Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has given an injury update on his team ahead of the London Derby clash with Fulham. Arteta and his Arsenal players will play hosts to the newly promoted team in the late kickoff on Saturday as far as Premier League football is concerned.
Arteta gave an update on his players during his pre-match press conference for the aforementioned game on Friday. According to him, he has a fully fit squad except for English winger Reiss Nelson. The former Feyenoord and TSG Hoffenheim star has returned to training this week, but he’s not yet available for selection. Nelson has not played for Arsenal this season. New signing Fabio Vieira also missed the start of this season due to injury just like what’s obtainable with Nelson, but he’s available for selection ahead of the Fulham game. As a matter of fact, he was an unused substitute as Arsenal thrashed newly promoted team Bournemouth 3-0 on the road to secure top spot on the Premier League table. Continue reading “ARTETA GIVES IINJURY UPDATE ON TEAM”→
Arsenal midfielder Martin Odegaard who is currently on loan at the Emirates from Real Madrid has started to show just how much of a quality player he is following the performances he has been putting on display for the Gunners in some of their recent games. The Norwegian midfielder joined Arsenal from the Santiago Bernabeu in the last summer transfer window on deadline day but had his debut put on hold by manager Mikel Arteta who wanted the young midfielder to have some time to adapt to the English league.
Since playing a couple of games consecutively, the 22-year-old has flourished well and is currently enjoying his football at the club. His fine form has been both good and bad news for Arsenal fans, however, because while he has been helping the Gunners to win games recently, he is also giving his parent club Madrid more reasons for them to recall him frol his loan time at the club when the contract expires. Continue reading “Sherwood Believes Odegaard Will Extend Arsenal Stay On One Condition”→