Arsenal star Lacazette out for six weeks

Alexandre Lacazette
 

Arsenal will be without Alexandre Lacazette for their Europa League campaign due to injury.

Lacazette now faces a period of four to six weeks on the sidelines after undergoing surgery on his left knee in London on Tuesday morning.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Lacazette’s injury leaves Welbeck as Gunners’ only available senior striker in the Europa League campaign since  Aubameyang is ineligible to play Europa League football for Arsenal because he was registered in Ex club Borussia Dortmund's squad for the knockout stages.

Danny Welbeck

Arsenal said: "The minor procedure was a success and he will now undergo a period of rehabilitation.

"It is envisaged that he will return to the squad within four to six weeks."

Next Story
LATEST STORIES
Harambee Stars coach Paul Put resigns

Harambee stars Paul Put resigns citing personal reasons

Former Man United star and teammates escape jail in ‘car theft’ case

Jonny Evans, Gareth Barry, Jake Livermore and Boaz Myhill risked community service order or a fine after “borrowing” the cab leaving driver stranded.

Conte wants 'perfect game' from Chelsea against Barcelona

Conte wants 'perfect game' from Chelsea against Barcelona

Former Premier League star slams Lukaku after bagging two goals against Huddersfield

Chris Sutton has slammed Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku for staging inconsistent display which strangles the Red Devils.

Football lessons from Gor Mahia as the club turns 50

Gor Mahia is commemorating the 50 years anniversary since the club’s inception in 1968, there are lessons that the holding champions have penned to

More Stories
Harambee Stars coach Paul Put resigns

Harambee stars Paul Put resigns citing personal reasons

Conte wants 'perfect game' from Chelsea against Barcelona

Conte wants 'perfect game' from Chelsea against Barcelona

Former Premier League star slams Lukaku after bagging two goals against Huddersfield

Chris Sutton has slammed Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku for staging inconsistent display which strangles the Red Devils.

Football lessons from Gor Mahia as the club turns 50

Gor Mahia is commemorating the 50 years anniversary since the club’s inception in 1968, there are lessons that the holding champions have penned to

Brazilian football match abandoned after nine players are sent off

Nine sent off as referee abandons Brazilian derby match

Zidane praises ‘in-demand’ youngsters as Real hit five past Betis

Zinedine Zidane praised wingers Lucas Vazquez and Marco Asensio for their defensive work as well as their attacking exploits after his side beat Real

Jose Mourinho in ‘furious dressing room bust up with two Manchester United stars’

Jose Mourinho in ‘furious dressing room bust up with two Manchester United stars’

Ex-Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis collapses while playing for Galatasaray

Former Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis collapses

Goalkeeper breaks into tears after his daughter's death

When the rest of the players found out what happened, they ran to hug and support