Tag: Rob Holding

Rob Holding plays for Arsenal Football Club. The English defender arrived at Arsenal in 2016 from Bolton for £2m and earns around £25,000-per-week or £1,300,000-per-year. Holding wears the number 16 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on September 20, 1995.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 28: Rob Holding of Arsenal looks on during the warm up prior to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Etihad Stadium on August 28, 2021 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Rob Holding praised for his actions at Leeds

Rob Holding has been commended by anti-racism group, Kick it Out, for his actions in defending his teammates by reporting alleged racist abuse to officials.
LEEDS, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: General view of a corner flag with the Leeds logo on is seen with fog behind inside the stadium ahead of the Premier League match between Leeds United and Arsenal at Elland Road on December 18, 2021 in Leeds, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Police make arrest after Arsenal report alleged racist abuse

The police have confirmed that they made one arrest following reports that Arsenal substitutes were subjected to alleged racist abuse during their game against Leeds at Elland Road on Saturday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 18: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal acknowledges the fans after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Who will be the new Arsenal captain after Aubameyang?

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang lost the captain's armband this week, but the question remains over who will take it from him on a permanent basis.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Rob Holding of Arsenal warms up ahead of the Premier League match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at Emirates Stadium on October 18, 2021. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Rob Holding impresses Arsenal staff in training

Rob Holding is reportedly impressing behind the scenes with his intensity in training with Arsenal, as he looks to win his spot back.
Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Bukayo Saka is interviewed after the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Sunday September 26, 2021. Copyright: Nick Potts

Video: Holding and White dance along to ‘Saka and Emile Smith Rowe’

Ben White and Rob Holding were among the Arsenal players dancing along to the 'Saka and Emile Smith Rowe' chant on Saturday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Mohamed Elneny of Arsenal in action during the UEFA Europa League Group B stage match between Arsenal FC and Dundalk FC at Emirates Stadium on October 29, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

1 out, 1 doubt: Latest Arsenal team news pre-AFC Wimbledon

Arsenal's injury and suspension list is rapidly shrinking, and there are only a couple of players likely to miss the visit of AFC Wimbledon.

3 players unavailable: Arsenal team news vs Burnley

Arsenal will be without three players through injury and suspension at the weekend, as Mikel Arteta's side travels to face Burnley.
Rob Holding of Arsenal wearing the captains armband during the Premier League match at Goodison Park, Liverpool. Picture date: 19th December 2020. Picture: Andrew Yates/Sportimage

Transfer update on Arsenal 25yo amid exit rumours

Rob Holding is set to stay with Arsenal for the coming season, despite some recent rumours about a potential exit to Newcastle United.
Kieran Tierney in training with Arsenal, Calum Chambers in the background (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

3 senior players join Arsenal training camp in Scotland

Rob Holding, Calum Chambers, and Kieran Tierney have all joined Arsenal's pre-season training camp in Scotland ahead of the game against Rangers.
Arsenal v Villarreal - UEFA Europa League - Semi Final - Second Leg - Emirates Stadium Arsenal s Rob Holding reacts during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture date: Thursday May 6, 2021. Copyright: John Walton

Rob Holding now likely to be available for sale

Rob Holding is likely to be available for sale this summer as Arsenal close in on the signing of Ben White from Brighton, according to reports.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Rob Holding of Arsenal receives medical treatment during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Emirates Stadium on February 21, 2021. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Arsenal 25-year-old ruled out of Benfica clash: Return date set

Rob Holding is unavailable for Arsenal's trip to face Benfica in Athens, but he'll return in time for Leicester City at the weekend.
Arsene Wenger (R), manager of Arsenal FC and Mikel Arteta address the media during a press conference ahead of their UEFA Champions League round of sixteen second leg match against FC Bayern Muenchen at Allianz Arena on March 10, 2014 in Munich, Germany.

13 Arsene Wenger-era players remain at Arsenal

It has been quite the clearout and with Arsenal set to let Mesut Ozil leave for nothing, just who is left from Arsene Wenger's time at the club?
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Rob Holding of Arsenal following the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

25yo Arsenal star explains why he wanted to leave in the summer

Rob Holding has explained why he initially wanted to leave Arsenal on loan this summer before Mikel Arteta convinced him to stay.
Rob Holding of Arsenal wearing the captains armband during the Premier League match at Goodison Park, Liverpool. Picture date: 19th December 2020. Picture: Andrew Yates/Sportimage

It’s just good business: Arsenal confirm Rob Holding contract

Rob Holding has signed a new contract at Arsenal tying him to the club until 2024 with the option of another year.
Brighton and Hove Albion v Arsenal Premier League Arsenal s Rob Holding during the Premier League match at the American Express Community Stadium, Brighton and Hove Copyright: Daniel Hambury

New deal expected for Arsenal 25-year-old amid Arteta praise

Rob Holding is expected to sign a new long-term deal with Arsenal before the end of the season, with Mikel Arteta impressed by the defender's progress.
Rob Holding of Arsenal wearing the captains armband during the Premier League match at Goodison Park, Liverpool. Picture date: 19th December 2020. Picture: Andrew Yates/Sportimage

25-year-old close to new Arsenal deal closing door on January move

Rob Holding is reportedly close to a new deal with Arsenal according to a report in The Telegraph [£].
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Rob Holding of Arsenal following the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Arsenal 25-year-old names what’s missing from Arteta’s masterplan

Rob Holding believes Mikel Arteta's tactical preparation for matches is better than anything he's experienced, but they're missing the execution.
Manchester United's English striker Marcus Rashford (L) is hurt in this challenge with Arsenal's English defender Rob Holding (R) on November 1, 2020. (Photo by PAUL ELLIS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta admits this player only had 1 training session before Manchester United win

