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Coyle back on the right track at Arsenal

Two seasons ago, when he was a schoolboy, Trae Coyle seemed almost certain to be given chances to impress in the Arsenal first-team eventually. Coyle was already featuring for the U19s in the UEFA Youth League and was providing glimpses of the undoubted quality that he possesses. However, last season didn’t exactly go to play […]


Stan Flaherty impressing for Arsenal U18s

Standing out from the crowd at youth level can be a difficult task, but Arsenal youngster Stan Flaherty has taken some significant steps forward in that regard in recent weeks. The first-year scholar, who is still only 16 years old, started the season on the periphery of proceedings for Arsenal U18s and didn’t even make […]


Arsenal youngsters get opportunity to impress Emery

International breaks can often be very tedious for supporters, but for Arsenal youngsters who aren’t away with their countries, such occasions can be extremely eventful. With a host of first-team players playing across the world, a large contingent of youngsters were drafted in to participate in training sessions with the senior squad over the last […]


Arsenal face January decision over Nketiah

It was in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup last season that Eddie Nketiah announced himself with two goals against Norwich City. As we approach that stage of the competition again, the striker has yet to play a single minute for the Arsenal first-team this season. Nketiah made the bench against Vorskla Poltava and […]


Arsenal waiting on Daley-Campbell decision

A host of talented youngsters have left Arsenal in recent years, yet, all the while, the club still boast an impressive academy. The club are eager, though, to do more to retain some of their best prospects, and that extends to the case of Vontae Daley-Campbell, a right-back who has been capped by England at […]


Cruel injury blow stops Amaechi in his tracks

Xavier Amaechi was making excellent progress, with the winger building upon his performances from last season to establish himself as a key part of the Arsenal U23 team despite still being eligible to represent the U18s. Then, cruelly, he was stopped in his tracks, with a foot injury sustained on international duty with England U18s […]