Switzerland youth international Sead Hajrovic will today join Barnet on loan until February 18, 2012.

The 18-year-old defender has been a regular for the Reserves over the past two seasons, amassing 23 appearances in total, including eight so far this term, since joining the Club from Grasshoppers Zurich in 2009.

He returns to the principal home of the Gunners’ second string matches - Underhill  - to gain first-team experience with Lawrie Sanchez’s League Two side.

Hajrovic has captained Switzerland Under-18s and was part of the side that won the Under-17s World Cup in 2009. He signed a professional terms with Arsenal in 2010.

Everyone at the Club wishes Sead well for his time with the Bees.

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