Every season a number of Arsenal players go out on loan to gain valuable first-team experience. With the 2012/13 campaign now underway, 12 Gunners are currently away from the Club.

Nicklas Bendtner
Sampdoria 3-2 Juventus
Saturday, May 18
Nicklas Bendtner made his first appearance of 2013 as champions Juventus ended the season with defeat at Sampdoria. The striker was introduced as a 74th-minute substitute.

Emmanuel Frimpong
Swansea 0-3 Fulham
Sunday, May 19
Emmanuel Frimpong started as Fulham ended their season with an impressive victory at Swansea. The midfielder played 67 minutes before being replaced by Giorgos Karagounis.

Johan Djourou
Hannover 96 3-0 Fortuna Dusseldorf
Saturday, May 18
Johan Djourou was part of the Hannover side that relegated Dusseldorf at AWD-Arena. The defender played the full 90 minutes.

Joel Campbell

Mallorca 1-0 Real Betis
Monday, May 20
Joel Campbell started as Real Betis were beaten at relegation-threatened
Mallorca. The forward was replaced after 38 minutes.

Wellington
Ponferradina 1-1 Numancia
Saturday, May 18
Wellington came on with 15 minutes to play as Ponferradina’s play-off hopes took a hit with a 1-1 draw at home to Numancia.

Marouane Chamakh
West Ham 4-2 Reading
Sunday, May 19
Marouane Chamakh was not in the West Ham squad as a Kevin Nolan hat-trick inspired Sam Allardyce’s team to victory at home to Reading.

Philip Roberts
Ross County 1-0 Inverness CT
Sunday, May 19
Philip Roberts did not feature in Inverness’ Highland derby defeat to Ross County. The loss prevented Terry Butcher’s side from competing in Europe next season.

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