Justin Hoyte
Justin Hoyte

Justin Hoyte

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Name Justin Hoyte
Arsenal Career 2003 - 2008
Position: Defender
Appearances 68 (50 starts, 18 as a sub)
Goals 1

England U21 right-back Justin Hoyte featured in Arsenal's 2004 FA Community Shield triumph. He played for the Gunners' U17 team while still at school and represented England U19s at the age of 16. Signing professional at Highbury in July 2002, he made his Premiership debut in Arsenal's 6-1 victory at home to Southampton in May 2003 when Robert Pires and Jermaine Pennant scored hat-tricks in the FA Cup Final rehearsal. He played for Arsenal in the 2005 FA Community Shield before spending the whole of last season on loan to Sunderland. Now back at Arsenal, he has made 14 league appearances for the Club. (With thanks to Leigh Edwards)