co.uk)

Arsenal loanee wins 2nd Man of the Match award on his 1st start

Arsenal loanee Daniel Ballard won another Man of the Match award on his first start for Blackpool against MK Dons on Saturday.

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 preparing for a match with Northern Ireland (Photo via Northern Ireland on Twitter)

'Kept Haaland quiet': Arsenal defender impresses again with his country

Daniel Ballard put in an impressive performance for Northern Ireland on Wednesday night, despite losing to a strong Norway side.
Thomas Partey with Ghana (Photo via Ghana on Twitter)

Full Arsenal player results over the international break

The international break is finally over, so let's take a look back at the results for all the Arsenal senior players on duty with their countries.
Daniel Ballard via Blackpool FC

Arsenal comeback youngster absolutely delighted to sign for Blackpool on loan

Daniel Ballard is 'over the moon' to sign for Blackpool on loan until 31 January and promises to give 100% for the Blackpool shirt.
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.

2 Arsenal u23s get senior international call-ups - again

Daniel Ballard and Karl Hein are in their national team squads for the upcoming international break once again, after making their debuts in the last one.
Daniel Ballard (number four) with the team ahead of his senior international debut for Northern Ireland (Photo via NorthernIreland on Twitter)

Arsenal youth defender makes encouraging senior international debut

20-year-old Arsenal defender Daniel Ballard made his senior international debut for Northern Ireland on Friday, helping their 10-man team to a draw.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles in training with England (Photo via England on Twitter)

Full fixture list for Arsenal players over the international break

A number of Arsenal players are in their international squads over the break, so we've put together a full fixture list of their potential involvements.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - JANUARY 03: Karl Hein of Arsenal during the Premier League 2 game between Arsenal FC and Derby County at Meadow Park on January 03, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

3 Arsenal u23s get senior national call-ups

Three Arsenal u23s have had the encouraging honour of receiving senior national call-ups for the upcoming international break.
Daniel Ballard in training with Arsenal (Photo via Ballard on Instagram)

Talented 20-year-old Arsenal defender returns to first-team training after injury

Daniel Ballard is back in first-team training with Arsenal after a minor injury setback, ahead of Tuesday night's game against Aston Villa.
Daniel Ballard in training with Arsenal (Photo via Ballard on Instagram)

Talented Arsenal youth centre-back returns to training after injury: Senior debut soon?

Youth centre-back Daniel Ballard is one of the players back in training at Arsenal, fighting to earn his senior debut with the club.
William Saliba chanting with the crowd after the game (Photo via Saint-Etienne on Twitter)

Keep, sell or loan again: What Arsenal should do with each of their loanees...

It's now just a couple of months until the end of the season, so this week I thought I'd have an early look at what Arsenal should do with each of their loanees this summer.
Daniel Ballard with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Promising Arsenal academy defender impresses on return from injury

Daniel Ballard made an encouraging return to the pitch on Tuesday, after a knee injury put him out for just over six months.
Daniel Ballard (3) in training with Arsenal (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal Academy)

Arsenal defender close to a comeback after injury cut his loan short

Daniel Ballard is close to a comeback after serious injury cut his loan spell with Swindon Town short, rejoining full training with the first team.
STUTTGART, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 02: Jordi Osei-Tutu of Bochum is challenged by Atakan Karazor of VfB Stuttgart during the Second Bundesliga match between VfB Stuttgart and VfL Bochum 1848 at Mercedes-Benz Arena on September 02, 2019, in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal loanee November highlight compilations

With another month of the season gone, let's have a look at how Arsenal's loanees are doing with their respective clubs.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City speaks with the media during a Press Conference at The Academy Stadium on September 30, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Arsenal defender compared Freddie Ljungberg to Pep Guardiola in February

Arsenal youth defender Daniel Ballard spent the year playing under Freddie Ljungberg last season, and he compared the club's new head coach to Pep Guardiola.
Daniel Ballard (Photo via BelfastTelegraph)

Daniel Ballard replaced in Northern Ireland squad after injury

Daniel Ballard has been replaced in the Northern Ireland squad by Callum Morris with the Arsenal man suffering a knee injury that has yet to be announced by Swindon or the Gunners.

Arsenal loanee suffers knee injury, returns to Arsenal

Daniel Ballard has suffered a suspected meniscus injury in his knee and has reportedly returned to Arsenal for treatment as he faces up to five months on the sidelines.
SALFORD, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Eddie Nketiah of Leeds United scores the opening goal during the Carabao Cup First Round match between Salford City and Leeds United at Moor Lane on August 13, 2019, in Salford, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Nketiah scores, Ballard starts, Sheaf plays a half: Arsenal League Cup loan watch

Eddie Nketiah, Daniel Ballard and Ben Sheaf all played a part for their loan clubs in the League Cup on Tuesday, with varying results.
Dejan Iliev making a save for SKF Sered (Photo via Instagram / Dejan.Iliev1)

Ben Sheaf and Dejan Iliev feature but 4 others miss out: Arsenal loan watch...

Ben Sheaf and Dejan Iliev earned more minutes for their loan clubs this weekend, but the majority of Arsenal loanees didn't feature on this occasion.
Daniel Ballard (Photo via BelfastTelegraph)

Arsenal loanee scores and makes a whoopsie on full debut

Daniel Ballard's first start for Swindon Town came in the EFL Trophy where he scored a goal and made a mistake leading to Chelsea's winner.

Arsenal send talented youngster to Swindon: All you need to know

Arsenal have confirmed that Daniel Ballard will spend next season on loan with Swindon Town. Speaking to the official Swindon site, Ballard said, “It’s my...
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Daniel Ballard of Arsenal runs with the ball during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and Swansea City at Meadow Park on March 04, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Harriet Lander/Getty Images)

Arsenal youngster gets senior national call-up despite no Gunners first-team debut

Daniel Ballard has been named in the senior Northern Ireland squad for the second time in a row, despite not having made his debut for Arsenal just yet.

Official: Arsenal defender signs contract extension - watch his season highlights

19-year-old centre-back Daniel Ballard has signed a contract extension with Arsenal, less than a year after agreeing his first professional deal with the club.
Daniel Ballard (Photo via BelfastTelegraph)

Arsenal youngster given second chance and he's taking it

Daniel Ballard has had quite the season and, after his first senior international call-up, it doesn't look like it will be slowing down anytime soon.
Daniel Ballard (Photo via BelfastTelegraph)

Top Arsenal scout names youth player who can ‘become a star’ at club

Steve Morrow has said that Danny Ballard can become a star at Arsenal after the youngster received his first full international call-up.
Daniel Ballard (Photo via BelfastTelegraph)

Arsenal youngster helping 'freshen up' international squad after surprise call-up

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill has said that the new, young faces, that include Arsenal’s Daniel Ballard, are helping to ‘freshen things up’ around the squad.