Arsenal have suspended of two of their academy coaches pending an investigation into allegations of bullying.
The pair, whom the club have not named, are widely reported to be under-23 team coaches Steve Gatting and Carl Laraman.
An Arsenal spokesperson said: “We have suspended two coaches and launched an investigation following complaints from some players.
“These are private matters and we will not discuss any further detail.”
Arsenal’s under-23 team won this season’s Premier League 2 title but were beaten by Porto in the International Cup final at West Ham on Tuesday night.