Tag: Eddie Nketiah

Eddie Nketiah plays for Arsenal Football Club. The English striker joined the Arsenal Academy system after being released from Chelsea‘s youth system in 2015. Nketiah wears the number 30 for Arsenal. He was born on May 30, 1999.

BERLIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 01: Matteo Guendouzi of Hertha BSC is challenged by Felix Klaus of VfL Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between Hertha BSC and VfL Wolfsburg at Olympiastadion on November 01, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Maja Hitij/Getty Images)

Homegrown problem ahead with at least 8 Arsenal players for sale

There are at least eight Arsenal players for sale this summer, so who are they all and how could it cause a homegrown problem for Arsenal?
LONDON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal and Bukayo Saka of Arsenal run for the ball during the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Molde FK at Emirates Stadium on November 05, 2020. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

West Ham United pursuing summer deal for Arsenal striker

West Ham United are looking at a deal for Eddie Nketiah this summer, encouraged by Arsenal's contract extension for Folarin Balogun.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Eddie Nketiah edges closer to Arsenal exit after Balogun update

Folarin Balogun's imminent contract extension and Gabriel Martinelli's long-term deal seemingly makes Eddie Nketiah the 'odd man out' at Arsenal.
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.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England scores their team's fifth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal duo involved in disappointing England u21 performances

Eddie Nketiah and Emile Smith Rowe have earned a couple of starts for the England u21s at the European Championships, but the team are underperforming.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates after scoring their team's fourth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Arsenal youngster admits how he felt being named captain of England u21s

Eddie Nketiah will captain the England u21s for the group stage of the u21 European Championships this week, admitting he's delighted for the opportunity.
HEVERLEE, BELGIUM: Bukayo Saka of England in action during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Belgium and England at King Power at Den Dreef Stadion on November 15, 2020. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Arsenal's 6 England call-ups for March

Six Arsenal players have received England call-ups for the March international break, from the senior side down to the u18s.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates with teammate James Justin after scoring their team's fourth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal stars miss out as 2 get u21 European Championships call-ups

Emile Smith Rowe and Eddie Nketiah have both made it into the England u21 squad for the u21 European Championship Group Stage.
Miguel Azeez with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

2 Arsenal first-teamers feature in u23 defeat

Eddie Nketiah and Reiss Nelson both played for the Arsenal u23s on Friday, in a defeat to Blackburn Rovers at Meadow Park.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Edward Nketiah of Arsenal looks on during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020, in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Where is Eddie Nketiah? Mikel Arteta answers

Eddie Nketiah has played a total of 1,113 minutes this season but hasn't seen any action since his solitary minute against Manchester United
Brighton and Hove Albion v Arsenal - Premier League - AMEX Stadium Arsenal s Alexandre Lacazette Copyright: Markx Pain

Arsenal open to offers for 2 first-team strikers this summer

Arsenal are likely to be open to offers for Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah this summer, as the two strikers prepare to enter the final year of their contracts.
Arsene Wenger (R), manager of Arsenal FC and Mikel Arteta address the media during a press conference ahead of their UEFA Champions League round of sixteen second leg match against FC Bayern Muenchen at Allianz Arena on March 10, 2014 in Munich, Germany.

13 Arsene Wenger-era players remain at Arsenal

It has been quite the clearout and with Arsenal set to let Mesut Ozil leave for nothing, just who is left from Arsene Wenger's time at the club?
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah (L) scores his team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League 1st round Group B football match between Dundalk and Arsenal at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Paul Faith / AFP)

Fabrizio Romano provides transfer update on Arsenal striker

Arsenal have no intention of selling Eddie Nketiah to West Ham United in the January transfer window, according to Fabrizio Romano.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores his team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League 1st round Group B football match between Dundalk and Arsenal at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Paul Faith / AFP)

Arsenal face dilemma as West Ham consider tempting Eddie Nketiah

West Ham United are looking at Eddie Nketiah as a possible replacement for Sebastien Haller this month, according to a report.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah (L) scores his team's first goal during the UEFA Europa League 1st round Group B football match between Dundalk and Arsenal at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on December 10, 2020. (Photo by Paul Faith / AFP)

Stoke City wanted Arsenal star last January – could return now

Stoke City tried to sign Eddie Nketiah last January, and they're on the lookout for a striker again this month after Tyrese Campbell's injury.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates with teammate James Justin after scoring their team's fourth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

What Nketiah said to Arteta after 2 goals on international duty

Eddie Nketiah scored a couple of goals on international duty with the England u21s, but Mikel Arteta liked what he said afterwards.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND: Eddie Nketiah of England scores their team's fifth goal during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Albania U21 at Molineux on November 17, 2020. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Video: 2 more goals for Eddie Nketiah on England duty

Eddie Nketiah scored two more goals for the England u21s on Tuesday, despite seeing a penalty saved by the opposition goalkeeper.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 13: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates scoring to make it 2-0 during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Turkey U21 at Molineux on October 13, 2020 in Wolverhampton, 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 Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Nketiah impresses for England u21s

