Tag: Folarin Balogun

Folarin Balogun of Arsenal scores during the UEFA Europa League match between Molde and Arsenal on November 26, 2020 in Molde. Photo: Marius Simensen / BILDBYRAN

Folarin Balogun makes Arsenal demands known

Arsenal and Folarin Balogun aren't close to a contract extension just yet, with the player wanting assurances over his involvement with the first team.
Folarin Balogun of Arsenal scores during the UEFA Europa League match between Molde and Arsenal on November 26, 2020 in Molde. Photo: Marius Simensen / BILDBYRAN

Arteta: Balogun wants to stay, we want him to stay

Mikel Arteta claims Folarin Balogun wants to stay at Arsenal, after a goal for the first-team in the academy striker's second appearance.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Arteta explains what changed with Balogun to reopen talks

Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Arsenal have opened talks with Folarin Balogun over a new contract, despite a previous breakdown in negotiations.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Arsenal back in talks with Folarin Balogun

Arsenal have restarted contract negotiations with young academy striker Folarin Balogun, according to David Ornstein.
Folarin Balogun joining the Arsenal squad travelling for their Europa League match (Photo via Balogun on Twitter)

3 promotions, 1 return: The 4 stepping up to Arsenal’s first-team squad

Miguel Azeez, Folarin Balogun, Ben Cottrell, and Emile Smith Rowe are all joining the Arsenal senior squad for Thursday night after their recent u23 appearances.
Nikolaj Moller with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

New Arsenal signing stars as u23s thrash Blackburn 6-0

The Arsenal u23s thrashed Blackburn Rovers 6-0 in a surprising first win of the Premier League 2 season on Friday.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Sheffield United circle for highly-rated Arsenal youngster left out on Thursday

Sheffield United will continue to follow Folarin Balogun's situation despite an unsuccessful summer move and their signing of Rhian Brewster.
Folarin Balogun on his debut for Arsenal against Dundalk (Photo via Balogun on Twitter)

Folarin Balogun will leave Arsenal for free next year

Folarin Balogun will stay with Arsenal this season and leave on a free transfer next summer with no plans to extend his contract.
Mikel Arteta speaks with Folarin Balogun ahead of his debut against Dundalk (Photo via Twitter)

Arteta, Willock & Balogun react to his debut: Will it help him stay?

Folarin Balogun made his debut for the Arsenal first team on Thursday against Dundalk, amid speculation around his future.
Nikolaj Moller with the Arsenal u23s in training (Photo via Moller on Instagram)

Arsenal academy roundup: Möller debut goal for u23s, u18s win well

It was a mixed day for the Arsenal academy, with the u18s pulling off a comeback win but the u23s losing in bizarre circumstances despite a Nikolaj Möller debut goal.

Balogun assist, John-Jules picks up injury with England u20s

Folarin Balogun assisted a goal for the England u20s on Tuesday, but Tyreece John-Jules missed the match with an injury.
Folarin Balogun in training with Arsenal (Photo via Instagram)

Sheffield United still in talks with Arsenal to sign highly-rated teenager

Sheffield United remain in talks with Arsenal over academy striker Folarin Balogun, holding positive discussions with the fellow Premier League club.
Folarin Balogun with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Sheffield United boss confirms their move for talented Arsenal teenager

Sheffield United have made a ridiculous £3m offer for Arsenal academy striker Folarin Balogun, far short of the Gunners' valuation.
George Lewis (R) and Salah-Eddine Oulad M'Hand (L) with the Arsenal u21s (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Video highlights: Arsenal summer signing scores on his competitive debut

The Arsenal academy kicked off the new competitive season with a win over Ipswich Town in the EFL Trophy, with a goal from summer signing George Lewis.
George Lewis playing for Arsenal (Photo via Lewis on Instagram)

Video: Arsenal summer signing scores his first goal in friendly match

George Lewis scored his first goal for the Arsenal u23s on Saturday, netting along with Folarin Balogun against Spurs in a 2-2 draw.

Arsenal likely to lose their top u23 goalscorer to Germany this summer

Folarin Balogun looks most likely to move to Germany this summer, but there are still plenty of options on the table for him right now.
Folarin Balogun with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal likely to let their 4 top academy forwards leave this summer

Arsenal are evaluating loan offers for Tyreece John-Jules and fielding proposals for a permanent move for Folarin Balogun, according to reports.
Folarin Balogun with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal want £8m for teenage academy player this summer

Arsenal want at least £8m for the signing of young academy striker Folarin Balogun this summer, according to reports.
Folarin Balogun with the Arsenal u23s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal youngster reacts after bizarre exclusion from PL2 Player of the Season nominees

Folarin Balogun took to social media on Saturday to express his confusion at not making the PL2 Player of the Season nominees, despite being top scorer.

The youth players likely to step up after Nketiah ban - and the one...

