Tag: Xavier Amaechi

Xavier Amaechi playing for Bolton Wanderers (Photo via Amaechi on Instagram)

Xavier Amaechi explains why he left Arsenal

Xavier Amaechi has explained that he left Arsenal because he didn't feel like it was the right place for him to break into the team.
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 29: Xavier Amaechi looks on during a training session at training ground near Volksparkstadion on July 29, 2019 in Hamburg, Germany. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

20yo Arsenal academy graduate to join Bolton Wanderers

Arsenal academy graduate Xavier Amaechi is joining Bolton Wanderers on loan from Hamburg, according to reports.
Xavier Amaechi signs with Karlsruher SC on a loan to the end of the season (Photo via KSC.de)

20yo ex-Arsenal winger given chance to improve sell-on clause

Former Arsenal academy winger Xavier Amaechi has completed a loan transfer to Karlsruher SC, as he pushes to make his breakthrough in senior football.
Bukayo Saka with England (Photo via Instagram / BukayoSaka87)

Arsenal’s England Youth International Roundup: 6 goals, 5 assists, another positive break

Arsenal youngsters managed a total of 11 goal contributions for the England youth teams over the break, in spite of the absence of a couple of big names.
Bukayo Saka with England (Photo via Instagram / BukayoSaka87)

Bukayo Saka and former Gunner Xavier Amaechi involved in the goals for England u19s’...

Bukayo Saka provided an assist for the England u19s' second goal in a 4-0 win over Luxembourg on Wednesday, with former Gunner Xavier Amaechi also involved in the goals.

Arsenal loanee Osei-Tutu has a point to prove as he prepares to face Hamburg...

Jordi Osei-Tutu is relishing the opportunity to face up against Xavier Amaechi and Hamburg on Friday, but he has a point to prove after his first few games.
Xavier Amaechi with his new Hamburg teammates after their win over Chemnitzer FC (Photo via Instagram / XavierAmaechi)

Teenage ex-Arsenal star makes his debut in German Cup win

Xavier Amaechi made his debut for Hamburg on Sunday, coming off the bench in a DFB Pokal game against Chemnitzer FC.
Xavier Amaechi posing in Hamburg colours (Photo via Abendblatt.de)

Hamburg boss admits Arsenal wanted to sell talented teenager to a Premier League club

Arsenal wanted to sell Xavier Amaechi to a Premier League club if they couldn't extend his contract, according to Hamburg boss Dieter Hecking.
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Dead body, mega transfer, major injury, youth sale & more: Arsenal weekend roundup

After a busy week, things didn't really slow down over the weekend as Arsenal sorted out the transfer of two players, a dead body was found at an Arsenal player's home and three matches took place.
Xavier Amaechi in his signing video with Hamburger SV (Photo via Twitter / HSV)

Official: Arsenal sell talented teenager to Hamburg

Arsenal have sold Xavier Amaechi to Hamburger SV for a fee of around €2.5m plus add-ons and a sell-on clause.

Arsenal teenager set for medical with German club on Monday

Xavier Amaechi is likely to travel to Hamburg for a medical on Monday ahead of a €2.5m move, according to reports in Germany.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: Xavier Amaechi of Arsenal in action during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at Emirates Stadium on August 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Hamburg set to sign talented Arsenal teenager for €2.5m

Hamburg are set to buy Xavier Amaechi from Arsenal for €2.5m, according to reports in Germany.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Xavier Amaechi of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on May 16, 2019, in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Exclusive: Xavier Amaechi left out of u23 Barnet fixture with illness

Xavier Amaechi was left out of Arsenal's 3-2 win over Barnet with illness, amid reports that he's closing in on a move to a German club.

Barnet vs Arsenal XI: How and when to watch, team news and predicted XI

An Arsenal XI made up of mostly u23 players will take on Barnet on Wednesday night, after returning from their trip to Slovakia.

Teenage Arsenal star considering leaving after Europa League exclusion

Xavier Amaechi was disappointed to have been left out of the final 23 for the Europa League final on Wednesday, after travelling to Baku with the rest of the first-team squad.

Assessed: The 5 Arsenal youngsters in the club's Europa League final travelling squad

When Arsenal announced their 24-man travelling party heading to Baku for the Europa League final on Saturday, there were a few names that would've been more familiar to followers of the u23s.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Xavier Amaechi of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on May 16, 2019, in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal open contract extension talks with 2 star teenagers

Arsenal have opened contract talks with Tyreece John-Jules and Xavier Amaechi, looking to tie them down to long-term deals, according to reports.

