Arsenal are considering returning Folarin Balogun from his loan spell at Reims in the January transfer window. 90min. In the summer of 2022, Balogun moved to Ligue 1 team Reims on a season-long loan deal from Premier League club Arsenal, but the Gunners are considering recalling the 21-year-old striker due to an injury to Gabriel Jesus.
Jesus joined Arsenal from Manchester City in the summer of 2022 and is currently the number one striker at the Emirates Stadium. However, the striker suffered a knee injury while playing for Brazil at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and underwent surgery. He could miss three months of fighting.
Balogun has made 12 starts this season and has made three Ligue 1 substitute appearances for Reims, scoring eight goals and providing one assist.