Arsenal have offered an replace on the harm Thomas Partey sustained on Monday night time throughout their 3-0 Premier League defeat to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
The Ghanaian signalled to the bench that he wanted to get replaced simply moments earlier than Martin Odegaard tripped Wilfred Zaha within the penalty field. The Ivorian winger scored the ensuing penalty himself to substantiate three factors for the Eagles as Arsenal’s Champions League hopes have been dealt a significant blow.
To make issues worse for the Gunners, it has been confirmed that Kieran Tierney will miss the remainder of the season, while the membership have now supplied an replace on Partey’s health forward of this weekend’s conflict with Brighton. The warning indicators are there and it definitely does not look good for Mikel Arteta and his top-four battling facet.
A press release on the membership’s official web site learn: “Our No. 5 was substituted throughout Monday night time’s sport in opposition to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park after aggravating his proper thigh. Thomas has since acquired additional assessments, and a subsequent scan has proven muscle harm to his proper thigh.
“We are going to proceed to evaluate Thomas within the coming weeks, throughout which era he may even obtain additional specialist consultations. Everybody shall be working arduous to get Thomas again on the pitch as quickly as doable.”
soccer.london reported on Wednesday that Partey had suffered a thigh pressure just like the one he picked up throughout final season’s North London Derby defeat on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. That harm noticed him miss 4 Arsenal video games as he was sidelined for a complete of 26 days.
If it is certainly an identical harm, we are able to suspect that he’ll be unavailable for round about the identical period of time. Hypothetically, that might virtually definitely rule him out for the remainder of April, that means he may miss essential video games in opposition to Brighton, Southampton, Chelsea and Manchester United. It might even be a problem to be match for West Ham United on Might 1.
Arsenal followers will after all be hoping that the results of the additional evaluation is nice information. Till then, it is a nervy anticipate the Gunners devoted.