Arsenal’s Ben White nears contract extension as positive talks unfold

Arsenal is in discussions with 26-year-old defender Ben White about a contract extension. Both the player and the club are confident in the negotiations. White, who joined Arsenal in 2021, has adapted to the right-back role and has over 100 appearances. Despite having a contractual commitment until 2026, discussions are progressing positively.

Arsenal's Ben White Nears Contract Extension As Positive Talks Unfold

Arsenal is actively engaged in discussions with the talented 26-year-old defender, Ben White, exploring the possibility of a contract extension. Encouragingly, both the player and the club are expressing confidence in the ongoing negotiations.

White, who made the switch from Brighton to Arsenal in 2021, has solidified his position as a dependable asset in Coach Arteta’s team. Initially recruited as a central defender, the versatile English player has seamlessly adapted to the right-back role, accumulating over 100 appearances for the club.

Despite having a contractual commitment with Arsenal until 2026, talks are in progress to secure a fresh agreement. Notably, renowned transfer expert Fabrizio Romano has reported that discussions are proceeding positively, fostering optimism on both sides about finalizing a new deal.

While White was sidelined in Arsenal’s recent fixture due to injury, the defender is poised to make a triumphant return to the lineup for the upcoming clash against Brentford following the international break.

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Ben White

Ben White

Defender, Midfielder


Age: 27

186 cm

78 kg

Season 2023/2024
Played 37 1 Missed
Minutes 2995 80.9 Avg
Goals 4 0.1 Avg
Assist 4 0.1 Avg
Attempt 20 0.5 Avg
Passes 1874 50.682.8% AvgSucc
Yellow 7 0.2 Avg
Red 0 0.0 Avg

This season he played in total 11 times for 949 minutes for Premier League.

Ben White scored 1 goal for Arsenal. He procured no assists. He received 1 yellow card and no red cards.

His team is currently 3rd in Premier League. In the last match Arsenal won 3-1 against Burnley. The next match in Premier League will be against Brentford.

Arsenal performance and stats


Manager: Mikel Arteta
Rank 2nd
Win 27
Draw 5
Loss 5
Goals 89-28
Diff 61

Arsenal is currently 3rd in the Premier League with 27 points.

In the last 12 games, it has won 8 times, drawn 3 times, and lost once. In its last match, Arsenal won 3-1 against Burnley.​​

It has a positive goal difference after scoring 26 goals and conceding 10.​

Arsenal will play the next match in Premier League against Brentford on Saturday 25th of November in Brentford.​

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