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Koscielny Nears Arsenal Return From Achilles Injury

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Arsenal could be bolstered by the return of club captain Laurent Koscielny for the busy festive period after seven months out due to a ruptured Achilles tendon. Koscielny missed out on France’s World Cup victory in Russia and is yet to feature for new Arsenal boss Unai Emery. The 33-year-old defender limped out of the Checkatrade Trophy clash at Portsmouth …

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Laurent Koscielny’s World Cup Dream Is Over After Achilles Injury

Some distressing scenes occurred at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano during the Europa League semi-final between Atletico Madrid and Arsenal. Arsenal, who are trailing by an away goal after a 1-1 draw at the Emirates, were captained by their main man in defence, Laurent Koscielny. In the seventh minute, with no-one near him in midfield, the Frenchman went to ground and looked …

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Arsenal To Rest Seven First-Team Players For Europa League Opener

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during a training session at London Colney on September 8, 2017 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Arsenal will play in their first Europa League match in 17 years on Thursday but will do so without a number of first-team players. The Gunners take on Bundesliga outfit Cologne at the Emirates in what will be their first match in Europe’s secondary club competition since they lost the 2000 UEFA Cup final to Galatasaray on penalties, and manager …

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Arsene Wenger Faces Yet Another Fitness Concern As International Break Takes It’s Toll

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Arsenal are already facing the prospect of being without Hector Bellerin and Alexis Sanchez. Despite enjoying a fantastic run of form that has seen Arsenal move to within two points of the the top of the table, their progress could become bogged down after suffering a number of injuries in recent weeks. Prior to this international window Arsene Wenger was already …

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Arsene Wenger Expresses Injury Fears Ahead Of International Break

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Arsene Wenger has cast his concerns about injuries to his influential stars at Arsenal ahead of the international break. The Frenchman’s fears have already been worsened by Alexis Sanchez’s injury scare whilst playing for Chile, and it is evident that the Gunners boss is concerned that his squad could be relatively threadbare following the next few days of action. Although …

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