Eddie Nketiah made a strong cameo appearance in another win for the England u21s, leaving them one game away from an unbeaten round of qualifiers.
Arsenal's English midfielder Joe Willock (R) runs with the ball during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Arsenal and Molde at the Emirates Stadium in London on November 5, 2020. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Astonishing Joe Willock England u21 decision raises questions about manager

Eddie Nketiah is back in the England u21 squad after breaking their goalscoring record, but Joe Willock misses out despite his strong form.
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 13: Eddie Nketiah of England celebrates scoring to make it 2-0 during the UEFA Euro Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Turkey U21 at Molineux on October 13, 2020 in Wolverhampton, 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 Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Video: Nketiah sets England u21 record – here’s who he beat

Eddie Nketiah sent England to the u21 European Championships with a record-breaking goal on Tuesday night against Turkey.
Eddie Nketiah with the England u21s

Video: Nketiah scores to become joint-top scorer for England u21s

Eddie Nketiah came off the bench to score for the England u21s against Andorra on Wednesday, becoming their joint top scorer of all time.
Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Dani Ceballos controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by BEN STANSALL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Ceballos posts social media update after scrap with Nketiah

Dani Ceballos posted an update on his Instagram page alongside Eddie Nketiah, following TV images of the two in a scrap before the game.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Newcastle United keen on Arsenal 21-year-old for summer move

Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah is likely to be a player of interest to Newcastle United if the club decide to send him on loan this season.
Eddie Nketiah with the match ball after scoring a hat-trick for the England u21s (Photo via England on Twitter)

Video: All the goals as Nketiah bags hat-trick & Nelson scores on international duty

Eddie Nketiah shone scoring a hat-trick as captain of the England u21s on Friday, with Reiss Nelson also getting in on the goals.
Eddie Nketiah with the England u21s

"A great honour": Arsenal star reacts after being made England u21 captain

Eddie Nketiah says it's an honour for him to get the chance to captain the England u21s on Friday, as they play their Euro qualifiers.
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.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Senior national team manager confirms move for Arsenal striker

Ghana manager Charles Kwabla Akonnor says the national side are in contact with Eddie Nketiah's family to convince him to play for them.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Denis Suarez admits he tried to get his new club to sign Arsenal youngster

Former Gunner Denis Suarez rates Arsenal youngster Eddie Nketiah so highly he actually tried to get his new club to sign the striker.
Shkodran Mustafi in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal starter picks up hamstring injury ahead of Aston Villa clash

Shkodran Mustafi will miss the trip to Aston Villa with a hamstring injury, with no exact timescale for his recovery at this stage.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on July 14, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

3 injury boosts, 2 ineligible: Arsenal Team News ahead of Manchester City clash

Arsenal have positive injury news on three players ahead of the FA Cup semi-final, but two more are ineligible for the Manchester City clash.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - JANUARY 27: Edward Nketiah of Arsenal looks on during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between AFC Bournemouth and Arsenal at Vitality Stadium on January 27, 2020, in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal fail in Eddie Nketiah appeal

Arsenal have failed in their bid to get Eddie Nketiah's red card overturned meaning he must now serve a three-game suspension.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Eddie Nketiah of Arsenal leaves the pitch following being shown a red card after a VAR decision during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 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 Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal appeal against 3-game suspension

Arsenal are appealing the red card for Eddie Nketiah picked up against Leicester City on Tuesday, but I wouldn't hold your breath.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Mikel Arteta singles out this Arsenal youngster for the way he 'fights with everybody'

Mikel Arteta praised Eddie Nketiah for his fight and desire, after the striker's cameo performance in the weekend win over Sheffield United.

Mikel Arteta admits young stars have been played more than they should

If there have been any positives for Arsenal this season, it is the emergence and integration of several youngsters who have often outshone their more senior counterparts.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah celebrates after he scores the team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern England on June 25, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Arsenal ensure Premier League survival with Southampton win

Arsenal picked up all three points at the home of the side with the worst home record in the league, thus ensuring they are able to play Premier League football next season.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 06: Arsenal during a friendly match between Arsenal and Charlton Athletic at Emirates Stadium on June 06, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

5 things we learned from Arsenal friendly vs Charlton

Arsenal faced Charlton Athletic in a friendly match on Saturday, and we can learn a lot even from the limited public information on the match.
Arsenal's English striker Eddie Nketiah crosses the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Former Gunner says 'phenomenal' Arsenal youngster can be one of world's best

Former Arsenal youngster Charlie Gilmour thinks his old teammate Eddie Nketiah can be one of the best strikers in the world.
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.
Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Mikel Arteta explains his Eddie Nketiah/Alexandre Lacazette problem

A few eyebrows were raised on Saturday when Mikel Arteta's team was announced to face West Ham and he had, once again, opted for Eddie Nketiah ahead of Alexandre Lacazette and after the game, the Arsenal boss explained why.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Pablo Mari of Arsenal FC looks on prior to the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta picks out 2 Arsenal players for praise

Mikel Arteta was happy with what he saw from Pablo Mari against Portsmouth as Arsenal made their way into the next round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 win on Monday night.