Tag: Josh Dasilva

BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Ivan Toney of Brentford looks on during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Nottingham Forest at Brentford Community Stadium on April 29, 2023. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Arsenal eyeing Toney and Gimenez as Frank makes his stance clear

Arsenal and Chelsea vie for Brentford's Ivan Toney as the striker's £100m valuation raises the stakes in the January transfer window and Thomas Frank says he wants Toney to 'stay forever'.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Kevin Schade of Brentford FC in action during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Crystal Palace at Gtech Community Stadium on August 26, 2023. (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)

7 out: Brentford team news for Arsenal clash

Brentford are set to be without seven players for their League Cup game against Arsenal on Wednesday due to various injuries and suspensions.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND: Josh Dasilva of Brentford in action during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Brentford FC at Old Trafford on April 05, 2023. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Former Gunner explains why his departure made his mum cry

Josh Dasilva says his mum cried when he decided to leave Arsenal, but he felt he needed to go somewhere with a clear plan for him.

2 former Gunners could play vs Arsenal on Friday but Josh Dasilva out

Of the four Arsenal academy players now in and around the Brentford first team, two have a realistic shot of making the squad to face the Gunners on Friday.

Josh Dasilva: I want Arsenal to win every single game

Despite leaving Arsenal in 2017 and supporting another club as a child, ex-academy midfielder Josh Dasilva wishes nothing but the best for his old team.

Josh Dasilva nominated for Championship POTM award

Former Gunner Josh Dasilva is one of the nominees for Championship Player of the Month, after an excellent November with Brentford.
Josh Dasilva after scoring a hat-trick for Brentford (Photo via Twitter)

Former Gunner Josh Dasilva scores hat-trick and provides assist for Brentford

Former Arsenal academy midfielder Josh Dasilva scored a hat-trick and provided an assist in a 7-0 win for Championship Brentford on Saturday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: Josh Dasilva of Brentford is challenged by Nahki Wells of Queens Park Rangers during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Brentford at The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on October 28, 2019, in London, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Video: Former Gunner Josh Dasilva impresses again scoring from range

Former Arsenal academy midfielder Josh Dasilva kept up his strong recent form for Brentford with another goal on Saturday, scoring from distance.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: Josh Dasilva of Brentford is challenged by Nahki Wells of Queens Park Rangers during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Brentford at The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on October 28, 2019, in London, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Video: Former Gunner pulls off outrageous skill as positive form continues

Josh Dasilva pulled off a fantastic piece of skill to create a clear cut opportunity for Brentford FC against QPR on Monday night, keeping his run in the team going.

Watch: Former academy star Josh Dasilva scores fantastic goal for Brentford

Former Gunner Josh Dasilva has finally started to make an impact on the Brentford first-team in recent weeks, and his performance against Millwall on Friday was his best yet.

Arsenal to face trio of former Gunners in League Cup clash

Arsenal are set to face former Gunners Nico Yennaris, Josh Dasilva and Dan Bentley in the League Cup, after the club drew Brentford at the Emirates Stadium in the next round.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 20: Edward Nketiah of Arsenal celebrates with teammates Josh Dasilva and Reiss Nelson after scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League 2 match between West Ham United and Arsenal at London Stadium on April 20, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

Dasilva admits leaving was ‘hardest’ decision

Josh Dasilva has given his first interview after signing for Brentford on a four-year deal.

Official: Dasilva signs for Brentford

Josh Dasilva has joined Brentford on a four-year deal, after leaving Arsenal on a free transfer at the end of his contract this summer.

Arsenal confirm Dasilva has been released after his contract expired

Arsenal have confirmed that Josh Dasilva hasn't signed a new deal with the club, and as a result he's currently a free agent.

Birmingham City line up move for Dasilva amid contract uncertainty

Birmingham City are reportedly lining up a move for Arsenal academy product Josh Dasilva, but it's still not clear what the midfielder's contract situation is at present.

Dasilva and Omole seemingly agree new Arsenal deals

Joshua Dasilva and Tobi Omole appear to have agreed new deals with Arsenal, as they were both spotted in pre-season training on Tuesday.
Eddie Nketiah, Reiss Nelson and Tyreece John-Jules (Photo by David Price)

6 academy players who deserve opportunities in remaining Premier League games

With eight games to play, Arsenal really don't have much to aim for in the Premier League, so it's a great opportunity to give young players opportunities and experience.

