He also took part for a while in the recent friendly against Brentford.

In what appears to be a growing trend at Arsenal, there is a move away from using the loan system, because of the way some managers of ill-repute have abused the system, taking players on loan and then refusing to play them.  Keeping them in house seems to be the new model.

There is a video of Charlie playing on our report of the Brentford friendly.

Up next, the team.