Current Injuries

Updates provided as soon as it becomes available, last updated 23 Jan 2017.

The table below lists the status of all Arsenal players that are currently out with injury.

Player Injury Status Reported Expected Return
Cazorla, Santi Achilles Tendonosis Recovery 19 Oct 16 25 Mar 17
Walcott, Theo Calf Strain Recovery 26 Dec 16 31 Jan 17
Mertesacker, Per Knee Surgery Training 21 Jul 16 31 Jan 17
Debuchy, Mathieu Hamstring Recovery 27 Nov 16 31 Jan 17



Next Four Opponents:

1. Away at Southampton (Emirates FA Cup), 28 Jan 2017.

Player Reason Status
Pied, Jeremy ACL Injury Ruled Out
Austin, Charlie Dislocated Shoulder Ruled Out
Targett, Matt Hamstring Injury Ruled Out
Boufal, Sofiane Knee Inflammation Ruled Out
Hesketh, Jake Ankle Injury Slightly Probable
Davis, Steven Knock Slightly Probable
van Dijk, Virgil Ankle Injury TBD
McCarthy, Alex Hamstring Strain TBD


2. Home versus Watford (Barclay’s Premier League), 31 Jan 2017.

Player Reason Status
Amrabat, Nordin Ankle Injury Slightly Probable
Mariappa, Adrian Knee Injury Slightly Probable
Success, Isaac Hamstring Injury Slightly Probable
Behrami, Valon Hamstring Strain TBD
Pereyra, Roberto Knee Injury TBD
Guédioura, Adlène Africa Cup of Nations TBD
Holebas, José Suspended (10 Y) Ruled Out
Kabasele, Christian Knock TBD


3. Away at Chelsea (Barclay’s Premier League), 04 Feb 2017.

Player Reason Status
No one


4. Home versus Hull City (Barclay’s Premier League), 11 Feb 2017.

Player Reason Status
Odubajo, Moses Patella Fracture Ruled Out
Henriksen, Markus Separated Shoulder Ruled Out
Bruce, Alex Achilles Injury Slightly Probable
Luer, Greg Knee Injury Slightly Probable
Snodgrass, Robert Muscle Injury Probable
Mason, Ryan Fractured Skull Ruled Out
Davies, Curtis Hamstring Strain TBD
Keane, Will ACL Injury TBD
Mbokani, Dieumerci Africa Cup of Nations TBD
Elmohamady, Ahmed Africa Cup of Nations TBD
Lenihan, Brian Knee Surgery TBD

Sources:,,, TransferMarkt.


Daily Cannon All-Hospital XI:

We here at Cannon Towers are no stranger to Arsenal DNA. As such, we’ve been smitten by a flurry of injuries ourselves:

Player Reason Status
Hurley, Lee Undisclosed Recovery
Fine, Mark Achilles/Fibularis Issues Just Old
Trantum, Helen C. Ankle Issues Training
Williams, Paul Spousal Leave Training
Marshall, Charley Lower Back Injury Recovery
Jamet, Sylvain Twisted Ankle Recovery (2 wks)