Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Afobe To Feed the Lions

Afobe To Feed the Lions

Arsenal youngster Benik Afobe has joined Championship club Millwall on loan until the end of the season. The emergency loan window opened in the Football League today and the South London club have taken advantage by snapping Afobe up on a 3 month loan deal. Afobe joined Bolton Wanderers on what was meant to be a season long loan deal last summer, but it was cut short after a fruitless period in which Afobe notched only 3 goals in 24 appearances.

Afobe is a graduate from Arsenal`s Hale End academy. He has previously taken in loan spells at Huddersfield Town and Reading. He joins on a youth loan and Lions boss Kenny Jackett was delighted to get his man, "Benik is the type of player who can play close to the centre-halves and play one-twos with those around him,' he said.

'If we can get him in the right system and playing on a regular basis he`ll be a superb addition for us.' Benik will wear the number 13 shirt and goes straight into Millwall`s squad against Blackpool tomorrow.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Tim Stillman
Date:Friday February 8 2013
Time: 10:06AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Wenger Failed In Summer Griezmann Approach?

The Sun has today claimed an apparent 'source in the know' as saying Wenger made an approach for Atletico Madrid forward Griezmann during Euro 2016.

Focus Will Bring Walcott A Great Season - Wenger

Wenger maintains his views, following Walcott's recall into the England squad named by Allardyce on Sunday, that Arsenal will see 'a different' player this season.

Chambers In Middlesbrough Loan?

England international Calum Chambers, signed from Southampton a couple of years ago, is reportedly on his way to Middlesbrough on loan.

Double Deal Confirmed By Wenger

It hasn't been officially announced yet but Arsene Wenger has confirmed Shkodran Mustafi is coming to Arsenal from Valencia with Lucas Perez Deportivo La Coruna.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Rocky7
Editor email
Profile
ClockEnd124
no email
Profile
Amos
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Watford MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Cech6%
Bellerin1%
Holding5%
Koscielny2%
Monreal0%
Cazorla1%
Xhaka25%
Walcott1%
Ozil15%
Oxlade-Chamberlain0%
Sanchez44%
Sub - Wilshere0%
Sub - Elneny0%
Sub - Gibbs0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 3 3 0 0 9 6
2 Chelsea 3 3 0 0 9 5
3 Man Utd 3 3 0 0 9 5
4 Everton 3 2 1 0 7 2
5 Hull City 3 2 0 1 6 2
6 Middlesbrough 3 1 2 0 5 1
7 Spurs 3 1 2 0 5 1
8 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 4 1
9 Leicester City 3 1 1 1 4 0
10 WBA 3 1 1 1 4 0
11 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 4 -1
12 West Ham 3 1 0 2 3 -2
13 Burnley 3 1 0 2 3 -2
14 Swansea 3 1 0 2 3 -2
15 Southampton 3 0 2 1 2 -2
16 Sunderland 3 0 1 2 1 -2
17 Crystal Palace 3 0 1 2 1 -2
18 Watford 3 0 1 2 1 -3
19 AFC Bournemouth 3 0 1 2 1 -3
20 Stoke 3 0 1 2 1 -4
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Naijagunner9
2.5102
3.Joe_@**1