Arsenal transfer deadline day: Gunners starlet Hinds pens new deal and completes Stevenage loan switch
England youth international Hinds has headed out to Stevenage on a temporary deal, with Stephy Mavididi making the move to Charlton
Arsenal have confirmed that two more youngsters have left the club on loan, with Kaylen Hinds and Stephy Mavididi both departing.
Hinds, who has also penned a new contract, will spend the rest of the season on loan at League Two side Stevenage, with Mavididi joining Charlton.
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Hinds, 18, has come through the club’s Hale End academy and is an England youth international.
Thanks for all the messages. Delighted to have signed on loan for @StevenageFC.
— Kaylen Hinds (@kaykaymiles_) January 31, 2017
The young striker has scored once in three appearances for the club’s under-23 side, while he netted six times for the under-21 team in 2015-16.
Mavididi, meanwhile, was the club’s top scorer at under-23 level last season with 17 goals and he has an impressive six in seven games for the academy sides in 2016-17.
DONE DEAL | We are delighted to welcome highly-rated @Arsenal youngster @SMavididi9 to the club https://t.co/mOtn8MmACS #cafc pic.twitter.com/d0y8ijEmqk
— Charlton Athletic FC (@CAFCofficial) January 31, 2017
And the duo become the third and fourth Arsenal youngsters to leave the club on a temporary deal in the last 24 hours, with Arsene Wenger continuing a policy of his young talents receiving experience elsewhere.
Ismael Bennacer has left for Ligue 2 side Tours, who boast Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny as former players, while Gedion Zelalem has joined VVV Venlo.