Young midfielder Chuks Aneke has joined League One side Crewe Alexandra on a one-month loan deal.
It will be the 19-year-old England youth international’s third loan move, after successful spells with Stevenage and Preston North End last season.
The 2011/12 campaign proved productive for Aneke, who signed a new contract with Arsenal last June, before making his first team debut in the 3-1 League Cup victory over Shrewsbury Town in September.
The Newham-born youngster also racked up six goals in 10 appearances for the reserves last term before heading out to gain competitive experience on loan.
Aneke continued his progression this pre-season when he joined the first-team squad on their tour of Asia, scoring the winner against a Malaysia XI in Kuala Lumpur.
Everyone at Arsenal Football Club wishes Chuks well for his time at the Alexandra Stadium with Steve Davis’ newly-promoted team.Copyright 2013 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 7 Sep 2012