08/09 Arsenal 3-0 Wigan Athletic - Jay Simpson
08/09 Arsenal 3-0 Wigan Athletic - Jay Simpson

Jay Simpson

A strong striker, Jay kicked off the 2010/11 season with a brace in Arsenal's traditional pre-season match against Barnet but moved to Hull City in August.

His three first-team appearances came in the 2008/09 Carling Cup and he netted a brace as the Gunners defeated Wigan Athletic in the competition. The striker spent the second half of that season on loan at West Brom.

Jay Simpson Profile

Name Jay Simpson
Arsenal Career 2008 - 2010
Position: Striker
Appearances 6 (2 starts, 4 as a sub)
Goals 4

He spent the 2009/10 campaign on loan at QPR and impressed in front of goal at Loftus Road. Eight goals in his first 15 games proved how prolific the 21-year-old can be.

It was Jay's third loan spell. He spent the 2007/08 campaign at Millwall and performed so well he won the League One ‘Player of the Year’ award.