Comprehensive fixture list for Arsenal players this international break

It's time for another international break and two weeks away from club football, so to help you cope here's the fixture list for all the Arsenal players called up.

5 Arsenal youngsters called up for England

Five Arsenal youngsters have received England call ups for the next round of youth international fixtures, as the club's academy continues to go from strength to strength.

Arsenal u23s squeeze past Dinamo Zagreb with late Dasilva goal

Arsenal's u23s beat Dinamo Zagreb's 2-1 in the Premier League International Cup on Saturday.

Which Arsenal youngsters could go on loan in January?

Arsène Wenger admitted he expects Arsenal to be busy with loans this January. But which players could the Gunners give temporary moves away to?

Willock, Nelson, Sheaf, Dasilva: The young Gunners helping Arsenal to silverware

Arsenal's young Gunners delivered impressive showings in the Carabao Cup, helping the team progress to the semi-finals and to the cusp of some silverware.
Reiss Nelson (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

7 academy players join first-team training ahead of West Ham clash

Arsenal included seven academy players in first-team training on Monday, ahead of the Gunners' League Cup quarter-final against West Ham United.

Which youth player will be the next to start for the first team?

With Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Ainsley Maitland-Niles now making fairly regular appearances for the first team, we're looking at who might be next in line.

Arsenal youngsters rewarded as 7 get England call

Arsenal have a total of seven players called up for England duty at various youth levels, as the young Gunners benefit from their recent senior match experiences.

Wenger backs Josh Dasilva to make breakthrough

Josh Dasilva could be the next youngster to make an impact in the Arsenal first-team, with the teenager impressing manager Arsene Wenger in Tuesday's League Cup clash.

5 things we learned from Arsenal’s record-breaking September

Now that the September matches have drawn to a close, we're taking a look back at the month and what we can learn from it.
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Wenger could hand these four players their European debut

Arsene Wenger could be set to hand four Arsenal youngsters their European debut on Thursday night against BATE Borisov.

Wenger: Young players need to make the most of their minutes

Arsène Wenger says that young players need to take their chances when given first-team football for Arsenal, ahead of tonight's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.
Reiss Nelson (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

The 10 Arsenal players looking to impress against BATE Borisov

Arsenal have taken a number of youngsters to Belarus for tonight's European encounter with BATE Borisov, with Arsene Wenger rotating the side ahead of a fixture pile-up.
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These are the players expected to feature against BATE Borisov

Arsenal look to be taking a young squad to Belarus for Thursday's Europa League meeting with BATE Borisov.
Reiss Nelson (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

These seven youngsters could feature in Thursday’s meeting with BATE Borisov

Seven youngsters seem set to travel to Belarus to feature in Arsenal's Europa League match against BATE Borisov on Thursday.

How excited should Arsenal fans be about the latest crop of youngsters?

Reiss Nelson, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Josh Dasilva all featured for Arsenal against Doncaster Rovers on Wednesday so how excited should we be about this latest crop of youngsters judging by their performances?

Do Arsenal really have a good record for bringing through young players?

After Arsenal's first League Cup match of the season against Doncaster Rovers, we're looking at whether the Gunners really do have such a good record bringing through youth.

Wenger: This is what Nelson, Willock and Dasilva learned from last night

Reiss Nelson, Joe Willock and Josh Dasilva all featured for Arsenal on Wednesday night, and Arsene Wenger believes they've learned about the intensity of senior football and how there's no room for error.

Josh Dasilva delighted to make his Arsenal debut

Josh Dasilva became the 845th player to represent Arsenal when he came on against Doncaster on Wednesday night.

Video: Sanchez shakes hands of the youth players arriving into training

Alexis Sanchez made a point to shake the hands of all of the youth players involved in first-team training as he arrived at London Colney.

Alexis named in Arsenal Europa League squad

Alexis Sanchez has been named in Arsenal's Europa League squad for this season, along with 41 other players.

Dasilva plays as England win the U19 European Championships

Arsenal's Josh Dasilva played in England's successful U19 European Championship final in Georgia on Saturday.

Dasilva benched as England start Euros with a win

Arsenal’s Josh Dasilva was an unused substitute as England u19s got their Euros underway with a 2-0 win over Bulgaria.