Millwall sign Arsenal striker

Arsenal striker Benik Afobe has joined Millwall on loan for the rest of the season.

Last Updated: 08/02/13 at 14:20 Post Comment

Benik Afobe: Yet to feature for Arsenal's first team

Benik Afobe: Yet to feature for Arsenal's first team

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The England U21 regular spent the first half of the campaign at Bolton, where he scored three times in 23 appearances.

And Afobe has agreed to return to the Championship to join Millwall, who have struggled for goals since loanee Chris Wood left to join Leicester on a permanent deal.

Nathan Tyson was brought in only to suffer an ankle injury on his first appearance, while recent loan signing Rob Hulse is yet to start a game.

Afobe featured regularly for Arsenal in pre-season but is still waiting for a first-team debut.

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