Birmingham City: Jon Toral signs on loan from Arsenal

Jon Toral
Jon Toral is yet to make a first-team appearance for Arsenal

Birmingham City have signed Arsenal midfielder Jon Toral on a season-long loan, while Andrew Shinnie has penned a two-year contract extension.

Spanish born Toral, 20, began his youth career at Barcelona before moving to the Gunners in 2011 and spent last season on loan at Brentford.

Midfielder Shinnie's new deal ties him to St Andrew's until June 2018.

The Scotland international, 26, arrived at Blues on a free transfer from Inverness Caledonian Thistle in 2013.

He has made 56 appearances for Blues, scoring scored twice in 28 games last term.

Shinnie joins Demarai Gray,Clayton Donaldson,Paul Caddis and Jonathan Grounds in agreeing new deals.