• Joel Campbell hits back at Arsene Wenger after Arsenal exit

    Joel Campbell hits back at Arsene Wenger after Arsenal exit

    Joel Campbell believes he deserved more playing time at Arsenal but insists he is happy to have joined Sporting on loan.

    The 24-year-old has moved to the Portuguese club on a temporary deal until the end of the season after he was unable to secure a regular first-team place under Arsene Wenger.

    The Costa Rica international, who has also spent seasons on loan at Lorient, Real Betis and Olympiakos, started 21 games for the Gunners last term, scoring four goals in 31 […]

  • Arsenal’s Joel Campbell moves to Sporting Lisbon on season-long loan

    Arsenal’s Joel Campbell moves to Sporting Lisbon on season-long loan

    Arsenal’s Joel Campbell has signed a deal to join Sporting Lisbon on a season-long loan.

    The 24-year-old scored four times in 30 first-team appearances for Arsenal last year, having joined the club in 2011 and spending previous loan spells at Lorient, Real Betis, Olympiakos and Villarreal making this the fifth country he has played in since his arrival at the Emirates.

    Sporting Lisbon finished second in the Portuguese league in 2015-16 and will offer Campbell Champions League experience. The move is subject […]

  • You can leave Arsenal – Wenger tells Campbell

    You can leave Arsenal – Wenger tells Campbell

    Estadio Deportivo claim the Arsenal boss has advised Costa Rica international Joel Campbell to look for a new team either on a permanent or loan deal.

    According to the Spanish outlet, Valencia have knocked on his door with head coach Pako Ayestaran keen to strengthen his attacking options.

    AC Milan reportedly enquired about Campbell months ago and could revive their interest.

    Campbell joined Arsenal from Costa Rican side Saprissa in 2011 but found spent the majority of his time on loan at Lorient, […]