Every season a number of Arsenal players go out on loan to gain valuable first-team experience. With the 2012/13 campaign now underway, 15 Gunners are currently away from the Club.

Arsenal.com tracks their progress throughout the season. Our Arsenal's Loanees page offers an overview and below is the latest instalment of our Loan Watch.

Player Profile - Denilson

Denilson
Tigre 0-0 Sao Paulo
Wednesday, December 5
Denilson played 90 minutes as Sao Paulo drew against Tigre in the first leg of the Copa Sudamericana final. The midfielder was booked just after the hour.

Player Profile - Chukwuemeka Aneke

Chuks Aneke
Crewe 1-1 Doncaster [Crewe win 5-3 on pens]
Tuesday, December 4
Chuks Aneke started as Crewe progressed to the semi-finals of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy northern section. The midfielder was replaced after 76 minutes.

Player Profile - Nicklas Bendtner

Nicklas Bendtner
Shakhtar Donetsk 0-1 Juventus
Wednesday, December 5
Nicklas Bendtner played no part as Juventus qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League with victory over Shakhtar Donetsk.

Player Profile - Conor Henderson

Conor Henderson
Coventry 1-1 Sheffield United [Coventry win 4-1 on penalties]
Tuesday, December 4
Conor Henderson did not feature as Coventry moved into the semi-finals of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy northern section with victory over Sheffield United.

Player Profile - Daniel Boateng

Daniel Boateng
Plymouth 1-1 Oxford [Oxford win 3-1 on pens]
Tuesday, December 4
Daniel Boateng was not in the Oxford squad as they beat Plymouth on penalties in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy southern section.

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