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Joel Campbell married his long time girl Maria Fernada Mora, in Iglesia de Pozos de Santa Ana back in his homeland today (Saturday) at 7 pm (2 am UK).
His agent has revealed Campbell is expected to return back to the Emirates Stadium this summer although he left the door open for yet another move.
Confirming that the player will return to Arsenal, his representative told Diario Diez, “At Sporting, I think in general, it has been a difficult season for the club and at the end of the season we saw less playing time as a player on loan, it is normal for the club to favour the players who belong to them.”
Campbell eventually made his Gunners debut three years later and looked to have finally won over manager Arsene Wenger after featuring 30 times across all competitions in 205/16.
But the 24-year-old spent the last term on loan with Sporting CP, where he played 28 games and was exposed to Champions League football.
Campbell is once again facing an uncertain future as he enters the final year of his contract with the FA Cup champions, but Joaquim Batica says his client is working hard to fight for a place in Wenger’s side.
“At Olympiakos, Joel had important success and the club tried several times to buy him,” Batica told Lucarne Oppose.
“He was the centrepiece of a club who are regular champions and make the Champions League – where he scored against Manchester United and they were eliminated.
“Arsenal have lent him several times, but I emphasise that last year he played about 30 matches in all.
“At Sporting, I think that overall it has been a difficult season for the club and at the end of the season, we saw less game time as a loan player. It is normal that the club favours the players that belong to it.
“I think that as a 24-year-old player who has played in the Champions League, played a quarter-final of the World Cup, took part in championships in Spain, France, England, Greece, Portugal, he has a very important background.
“He continues to work every day to accumulate a significant number of games each year.