Tag: James Olayinka

Matt Smith with Swindon Town (Photo via Getty Images / Chloe Knott)

Arsenal loanwatch: Smith stars again, Iliev returns, 4 miss out

Eight Arsenal loanees made midweek appearances across the lower leagues of English football, let's take a look at how things went.
James Olayinka, on loan at Southend United, contests a ball with a Walsall player (Photo via Southend United on Twitter)

Arsenal loanee's club finally win their 1st game of the season

Southend United finally won their first game of the season this weekend, with Arsenal loanee James Olayinka completing 90 minutes.
James Olayinka with Southend United (Photo via SouthendUnited.co.uk)

Video: Arsenal loanee scores incredible solo goal – must watch

James Olayinka scored an incredible solo goal for Southend United on Saturday, as well as scoring a penalty in their FA Cup shootout.
James Olayinka with Arsenal (Photo via Olayinka on Instagram)

Arsenal loanee determined to ‘put it right’ with struggling side

James Olayinka wants to help put things right with Southend United, as the team struggle badly at the very bottom of the English Football League.
BARNSLEY, ENGLAND: Ben Sheaf of Coventry City battle for possession with Callum Styles of Barnsley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Barnsley and Coventry City at Oakwell Stadium on September 26, 2020. (Photo by George Wood/Getty Images)

Arsenal loan watch: 2 debuts, multiple players draw fan praise on positive night

Ben Sheaf and Tolaji Bola put in starring performances for their loan sides in the midweek fixtures, after a difficult weekend.
James Olayinka with Arsenal (Photo via Olayinka on Instagram)

Arsenal confirm loan for 20-year-old after deadline day

James Olayinka is joining Southend United on loan until January, in a very late move not fully confirmed until after deadline day.
James Olayinka with the League Two play-off trophy at Wembley (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal midfielder ends his loan spell with a win at Wembley and promotion

James Olayinka came off the bench to help Northampton Town secure a 4-0 play-off final win and promotion at Wembley on Monday.
NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 18: James Olayinka of Northampton Town in action during the Sky Bet League Two Play Off Semi-final 1st Leg match between Northampton Town and Cheltenham Town at PTS Academy Stadium on June 18, 2020 in Northampton, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee is off to Wembley after helping team win play-off semi-final

James Olayinka featured as Northampton Town won their play-off semi-final second leg to qualify for the final at Wembley next Monday.
NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 18: James Olayinka of Northampton Town in action during the Sky Bet League Two Play Off Semi-final 1st Leg match between Northampton Town and Cheltenham Town at PTS Academy Stadium on June 18, 2020 in Northampton, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee returns from injury to start play-off semi-final

James Olayinka played his second game on loan with Northampton Town on Thursday, starting in their play-off semi-final first leg.
Ben Sheaf (Photo via Twitter)

3 Arsenal loanees impacted by EFL decision

Ben Sheaf and Tyreece John-Jules won't play again for their loan clubs this season, but James Olayinka has a playoff semi-final to prepare for.

Arsenal loanee will return with 1 appearance & 1 MOTM award if season ends...

James Olayinka could end up with the rather bizarre loan record of one appearance and one Man-of-the-Match award if the League Two season ends early.
William Saliba chanting with the crowd after the game (Photo via Saint-Etienne on Twitter)

Keep, sell or loan again: What Arsenal should do with each of their loanees...

It's now just a couple of months until the end of the season, so this week I thought I'd have an early look at what Arsenal should do with each of their loanees this summer.

Arsenal loanee close to injury comeback: Won MOTM in his last appearance

On-loan Arsenal midfielder James Olayinka is in contention to return from injury this weekend against Mansfield, according to a report.
James Olayinka picks up injury on Northampton Town debut (Photo via Northampton Chronicle and Echo)

Arsenal loanee picks up injury on his debut: Photographed in protective boot

James Olayinka is in a protective boot and appears to be back at Arsenal already, after picking up an injury on his Northampton debut.
James Olayinka after his Northampton Town debut (Photo via ntfc.co.uk)

Arsenal loanee wins Man-of-the-Match award on his debut

James Olayinka won the man-of-the-match award for Northampton Town on his debut, as they won 3-0 against Scunthorpe United on Tuesday.
James Olayinka with Northampton Town (Photo via NTFC.co.uk)

Arsenal midfielder completes loan move to Northampton Town

James Olayinka joined Northampton Town on loan earlier today, after some strong performances for the Arsenal u23s lately.
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.
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)

6 Arsenal academy players join first-team training ahead of Chelsea clash

Six players from the Arsenal academy ranks joined senior training ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash with Chelsea.
Mikel Arteta speaking to the players in training (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

6 academy players join Arteta's first training session: Could they feature on Thursday?

Mikel Arteta held his first training session as head coach on Thursday, and six of the academy players joined in with the senior group.
Tyreece John-Jules and James Olayinka ahead of the match against Standard Liege (Photo via Facebook)

3 players could make their debuts for Arsenal against Standard Liege

Tyreece John-Jules, James Olayinka and Robbie Burton could make their Arsenal debuts on Thursday, joining the first-team squad in Liege.

James Olayinka joins first-team training after return from injury

James Olayinka joined up with Arsenal's first team on Tuesday, after the midfielder made his return from injury in the EFL Trophy.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JANUARY 23: James Olayinka signs a new Arsenal contract at London Colney on January 23, 2019 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal midfielder signs new contract

James Olayinka has signed his first professional contract with Arsenal, stepping up from his previous status as a second-year scholar at the club.

12 in 3 and a professional contract: Blazing Young Guns face Aston Villa

The u18s will resume their league campaign when they take on Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon.

Crazy end sees Arsenal youngsters snatch dramatic draw against Brighton

Arsenal's u18s managed to secure a draw in bizarre circumstances away to Brighton, ahead of the senior sides' match-up on Sunday.
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Arsenal u18s overcome defensive issue to beat Aston Villa

Arsenal's u18s managed to pick up a win and a clean sheet in their match against Aston Villa on Saturday.
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Arsenal offer deals to 9 players

In an exclusive recently covered by Jeorge Bird, some of Arsenal's schoolboys have already been offered scholarship deals with the remainder of them hoping they can earn a contract before the dreaded summer release period begins.