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Emiliano (Emi) Martinez is an Argentinian goalkeeper who plays for Arsenal.Emiliano Martinez, Arsenal goalkeeper, sleeps while hugging the FA Cup

Born in 1992 and signed by Arsenal in 2010, Emi Martinez was sent on six loans before finally seizing his chance in the Arsenal first team following a knee injury to Bernd Leno at Brighton in June, 2020.

Wearing the Arsenal number 26 shirt, Martinez was so overcome with emotion after helping Arsenal win the 2020 FA Cup he couldn’t stop crying long enough to give an interview to the BBC.

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Arsenal make solid goalkeeping decision ahead of next season

Arsenal will not be signing Keylor Navas in the summer and Bernd Leno is set to continue as the club's number one.

Arsenal's goalkeeping situation gets even worse with yet another injury

Deyan Iliev picked up an injury in Arsenal's 4-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Friday, which leaves the club very light in the goalkeeping position.
Emi Martinez makes save for Reading against Aston Villa (Photo via Twitter / EmiMartinezz1)

Watch: Arsenal loanee makes another wonder save to keep consecutive clean sheets

Emi Martinez kept his second clean sheet in a row for Reading over the weekend, as he continues his near-perfect start on loan at the Championship club.
Youth goalkeeper James Hillson joins Arsenal on loan (Photo via ReadingFC.co.uk)

Arsenal agree loan to replace injured goalkeeper

Arsenal have agreed to take Reading youth goalkeeper James Hillson on loan to replace the injured Karl Hein, according to reports.
WOLFSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 08: Reiss Nelson of Hoffenheim (L) fights for the ball with Maximilian Arnold of Wolfsburg during the Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and TSG 1899 Hoffenheim at Volkswagen Arena on December 8, 2018 in Wolfsburg, Germany. (Photo by Selim Sudheimer/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Bielik to Nelson: Arsenal loanee player ratings for 2018/19 so far

Six months into the season, let's have a look at how each of Arsenal's loanees is doing so far.
Emi Martinez thanks Reading fans after debut against Bolton Wanderers (Photo via Twitter / EmiMartinezz1)

Watch: Arsenal loanee makes wonder save to keep clean sheet on home debut

Emi Martinez made an eye-catching save for Reading on his home debut, as the Arsenal loanee kept a clean sheet in a 0-0 draw with Aston Villa.
Emi Martinez signs for Reading on loan until the end of the 2018/19 season via ReadingFC.co.uk

Arsenal loanee speaks after making his debut

Emi Martinez has spoken about his Reading debut against Bolton on Tuesday and admitted he's relishing the chance to play in front of the home fans this weekend.

Arsenal want Sampdoria 22-year-old after midfielder success

Arsenal are reportedly interested in Sampdoria's 22-year-old goalkeeper, Emil Audero, after they were turned down by Brazao who will move to Inter Milan in the summer.
Emi Martinez signs for Reading on loan until the end of the 2018/19 season via ReadingFC.co.uk

Official: Two Arsenal goalkeepers complete moves away

Emi Martinez has completed a loan move to Reading until the end of the season, whilst confirmation has also come through of youth goalkeeper Daniel Barden's move to Norwich City.

Denis Suarez deal collapses, loan confirmed for Arsenal 26-year-old as they go paintballing

With it being midweek and no match until Friday night, it is, perhaps unsurprisingly, pretty quiet in Arsenal’s world at the minute but Emi Martinez is off on loan, Hector Bellerin is off for surgery, Arsenal went off paintballing and Denis Suarez to Arsenal is off.

Arsenal want another 22-year-old from Sampdoria after Torreira success

Arsenal are reportedly interested in Sampdoria's 22-year-old goalkeeper, Emil Audero, after they were turned down by Brazao who will move to Inter Milan in the summer.

Brazao turns down Arsenal offer made 2 days ago, will join Inter Milan in...

Brazilian goalkeeper Brazao has reportedly turned down an offer made to him by Arsenal just two days ago.

Europa League club make contact with Arsenal to sign star in January

Stade Rennais have now made contact with Arsenal to learn about the availability of Emi Martinez ahead of a January bid, according to reports in France.

Arsenal studying ‘great signing for January’, already asked for price

Arsenal are apparently weighing up a ‘great signing’ for January according to a report from Spain that claims Arsenal are eyeing up a move for Rennes’ star, Ismaila Sarr.
Rennes' French coach Sabri Lamouchi (L) congratulates Rennes' Senegalese forward Ismaila Sarr (R) after scoring during the French L1 football match between Rennes (Stade Rennais FC) and Strasbourg (RSA), on December 2, 2018, at the Roazhon Park, in Rennes, northwestern France. (Photo by JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP)

Arsenal offer player plus cash deal for exciting winger in blistering form

Arsenal have offered Stade Rennais goalkeeper Emi Martinez plus a cash bonus of £16m to sign winger Ismaila Sarr, according to the media in Sarr's home country of Senegal.

Ligue 1 club make contact with Arsenal star over January transfer

Ligue 1 side Stade Rennais are interested in signing Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, and they've made first contact with the Argentine over a move.
Qarabag's Azerbaijan defender Gara Garayev (L) vies with Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka during their UEFA Europa league Group E football match between Arsenal and FK Qarabag at the Emirates stadium in London on December 13, 2018. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP / Getty Images)

Saka shines but he wasn't the only impressive youngster: Player ratings v Qarabag

Arsenal played out a comfortable but lacklustre 1-0 victory over Qarabag on Thursday, in the dead rubber game at the end of the Europa League group stage.
Arsenal's English midfielder Emile Smith Rowe (L) is chsed by Brentford's English defender Ezri Konsa during the English League Cup third round football match between Arsenal and Brentford at the Emirates Stadium in London on September 26, 2018. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Arsenal to make 9 changes: Predicted lineup vs Qarabag

Arsenal take on Qarabag at the Emirates Stadium in the final game of the Europa League groups stages, with progression to the knockout rounds...