Mikel Arteta says Rob Holding only took part in one training session before the trip to Manchester on Sunday, following his injury.
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Arsenal Team News for Rapid Vienna: 3 back, 1 new injury

Two Arsenal players returned from injury with the u23s over the weekend, and one more during the week before the Rapid Vienna game.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Sadio Mane of Liverpool battles for possession with Rob Holding of Arsenal during the FA Community Shield final between Arsenal and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on August 29, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Andrew Couldridge/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal star could miss three or four weeks after picking up injury over weekend

Rob Holding will miss three or four weeks of match action with his hamstring injury from the weekend, according to a report.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal speaks with Rob Holding of Arsenal following the Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on September 19, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Will Oliver - Pool/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta answers questions on Rob Holding injury

Mikel Arteta spoke to the media about Rob Holding after the Manchester City clash, with the defender suffering a hamstring problem.
Arsenal's English defender Rob Holding leaves Arsenal's Colney training centre north of London on May 20, 2020 as training continues for Premier League clubs with a June re-start the intention during the COVID-19 pandemic. - Teams have started socially-distanced training in small groups this week, but several Premier League stars have expressed concerns about plans to resume the season. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Rob Holding injury update: When will he be fit?

Rob Holding was named in the starting lineup against Manchester City but picked up a hamstring problem in the warmup.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Callum Chambers of Arsenal celebrates their second goal scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on December 09, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

4 clubs show interest in Chambers with Holding move off

Despite deciding against a loan move for Rob Holding, Arsenal may still sell an English centre-back this summer, with plenty of interest in Calum Chambers.
Arsenal's English defender Rob Holding (C) goes up for a header during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on September 12, 2020. (Photo by CLIVE ROSE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta confirms he changed 24-year-old's mind about summer transfer

Mikel Arteta says he told Rob Holding he wasn't going anywhere this summer, so he should change his mind and focus on Arsenal.

Arsenal decide to keep 24-year-old despite heavy exit speculation

Rob Holding will stay at Arsenal this season, with Mikel Arteta turning down the option of a loan move to Newcastle United for the player.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Newcastle plans to sign Arsenal 24-year-old on hold as Gunners delay

Newcastle United plans to sign Rob Holding are currently on hold, as Arsenal are delaying a potential loan move to review their options.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Newcastle United now favourites to sign Arsenal 24-year-old on loan without option

Rob Holding is likely to move on a season-long loan to Newcastle United this summer, without an option for a permanent deal.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Newcastle join the race for Arsenal 24-year-old but they only want a loan deal

Newcastle United are the latest club to join the race for Rob Holding this summer, but they only want him on an initial loan deal, according to a report.

2 Arsenal players return to London Colney for training

Joe Willock and Rob Holding returned to London Colney for training sessions this week, even though most of the Arsenal squad are on holiday.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Rob Holding of Arsenal FC looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Rob Holding seen as backup option for Leeds United

Leeds United are reportedly considering a move for Rob Holding if they can't complete a move for Ben White as they look to strengthen ahead of their return to the Premier League.
Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) celebrates scoring their second goal with Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin (L) during the English FA Cup semi-final football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, on July 18, 2020. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / POOL / AFP)

Arteta wants 3 positions revamped: Door open for at least 6 players

Arsenal need to sell before they buy and that means were are going to see a lot of activity this summer, something David Ornstein has been talking fans through.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 15: Sadio Mane of Liverpool clashes with Rob Holding of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC at Emirates Stadium on July 15, 2020 in London, 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 Paul Childs/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal star makes BBC Team of the Week

Rob Holding made the BBC Team of the Week for the latest round of fixtures, after his impressive display against Liverpool on Wednesday.

David Ornstein names 3 defenders on Arsenal's transfer list this summer

Arsenal will listen to offers for Rob Holding, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Shkodran Mustafi this summer, according to David Ornstein.

The reason Mikel Arteta didn't play Rob Holding regularly before the shutdown

Rob Holding didn't feature much under Mikel Arteta pre-pandemic, but this was for fitness reasons more than anything else, according to a report.

Arsenal can afford to take their time with Rob Holding

15 months after his ACL injury at Old Trafford, Rob Holding still isn't playing regularly for Arsenal, but arguably that's not a bad thing for him or the club.
Pablo Mari with Arsenal (Photo via Twitter / PabloMV5)

Arteta says 4 players are ready to face Portsmouth after featuring for u23s on...

Mikel Arteta thinks Pablo Mari, Rob Holding, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Reiss Nelson are all in contention to feature against Portsmouth, after playing for the u23s on Friday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Callum Chambers of Arsenal celebrates their second goal scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Arsenal FC at London Stadium on December 09, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

What can Arsenal fans really expect from Calum Chambers' ACL recovery?

This week, Arsenal confirmed that Calum Chambers had suffered an ACL injury to his left knee and underwent surgery on Thursday to correct the problem, so what can we expect for the player over the course of the next six-to-nine months?

Arsenal could still sell senior defender despite Chambers injury

Arsenal might still sell Shkodran Mustafi this month even though Calum Chambers will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
via @Arsenal

5 players return to training ahead of Manchester United

Xhaka, Holding, Martinelli, Sokratis and Ceballos all joined first-team training ahead of Arsenal's clash with Manchester United on Wednesday.
WATFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15: Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Arsenal FC at Vicarage Road on September 15, 2019 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal star out until January plus Ozil, Holding & Bellerin injury updates

Sead Kolasinac picked up an ankle ligament injury against Manchester City last weekend, and he won't return to full training until January.