Tag: Folarin Balogun
Another Arsenal weekend has been and gone, so what are the most important things you should know from it?
Folarin Balogun underlined his first-team potential with a starring 38-minute appearance against Chelsea on Sunday, ahead of midweek's League Cup clash.
Folarin Balogun hit a brace for the u23s as they swept past Manchester United 3-1 on Saturday with a side captained by Eddie Nketiah.
England's u21 fixture against Romania was called off this week after two Covid-19 cases, with three Arsenal players in the squad.
Folarin Balogun, Tyreece John-Jules, and Emile Smith Rowe are all in the September England u21 squad, among other Arsenal youth England call-ups.
With pre-season underway, Arsenal have assigned new squad numbers to Arsenal's u23 players ahead of the upcoming campaign.
Folarin Balogun has seemingly received his promotion to the first-team squad with Arsenal, wearing a new senior number in training.
Arsenal are travelling to Scotland today for their five-day pre-season training camp, and Nuno Tavares is among those making the trip.
The expectation is that Folarin Balogun will compete for a place in the Arsenal first-team next season after being assessed in pre-season.
10 of Arsenal's academy setup trained with the club's first team ahead of the final Premier League game of the season on Sunday.
The Arsenal u23s earned the point they needed to avoid relegation on Friday night, though they made it a bit more dramatic than it needed to be.
Mikel Arteta says Arsenal had to undo a 'really complicated' situation before they could convince Folarin Balogun to extend his contract.
Arsenal u23s drew with Leicester City on Monday to leave them one point away from securing safety in Premier League 2 but where was Folarin Balogun?
Arsenal have finally confirmed a new contract for Folarin Balogun, posting the news on the social media pages on Monday.
Folarin Balogun was with the Arsenal squad as the extra man against Everton once again, as he continues to push for first-team involvement.
Mikel Arteta thinks Folarin Balogun will be pushing all of Arsenal's first-team strikers for a spot in the team, after earning his chance at senior level.
Although he was just the extra man on this occasion, Folarin Balogun made another step forward on Sunday by featuring in Arsenal's travelling squad.
Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Folarin Balogun is on the verge of signing a new Arsenal contract.
Folarin Balogun scored for the Arsenal u23s in a crucial win on Monday, amid recent reports of an imminent contract extension.
Folarin Balogun always wanted to stay at Arsenal throughout his protracted contract negotiations, but he just wanted assurances over his future first-team involvement.
Folarin Balogun's contract extension with Arsenal is expected to be announced on Wednesday, with Mikel Arteta's first-team assurances proving key.
Folarin Balogun's imminent contract extension and Gabriel Martinelli's long-term deal seemingly makes Eddie Nketiah the 'odd man out' at Arsenal.
In a rather surprising turnaround, Folarin Balogun is now close to signing a new contract with Arsenal, according to reports.
Folarin Balogun deleted or hid all but three of his Instagram posts amid an absence from action and speculation around his future.
A few members of the Arsenal u23s are getting the chance to train with the first team in the absence of some of the senior internationals this week.
Folarin Balogun got back on the scoresheet with a fantastic effort to earn Arsenal a point away to the Everton u23s on Sunday.
Six Arsenal u23s are set to leave the club in the summer as things stand, though that could still change in the coming months.
Arsenal fans are worried that Folarin Balogun will leave on a free so what has he been saying to Mikel Arteta? The manager let's us know...
AC Milan are considering Folarin Balogun on a free transfer this summer but much depends on Zlatan Ibrahimovic's situation
Mikel Arteta is still positive that Folarin Balogun is going to remain with Arsenal beyond this summer, despite the player's contract situation.
Bayer Leverkusen, Stuttgart, and Rennes are three of the clubs ready to offer favourable terms to Folarin Balogun to join them on a free transfer.
Folarin Balogun has been nominated for the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award, for the second month in a row.
Folarin Balogun will remain with Arsenal until the end of the season at least, with the player not set to complete a deadline-day transfer.
Folarin Balogun scored a hat-trick to continue his recent run of form as the Arsenal u23s made it five wins in a row on Friday.
Arsenal don't intend to bring Folarin Balogun into the first-team fold again unless he signs a new contract, according to a report.
RB Leipzig haven't made any official bid to sign Folarin Balogun this summer, contrary to recent reports of a pre-contract agreement with the club.
Not long after Mikel Arteta blamed Folarin Balogun's agent for the problems securing a deal, The Athletic popped up with an excusive claiming the player was on the verge of signing a pre-contract with a foreign club in a piece that absolutely stank of agent games, but was it?
Folarin Balogun is up for Premier League 2 Player of the Month for December, after Nikolaj Duus Moller's nomination in November.
Folarin Balogun appears close to agreeing an Arsenal exit, despite Mikel Arteta insisting the player wants to stay earlier today.
Folarin Balogun is in conversation with VfB Stuttgart over a possible transfer as he runs down his contract, according to a report in Germany.