The 5 Arsenal academy stars in training for Europa League final

Eddie Nketiah, Joe Willock, Bukayo Saka, Xavier Amaechi and Deyan Iliev are in first-team training ahead of the Europa League final, and appear likely to be part of the squad for the trip.
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Ian Maatsen of Chelsea stretches for the ball that Bukayo Saka of Arsenal controls during the Premier League 2 match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on April 15, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)

Exclusively confirmed: Arsenal teenagers pulled out of England u18s for Europa League final

Bukayo Saka and Xavier Amaechi have been pulled out of the England youth teams at Arsenal's request, Daily Cannon sources have confirmed.
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Arsenal to add 5 players to squad from youth ranks and reserves

Arsenal could promote five players into the first team as they look to tighten their belts without Champions League football for a third season.

Arsenal smash Derby County 5-0 with debuts for 2 players

Arsenal moved into third place and got revenge for suffering a 5-0 defeat at the hands of Derby by putting five past them on Monday night.

Arsenal teenager wanted by Bayern receives first senior call: Watch him in action

Xavier Amaechi received his first senior call-up for Arsenal on Thursday, for the club's mid-season trip to Dubai, but it could've come much earlier if his luck had been different.
Arsenal squad for Dubai trip (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

Arsenal pull two players out of England duty for first-team Dubai trip

Arsenal have withdrawn Xavier Amaechi and Tyreece John-Jules from international duty with the England u18s so the pair can take part in the first team's trip to Dubai.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Xavier Amaechi of Arsenal is challenged by Ben Cabango of Swansea City during the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal and Swansea City at Meadow Park on March 04, 2019 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Bayern Munich plot move for Arsenal 18-year-old: Next Serge Gnabry?

Bayern Munich are targeting Arsenal's 18-year-old winger Xavier Amaechi, seemingly hoping the youngster will follow in Serge Gnabry's footsteps to Germany.

Arsenal lack a threat from wide so why are they ignoring these two?

Xavier Amaechi and Bukayo Saka can't stop scoring and assisting for the Arsenal academy in 2019, and they must be putting pressure on Unai Emery to get more first-team chances now.

Watch: Arsenal 17-year-old scores stunner and celebrates by mocking Spurs fans

Bukayo Saka scored a brace as Arsenal won 5-2 against Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Youth Cup, with his second goal the pick of the lot.
Qarabag's Azerbaijan defender Gara Garayev (L) vies with Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka during their UEFA Europa league Group E football match between Arsenal and FK Qarabag at the Emirates stadium in London on December 13, 2018. (Photo by Adrian DENNIS / AFP / Getty Images)

Arsenal youth duo can't stop scoring: Could solve first team's winger problem [Video]

Bukayo Saka and Xavier Amaechi made another good case for first-team chances on Monday, as both scored in a 5-1 win over Manchester City's u23s.

Watch: Forgotten Arsenal talent stamps his return from injury with goal and assist

Xavier Amaechi made his first u23 start since August on Monday night, and he took full advantage of being back on the pitch to score a goal and provide an assist.

Arsenal forward returns from injury ahead of schedule

Arsenal welcomed back Xavier Amaechi on Tuesday night after three months on the sidelines with a foot problem.

Young Arsenal star confirms injury that will keep him out until next year

Xavier Amaechi posted an update on social media confirming he's sustained a foot injury that will keep him out until 2019.

6 Arsenal's Youth Cup finalists who could make the first-team

On Friday night Arsenal play the first leg of their FA Youth Cup final against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, with the return leg at home on Monday.

6 stars of Arsenal's Youth Cup run who could make the first-team

On Monday night Arsenal are fighting for a place in the final of the FA Youth Cup, facing Blackpool in the second-leg of their semi-final at the Emirates Stadium.

4 stars of Arsenal's Youth Cup run Nelson tips to reach the top

Reiss Nelson has named the four stars of Arsenal's FA Youth Cup campaign he expects to succeed, ahead of competition's final rounds.

4 Youth Cup stars ready to crack Arsenal 1st team

On Tuesday, Arsenal's u18s won 5-1 against Colchester United to qualify for the FA Youth Cup semi-final, but which of the youngsters could someday make the first team?

30 shots and a screamer but Arsenal u18s winning run ends in rescued draw

Arsenal's u18s came back from 2-0 down to draw with Fulham at London Colney, and the Gunners ended up disappointed not to win.

Goalscorer delighted to sign with Arsenal

Xavier Amaechi is delighted to have signed his first professional contract with Arsenal on his 17th birthday.

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.

Great news as Arsenal get 'technically excellent' 17-year-old goalscorer to agree deal

17-year-old attacker Xavier Amaechi has signed his first professional contract with Arsenal.

3 Arsenal youngsters you must watch out for in 2018

2017 saw a number of fresh young faces make their first team debut, but who should we lookout for in the new year?