He has to make a decision soon: Arsenal’s goalkeepers rated

As we sit in the middle of yet another pointless interlull, I thought it might be an idea to have a look at the Arsenal squad and see how they've been doing this season so far.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 07: Lucas Torreira of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Arsenal FC at Craven Cottage on October 7, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Torreira on the language barrier, $100 haircuts and who drives him to training

Lucas Torreira spoke to the Uruguayan media this week about how his move to Arsenal is going so far, telling stories of his life in a new city.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JUNE 19: Arsenal unveil new signing Bernd Leno at London Colney on June 19, 2018 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Bernd Leno; goalkeeper

Unai Emery explains why Bernd Leno isn’t starting Premier League games

Bernd Leno will start in goal tonight for Arsenal against FC Vorskla and Unai Emery explained to the press why he’s been picking Petr Cech in goal for the club so far this season.

Arsenal pre-season player ratings: Goalkeepers and defenders

With pre-season coming to an end with victory over Lazio, we're taking a look back at how each player performed over the five matches.

How Arsenal will line up in goal at all levels after multiple departures

Arsenal have gone through a number of changes in goal over the summer, but assuming there aren't any more, how will Arsenal line up at all levels next season?
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JULY 03: David Ospina of Colombia saves the third penalty from Jordan Henderson of England in the penalty shoot out during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Round of 16 match between Colombia and England at Spartak Stadium on July 3, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/REMOTE/Getty Images)

Unai Emery confirms 2 goalkeepers will leave this summer

Unai Emery has confirmed that Arsenal plan to cut the number of first-team goalkeepers down to three, meaning two of the current squad will have to leave.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides second goal with Alexandre Lacazette of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Stoke City at Emirates Stadium on April 1, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Listed: The 18 Arsenal players back in training this week

A month and a half after the 2017/18 season came to an end, 18 Arsenal players return to training this week.

Final Ratings: All of Arsenal’s 15 loan moves in 2017/18

Now that the 2017/18 campaign has come to an end, let's take a look at how Arsenal's 15 loanees got on with their temporary clubs this season.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: A dejected looking Petr Cech of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at Amex Stadium on March 4, 2018 in Brighton, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

This Arsenal problem has no easy fix

The need for a new number one next season is growing by the game. But who could we get?
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Rated: All 15 Arsenal loan moves this season

In total, Arsenal sent 15 players on loan this season between the summer and January windows, so let's take a look at how those spells are going for each of them.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Arsenal forward finally ends 18-match goal drought

Lucas Perez and Chuba Akpom both scored this weekend, but only six of Arsenal's 15 loanees featured for their current clubs.
Deportivo La Coruna's spanish forward Lucas Perez (R) vies with Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey during the Spanish league footbal match RC Deportivo de la Coruna vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Municipal de Riazor stadium in La Coruna on November 4, 2017. (MIGUEL RIOPA/AFP/Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal loanee provides key assist

Lucas Perez provided an assist but added another game to his goal drought, as seven Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.
SAN JOSE, CA - JULY 28: Joel Campbell #28 of Arsenal FC kicks the ball up field against the MLS All-Stars during the first half of the AT&T MLS All-Star Game at Avaya Stadium on July 28, 2016 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Great news: Arsenal forward listed in squad for first time since injury

Joel Campbell was named in Monday night's squad for Real Betis and Kelechi Nwakali scored an impressive brace, as eight Arsenal loanees featured this weekend.
Lille's French defender Fode Ballo-Toure (R) vies with Angers' French midfielder Jeff Reine Adelaide during the French L1 football match Lille vs Angers on February 24 2018 at the Pierre Mauroy stadium in Villeneuve d'Ascq, northern france. ( / AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN / Getty Images)

Arsenal forward's frustrating goal drought continues on loan

Jeff Reine-Adelaide made it two wins in two starts and Lucas Perez played his 14th match without a goal, as six Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Arsenal stars' approach to social media after Manchester City humiliation highlights attitude problem

Arsenal players are typically an active bunch on social media... except when they've just lost a match.

Arsenal goalkeeper offers flippant explanation for Manchester City shambles

Emi Martinez has offered a rather feeble explanation for Arsenal's 3-0 defeat to Manchester City.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Arsenal defender returns from injury

Lucas Perez missed a penalty to make it 13 games without a goal and Ben Sheaf returned from injury for his first game with new loan club Stevenage, as nine Arsenal loanees featured over the weekend.

Assist, debut and first start but Arsenal loanees endure tough weekend

Kelechi Nwakali got an assist as MVV Maastricht won their first game since his return to the club while Jeff Reine-Adelaide made his Angers debut after his own January loan move.

Transfer window recap: Ins, outs and loans so far, and what to expect

For a January transfer window, Arsenal have been extremely busy this month. We've rounded up all the news as it stands, in case you missed any of it.

Deal close: Unlucky 25-year-old nears Leeds United move

Emi Martinez may cut his loan at Getafe short to join Leeds United, according to reports.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 28: Lucas Perez of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Southampton and Arsenal at St Mary's Stadium on January 28, 2017 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Minutes finally, debut and goal: Arsenal loanees enjoy decent weekend

Lucas Perez provided an assist in Deportivo's stalemate, while Jenkinson and Bramall finally played together for Birmingham. Bola's Bristol Rovers beat Doncaster, as Nwakali made his second-stint debut.

Arsenal loanees score and assist in positive weekend

Stephy Mavididi scored again while Lucas Perez and Marc Bola both provided assists in an encouraging weekend for Arsenal's loanees.