Every season a number of Arsenal players go out on loan to gain valuable first-team experience. The 2011/12 campaign is no different and 19 Gunners are currently away from the Club.

Arsenal.com track their progress throughout the season. Our Arsenal's Loanees page offers an overview of all the players and below is the latest instalment of our Loan Watch feature with reports from their latest matches.


Player Profile - Benik Afobe


Benik Afobe

Reading 3-1 Blackpool

Saturday, March 24

Benik Afobe made his Reading debut on Saturday, playing 68 minutes of the Royals' 3-1 win over Blackpool at the Madejski Stadium.


Player Profile - Chukwuemeka Aneke

Preston North End

Chuks Aneke

Preston 1-1 Bury

Saturday, March 24

Chuks Aneke made his Preston North End debut on Saturday, playing the full 90 minutes and capping his first game with a goal in their 1-1 draw with Bury.


Player Profile - Nicholas Yennaris

Notts County

Nico Yennaris

Scunthorpe 0-0 Notts County

Saturday, March 24

Nico Yennaris made his Notts County debut on Saturday, playing 71 minutes of Keith Curle's side's goalless draw at Scunthorpe.

Player Profile - Nicklas Bendtner


Nicklas Bendtner

Sunderland 3-1 QPR

Saturday, March 24

Nicklas Bendtner played 81 minutes of Sunderland's 3-1 win over QPR at the Stadium of Light on Saturday, scoring the opening goal against Mark Hughes' relegation-threatened side.


Player Profile - Ryo Miyaichi

Bolton Wanderers


Bolton 2-1 Blackburn

Saturday, March 24

Ryo played the full 90 minutes of Bolton's 2-1 win over Blackburn on Saturday, grabbing an assist for their second of the afternoon at the Reebok Stadium.


Player Profile - Vito Mannone

Hull City

Vito Mannone

Leicester 2-1 Hull

Saturday, March 24

Vito Mannone played the full 90 minutes of Hull's 2-1 defeat to Leicester at the King Power Stadium on Saturday.


C.D. Alcoyano


Barcelona B 2-1 Alcoyano

Sunday, March 25

Wellington played the full 90 minutes of Alcoyano's 2-1 defeat to Barcelona B at the Mini Estadi on Sunday.


Player Profile - Denilson

São Paulo FC


Mirassol 0-1 Sao Paulo

Sunday, March 25

Denilson played the full 90 minutes of Sao Paulo's 1-0 Paulista State Championship victory over Mirassol on Sunday.

Player Profile - Samuel Galindo

Gimnastic Tarragona

Samuel Galindo

Hercules 1-3 Gimnastic Tarragona

Saturday, March 24

Samuel Galindo played 73 minutes of Gimnastic Tarragona's 3-1 win over Hercules on Saturday.

Player Profile - Carlos Vela

Real Sociadad

Carlos Vela

Real Madrid 5-1 Real Sociedad

Saturday, March 24

Carlos Vela played 33 minutes as a second-half substitute in Real Madrid's 5-1 victory over Real Sociedad at the Bernabeu on Saturday.

Player Profile - Craig Eastmond

Wycombe Wanderers

Craig Eastmond

Wycombe 1-1 MK Dons

Saturday, March 24

Craig Eastmond played the whole of Wycombe's 1-1 draw against MK Dons at Adams Park on Saturday.


Player Profile - Sanchez Watt

Crawley Town

Sanchez Watt

Crawley 3-0 Rotherham

Saturday, March 24

Sanchez Watt played seven minutes as a second-half substitute in Crawley's 3-0 win over Rotherham at the Broadfield Stadium on Saturday.


Player Profile - Henri Lansbury

West Ham United

Henri Lansbury

Burnley 2-2 West Ham

Saturday, March 24

Henri Lansbury was an unused substitute in West Ham's 2-2 draw with Burnley at Turf Moor on Saturday.


Player Profile - Andrey Arshavin

Zenit St Petersburg

Andrey Arshavin

Zenit 1-1 Rubin Kazan

Sunday, March 25

Andrey Arshavin did not feature in Zenit's 1-1 draw with Rubin Kazan on Sunday.

Player Profile - Pedro Botelho


Pedro Botelho

Levante 0-2 Osasuna

Sunday, March 25

Pedro Botelho did not feature in Levante's 2-0 defeat at home to Osasuna on Sunday.


Player Profile - Joel Campbell


Joel Campbell

Ajaccio 1-1 Lorient

Saturday, March 24

Joel Campbell did not feature in Lorient's 1-1 draw at Ajaccio on Saturday.


Player Profile - Kyle Bartley


Kyle Bartley

Rangers 3-2 Celtic

Sunday, March 25

Kyle Bartley did not feature in Rangers' 3-2 victory over Celtic in the Old Firm derby at Ibrox on Sunday.


Player Profile - Rhys Murphy

Preston North End

Rhys Murphy

Preston 1-1 Bury

Saturday, March 24

Rhys Murphy did not feature in Preston's 1-1 draw with Bury on Saturday.


Player Profile - Sean McDermott

Leeds United

Sean McDermott

Millwall 0-1 Leeds

Saturday, March 24

Sean McDermott did not feature in Leeds' 1-0 win over Millwall at the New Den on Saturday.

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