Date: 30th May 2017 at 6:00pm
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winger Joel says he does not know where he will be playing his football next season after turned down the opportunity to sign the Costa Rican on a permanent basis.

The 24 year old has spent the season on in Portugal but did not do enough during his spell in the Primeira Liga to earn himself a . Asked about his time with Sporting by Portuguese newspaper A Bola, Campbell was philosophical, stating:

“In fact, it was a very good stage. I am 24 years old, I have been in several leagues and it has helped me to accumulate experience to become a better player and a better person. So I am satisfied.”

When asked about what happens now he is returning to , the winger was less forthcoming, only saying he is focused on playing for the Costa Rican national team, for their qualifying matches against Panama and Trinidad & Tobago early next month:

“Now I will be concentrating only on the national team. When I have to return to Arsenal, we’ll see what happens. I showed this season that I can be an option, I played 30 games, but in football there are always good circumstances and others not so much.”

Campbell was mostly used as a substitute by Sporting manager this season. He started just 11 of his 28 matches for the Portuguese club this campaign, scoring three goals and providing four assists.