Tag: Folarin Balogun

Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates with teammates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and FC Lorient at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northern France on February 1, 2023. (Photo by DENIS CHARLET/AFP via Getty Images)

Video: Folarin Balogun scores hat-trick to make Team of the Week

Arsenal loanee Folarin Balogun caught the eye with Stade de Reims once again on Wednesday, scoring a hat-trick against Lorient.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty kick during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Clermont Foot 63 at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northestern France, on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal are my family: Balogun adamant his future lies in London

Folarin Balogun insists his future lies with Arsenal as Reims try to turn his loan deal into a permanent move.
Reims' midfielder Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and FC Nantes at the Auguste-Delaune stadium in Reims, northern France on November 6, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

“Unbelievable”: Manager praises 10-goal Arsenal loanee

Stade de Reims boss Will Still has praised Folarin Balogun as a player and a person, after the striker returned from injury this week.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty kick during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Clermont Foot 63 at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northestern France, on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

10-goal Arsenal forward returns from injury

Folarin Balogun has returned to the Stade de Reims squad after a minor hamstring setback over the last fortnight.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun (R) runs after the ball next to Strasbourg's French midfielder Dimitri Lienard (L) during the French L1 football match between RC Strasbourg Alsace and Stade de Reims at Stade de la Meinau in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 21, 2022. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

2 Serie A clubs pursue Arsenal 21yo striker

AC Milan and Inter Milan are interested in Folarin Balogun, who is currently valued at €40m, according to reports from Italy.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty kick during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Clermont Foot 63 at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northestern France, on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee’s brace brings him to 10 Ligue 1 goals

Arsenal loanee Folarin Balogun put in another statement performance to score a brace and hit double figures for Ligue 1 goals on Thursday.
Reims' midfielder Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and FC Nantes at the Auguste-Delaune stadium in Reims, northern France on November 6, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

Folarin Balogun Arsenal recall reports update

Arsenal aren't in talks to bring Folarin Balogun back to the club in January, and the striker is expected to complete the season with Reims.
Reims striker Folarin Balogun (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Troyes and Reims on October 2, 2022, at the Aube Stadium in Troyes. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loan top scorer may have recall clause after all

Contrary to previous reports, Football.London are now claiming that Folarin Balogun does have a recall clause in his loan deal with Stade de Reims.
Reims' midfielder Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and FC Nantes at the Auguste-Delaune stadium in Reims, northern France on November 6, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee scores his 8th goal in Ligue 1

Folarin Balogun scored his eighth goal of the season on Sunday to secure a win for loan side Stade de Reims.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun (R) runs after the ball next to Strasbourg's French midfielder Dimitri Lienard (L) during the French L1 football match between RC Strasbourg Alsace and Stade de Reims at Stade de la Meinau in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 21, 2022. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal striker shakes off training injury scare

Folarin Balogun is reportedly available to feature for Stade de Reims on Sunday after shaking off a training injury scare.
Reims striker Folarin Balogun (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Troyes and Reims on October 2, 2022, at the Aube Stadium in Troyes. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

Video: Arsenal loanee scores 7th Ligue 1 goal

Folarin Balogun scored once again for Stade de Reims on Sunday, helping them to a 2-1 win over AJ Auxerre.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty kick during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Clermont Foot 63 at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northestern France, on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Balogun gives update on his future for club and country

Folarin Balogun says he isn't closing any doors on his future for club and country, with the 21-year-old performing well on loan.
Reims striker Folarin Balogun (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Troyes and Reims on October 2, 2022, at the Aube Stadium in Troyes. (Photo by FRANCOIS NASCIMBENI/AFP via Getty Images)

Exit reports dismissed for Arsenal loanee with 6 goals already

Reports that Stade de Reims want to sign Folarin Balogun permanently have been dismissed as unrealistic, following his sixth goal of the season on Sunday.

