Norwegian side Lillestrom have secured the loan signing of Arsenal youngster Havard Nordtveit.
Nordtveit has returned to his homeland on a deal that will keep him at Arasen Stadion until 1st August.
The 18-year-old centre-back, who has yet to play for Arsenal's first team, was signed by manager Arsene Wenger from Haugesund in 2007.
Of his short-term move to Lillestrom, Nordtveit said: "It's really important for me regarding the playing experience.
"That is something Arsenal want us youngsters to do and I believe it is tremendously important for me."
Lillestrom director Torgeir Bjarmann added on the club's official website. "We are delighted that Havard will join us."