September 21, 2016 by
Much-changed Arsenal side enjoyed a comfortable 4-0 triumph over Nottingham Forest at The City Ground and it was summer recruit Lucas Perez who stole the show, scoring a brace in his third appearance for the club.
Arsene Wenger had decided to rest quite a few first team regulars and handed starts to Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Jeff Reine-Adelaide and Chuba Akpom, among others, but Forest failed to take advantage of his risky selection policy.
The Gunners instead produced a very good performance to record a 4-0 triumph, with Jeff Reine-Adelaide the most impressive of the three youngsters that were in the starting line-up. .......Read more here.....
August 19, 2015 by
Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy is convinced that Ainsley Maitland-Niles will go on to become a very important player for Arsenal in years to come.
The 17-year-old joined the Tractor Boys on loan this summer and he managed to slot straight into the starting line-up, proving he had no problems making the step up to senior football.
Maitland-Niles started all three matches for Ipswich at the start of the new Championship campaign and he played a key role in helping the team climb to the top of the standings. .......Read more here.....