Arsenal consider extending loanee’s contract and loan

Arsenal are considering extending Folarin Balogun's Gunners contract and loaning him for a further year to Stade de Reims, according to a report.
Charlie Patino celebrating a goal for the England u20s (Photo via Patino on Twitter)

Patino & Balogun score: Arsenal England youth international results

Arsenal have seven players in the England youth teams from the u18s to the u21s over the international break, let's look at how they're getting on.
Ethan Nwaneri following his debut for Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Balogun gives his thoughts on Arsenal 15-year-old Ethan Nwaneri

Folarin Balogun noted Ethan Nwaneri's first-team call-ups over the summer, and he believes Arsenal have a plan in place for the 15-year-old.

Arsenal have no recall clause for Young Player of the Month loanee

Arsenal don't have recall clause in Folarin Balogun's contract for the January transfer window, with the striker starting strongly in France.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun (R) runs after the ball next to Strasbourg's French midfielder Dimitri Lienard (L) during the French L1 football match between RC Strasbourg Alsace and Stade de Reims at Stade de la Meinau in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 21, 2022. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

Thierry Henry praises Arsenal youngster’s key decision

Thierry Henry has praised Folarin Balogun for choosing to move to Ligue 1 on loan, suggesting it's a sign of a refreshing mindset.

Arsenal loanee named among 5 Ligue 1 revelations

Folarin Balogun has been named among five of Ligue 1's revelations so far this season, as the striker sets his targets for the campaign.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun celebrates after scoring a penalty kick during the French L1 football match between Stade de Reims and Clermont Foot 63 at Stade Auguste-Delaune in Reims, northestern France, on August 14, 2022. (Photo by FRANCOIS LO PRESTI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee says former Gunner helped convince him to move

Folarin Balogun has praised Alexandre Lacazette for his influence on the Arsenal youngster in training and in making his loan move to Ligue 1 this season.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun (R) runs after the ball next to Strasbourg's French midfielder Dimitri Lienard (L) during the French L1 football match between RC Strasbourg Alsace and Stade de Reims at Stade de la Meinau in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 21, 2022. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

Ligue 1 side regret turning down chance to sign Arsenal striker

Nantes are starting to regret their decision not to sign Folarin Balogun on loan from Arsenal, according to reports from France.

Arsenal loanee stars in Ligue 1 with 6 goal contributions in 6 games

Folarin Balogun continued his red-hot start to life on loan with Stade de Reims on Sunday, scoring yet another goal for the side.
Reims' English forward Folarin Balogun (R) runs after the ball next to Strasbourg's French midfielder Dimitri Lienard (L) during the French L1 football match between RC Strasbourg Alsace and Stade de Reims at Stade de la Meinau in Strasbourg, eastern France, on August 21, 2022. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee top scorer in Ligue 1 after 3 goals in 3

Folarin Balogun became Ligue 1's joint-top scorer in the early hours of Sunday afternoon, after scoring his third goal in three games.
Marseille's Portuguese midfielder Nuno Tavares (C) heads the ball during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and Stade de Reims at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southeastern France, on August 7, 2022. (Photo by PASCAL GUYOT/AFP via Getty Images)

3 goals, 1 clean sheet, 6 debuts: Arsenal weekend loan roundup

Three Arsenal loanees scored and Arthur Okonkwo kept a clean sheet in a positive weekend overall for the Gunners' loan army.
Folarin Balogun celebrating a goal with Omari Hutchinson (L) (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Folarin Balogun leaves on loan but Arteta sees his future at Arsenal

After signing a contract to stay at the club, Folarin Balogun is still part of Mikel Arteta's long-term plans but will spend next season on loan with Stade de Reims.
Folarin Balogun celebrating a goal for Middlesbrough (Photo via Middlesbrough on Instagram)

Arsenal striker holding medical today for Ligue 1 move

Folarin Balogun is set to hold a medical with Reims today over a season-long loan without an option to buy, according to various reports.
Folarin Balogun celebrating a goal with Omari Hutchinson (L) (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal haven’t decided whether to loan striker this summer