Eddie Nketiah will receive a three-game ban after his red card against Leicester City, so let's look at how Arsenal will replace him.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67)

Southampton and Brentford join race for highly-rated Arsenal talent set for summer exit

Southampton and Brentford are reportedly in the race for Arsenal academy striker Folarin Balogun, who looks likely to leave the club this summer.

David Ornstein confirms young Arsenal talent will leave this summer for a decent offer

Folarin Balogun is likely to leave Arsenal this summer after failing to agree a new contract with the club, according to a report.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 03: Folarin Balogun of Arsenal FC scores his sides third goal from the penalty spot during the Premier League International Cup match between Arsenal FC and AS Monaco FC at Meadow Park on March 03, 2020, in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Arsenal u23s beat Monaco to reach international cup semi-finals: Star striker scores 2 more

Arsenal u23s came from behind to win a rollercoaster clash with Monaco in the Premier League International Cup on Tuesday, progressing to the semi-finals.

2 more goals for prolific Arsenal academy striker: Should be getting first-team chances

Folarin Balogun scored two more goals against Manchester City on Friday, as he continues to make his case for first-team chances.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67)

Video: Star Arsenal academy striker scores unstoppable 30-yard strike

Folarin Balogun scored from distance against Premier League 2 league leaders Chelsea on Monday, his first goal in the competition after injury.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67)

Arsenal reject £5m offer for their star academy striker

Arsenal rejected a £5m offer from Brentford to sign prolific 18-year-old academy striker Folarin Balogun this month, according to reports.
Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67

Video: Prolific teenage Arsenal forward scores fantastic weak-foot half-volley

Folarin Balogun scored his first Arsenal u23 goal after injury on Friday, and it was quite the finish to get his scoring run going again.
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)

17-year-old goalkeeper impresses as Arsenal top PL International Cup group

Arsenal u23s topped their Premier League International Cup group with a comfortable win over Leicester City on Friday night.
Reiss Nelson with England (Photo via TheFA.com)

Full fixture schedule for the 11 Arsenal players called up for England youth teams

Arsenal have had 11 players called up for the England youth teams over the upcoming international break, so let's have a look at all those called up and their fixtures.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Burnley FC at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Dani Ceballos to miss Leicester City clash with hamstring problem – plus other injury...

Dani Ceballos will miss Arsenal's trip to Leicester City over the weekend, but there are no other new injuries to report.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67)

Exclusive: Folarin Balogun ruled out for 6-8 weeks with ankle injury

Arsenal academy star striker Folarin Balogun has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with an ankle injury, Daily Cannon have learned.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on October 29, 2019, in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Özil in, Aubameyang out and more: Early Liverpool vs Arsenal team news

Arsenal face Liverpool in the League Cup later today, but we already have quite a lot of early team news from various sources.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 28: Tyreece John-Jules in action during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 28, 2019, in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Folarin Balogun influential for the u23s again and Tyreece John-Jules returns from injury

Folarin Balogun continues to prove influential for the u23s despite not scoring against Manchester City on Saturday, in a game where he saw his strike partner Tyreece John-Jules return from injury.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Twitter / ArsenalAcademy)

Deserves first-team chance: Teenage Arsenal striker impresses despite u23 defeat

Arsenal u23s were beaten 3-1 by Chelsea on Friday night, suffering their first defeat of the Premier League 2 campaign to the division leaders.
Folarin Balogun after scoring against Liverpool u23s (Photo via Twitter / ArsenalAcademy)

3 games, 3 goals, 2 assists: Arsenal youth striker nominated for Player of the...

Folarin Balogun has been nominated for the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award for the second month in a row.
Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67

A win, draw and defeat with plenty of positives: Arsenal youth roundup

If you missed this week's Daily Cannon Weekly podcast, episode 215, you'll have missed our youth round-up, but never fear, we have the details below for you.
Folarin Balogun (Photo via Instagram / FolarinBalogun67)

Exclusive: Teenage Arsenal striker out for a week after knock - set to miss...

Folarin Balogun will miss tonight's Europa League match against Standard Liege with injury, but he's not expected to be out for long.
TELFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Kieran Tierney of Arsenal in the changing room after the Premier League 2 match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Arsenal at New Bucks Head Stadium on September 20, 2019 in Telford, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Tierney and Bellerin set for starts: Predicted Arsenal lineup vs Standard Liege

Arsenal face Standard Liege in the second game of the Europa League group stage on Thursday, in the battle of the two top teams in Group F.
Photo via Instagram / HectorBellerin

Video: Bellerín completes 90 minutes and provides assist for Arsenal u23s

Hector Bellerín completed his first 90 minutes since injury as Folarin Balogun scored again in a 2-2 draw against Liverpool u23s on Saturday.
Folarin Balogun and Tyreece John-Jules (Photo by David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Teenage Arsenal strikers have 4 goal contributions each in 2 games: Deserve League Cup...

Tyreece John-Jules and Folarin Balogun once again made their case for a League Cup opportunity by getting involved in a couple of goals for Arsenal against Wolves on Friday.