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LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 28: Mikel Arteta and Zech Medley during a training session at Emirates Stadium on December 28, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

5 Arsenal teenagers get new senior squad shirt numbers

Five Arsenal academy players received new first-team numbers in training this week, as we approach the end of the current campaign.
BARNET, ENGLAND - JULY 24: James Hillson of Arsenal in action during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Barnet and Arsenal at The Hive on July 24, 2019 in Barnet, England. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)

Teenager joins Arsenal 1st team squad after Leno injury

Arsenal youth goalkeeper James Hillson is training with the first-team after Bernd Leno's injury, looking likely to slot into the third-choice spot.
BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Bernd Leno of Arsenal goes down injured and in pain as Neal Maupay of Brighton and Hove Albion argues with Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at American Express Community Stadium on June 20, 2020 in Brighton, 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 Gareth Fuller/Pool via Getty Images)

Assessed: Arsenal goalkeeper options with Bernd Leno out

Bernd Leno looks set to spend a spell on the sidelines, so let's take a look at the alternative options to the German goalkeeper for the rest of the season.
BARNET, ENGLAND - JULY 24: James Hillson of Arsenal celebrates his sides first goal during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Barnet and Arsenal at The Hive on July 24, 2019 in Barnet, England. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images)

Arsenal renew 19-year-old’s contract after just one season

Arsenal have reportedly agreed a new contract with goalkeeper James Hillson who is expected to be sent out on loan next season.
James Hillson signs for Arsenal. Arsenal Training Ground. London Colney, Herts, 2/7/19. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Explained: Why 2 teenagers are in Arsenal's Europa League A-list squad before their debuts

James Hillson and Joel Lopez are both in Arsenal's Europa League A-list, despite not having made their senior debuts, and the reason why is pretty straightforward.
Joel Lopez signs a new contract for Arsenal. Highbury House. Emirates Stadium, 27/6/19. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Arsenal sign goalkeeper, nobody notices

Arsenal have handed professional contracts to three youngsters - Ben Cottrell, Joel Lopez, and James Hillson who arrived on loan from Reading and has now signed a permanent deal.
Joel Lopez signs a new contract for Arsenal. Highbury House. Emirates Stadium, 27/6/19. Credit : Arsenal Football Club / David Price.

Arsenal sign 18-year-old Reading keeper & hand out 2 more contracts

Arsenal have handed professional contracts to three youngsters - Ben Cottrell, Joel Lopez, and James Hillson who arrived on loan from Reading and has now signed a permanent deal.
James Hillson with Reading FC (Photo via Instagram / JamesHillson_)

Teenage goalkeeper drops major hint Arsenal are signing him

Youth goalkeeper James Hillson has hinted that he's going to sign for Arsenal this summer, after being released by Reading.

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.
James Hillson with Reading FC (Photo via Instagram / JamesHillson_)

Arsenal loan signing given new number

After completing his loan move to Arsenal last week, James Hillson has been given the number 68 shirt for the remainder of the campaign.
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.