Arsenal are still undecided on whether or not to loan Folarin Balogun this summer, despite apparent interest from Ligue 1 side Reims.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 25: Folarin Balogun of England shoots during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21 and Andorra U21 on March 25, 2022 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Ligue 1 side hopeful of deal for Arsenal striker

Stade de Reims are on Folarin Balogun's case and hopeful of striking a deal to loan him without an option to buy, according to a report.
Folarin Balogun celebrating a goal with Omari Hutchinson (L) (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Ligue 1 club accelerate their pursuit of Arsenal striker

Ligue 1 club Reims are accelerating their pursuit of Folarin Balogun on loan, according to reports from France.
Folarin Balogun celebrating a goal with Omari Hutchinson (L) (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Bundesliga and Championship clubs chase Arsenal loan

Clubs in the Championship and in the Bundesliga are interested in a loan move for Arsenal's Folarin Balogun, according to reports.
Arsenal's German goalkeeper Bernd Leno stands on the pitch during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England, on March 19, 2022. (Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP via Getty Images)

Partey & Leno travel for Arsenal’s pre-season tour

Folarin Balogun, Bernd Leno, and Thomas Partey were reportedly all set to miss out on Arsenal's tour of the United States but they've all travelled.
Albert Sambi Lokonga and Eddie Nketiah celebrate a goal in pre-season (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Nketiah & Lokonga star in Arsenal’s pre-season opener

Arsenal played their first friendly of pre-season against Ipswich Town on Saturday, thrashing the League One side 5-1.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 25: Folarin Balogun of England shoots during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21 and Andorra U21 on March 25, 2022 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

3 goals, 2 games: Arsenal duo shine on international duty

Folarin Balogun and Emile Smith Rowe are shining on England u21 duty, with a couple of goal contributions each in their opening games.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 25: Folarin Balogun of England shoots during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21 and Andorra U21 on March 25, 2022 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

3 Arsenal youngsters called up for upcoming England fixtures

The England u18s and u21s are in action over the upcoming international break, and Arsenal have players in both camps.
MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND: Middlesbrough player Folarin Balogun reacts dejectedly during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Huddersfield Town at Riverside Stadium on April 18, 2022. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

2 Arsenal loans end earlier than hoped

Folarin Balogun and Daniel Ballard both saw their loans come to an end on Saturday, as they narrowly missed out on the promotion play-offs.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 25: Folarin Balogun of England shoots during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21 and Andorra U21 on March 25, 2022 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Balogun draws transfer interest from Premier League hopeful

Fulham are looking to bring Folarin Balogun in on loan next season, when they hope to be playing Premier League football.
MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Folarin Balogun of Middlesbrough during the Emirates FA Cup Quarter Final match between Middlesbrough v Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on March 19, 2022 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Middlesbrough on goal drought after benching Balogun

Folarin Balogun has found himself on the bench more often than not for the last fortnight of action, despite Middlesbrough's terrible attacking form.
MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Folarin Balogun of Middlesbrough during the Emirates FA Cup Quarter Final match between Middlesbrough v Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on March 19, 2022 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee scores 6th goal in 6 games for club & country

Folarin Balogun returned from his three England u21 goals over the international break to score again for Middlesbrough on Saturday.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND: Folarin Balogun of England celebrates scoring the third goal during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21s and Czech Republic U21s on November 11, 2021. (Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images)

Balogun scores 3, Norton-Cuffy assists: Arsenal’s England youth results for March

Arsenal have a number of players involved across the various England youth teams once again this month, from the u21s to the u17s.
BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND - MARCH 25: Folarin Balogun of England shoots during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between England U21 and Andorra U21 on March 25, 2022 in Bournemouth, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

20yo striker admits Arsenal ‘looking very good’

Folarin Balogun has been speaking about his loan, how he feels he has matured, and how there is no hiding place now.