Arsenal youngster Kieran Gibbs joined Norwich on loan on 31st
January 2008 until the end of the 2007/8 season.
Kieran began his career at the Wimbledon academy but moved to
Arsenal when the Wimbledon Academy disbanded
He plays in the centre-midfield position but is also known to
play on the left wing. He has featured regularly for Arsenal's
U18 and Reserves teams and also played in pre-season friendlies
against Barnet and Inter Milan, the latter for which he received
a standing ovation when he was substituted. In September 2007
Gibbs signed a professional contract with Arsenal, and was named
in the club's 2007-08 UEFA Champions League squad and given squad
He made his first-team debut for the club when he started a League
Cup match against Sheffield United on October 31, 2007
Kieran's debut for Norwich came in the 1-1 home draw with Hull
City on 12th February 2008. Gibbs made a total of seven appearances
Speculation at the beginning of August 2008 linked Kieran with
a loan move to Reading.
Gibbs was called into the England squad for the 11 August 2010
friendly clash with Hungary, and made his debut in the game as
a second half substitute.
On 17th May 2014, Gibbs helped Arsenal win the FA Cup beating
Hull City 3-2 in the final at Wembley. He added another trophy
when Arsenal beat Man City 3-0 in the Community Shield on 10th