Arsenal Injury News

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William Saliba on his friendly debut against MK Dons (Photo via David Price on Twitter)

Will William Saliba be available for Arsenal vs West Ham?

Mikel Arteta surprised everybody by starting Gabriel vs Fulham, leaving Saliba out of the squad, so will the 19yo defender play vs West Ham?
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 12: Granit Xhaka of Arsenal is fouled by Michael Hector of Fulham during the Premier League match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage on September 12, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Childs - Pool/Getty Images)

Who is fit to lineup for Arsenal vs West Ham?

Arsenal face West Ham and will be looking to pick up where they left off at Fulham, so who is fit and available to face the Hammers?
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Martinez + 7 out: Who is fit to lineup for Arsenal vs Fulham?

Arsenal start their 20/21 Premier League campaign this weekend against newly-promoted Fulham, so who is fit and who is out ahead of the game?
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 07: Dani Ceballos of Arsenal warms up ahead of the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on July 07, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Adam Davy/Pool via Getty Images)

Is Dani Ceballos fit and available to play vs Fulham?

Dani Ceballos signed for Arsenal on loan from Real Madrid but will he be available to play against Fulham in Arsenal's Premier League opener?
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Is Gabriel fit and available to play vs Fulham?

Arsenal showed the clearest sign yet that Gabriel is in contention to play some part against Fulham on Saturday.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 04, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Is Mesut Ozil available for Arsenal?

Mesut Özil says he doesn't want to leave Arsenal this summer and wants back in the team so is Mesut Ozil available for selection?
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 08: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on September 08, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil laughs at Tottenham as he declares himself fit for Fulham

Mesut Ozil has declared himself fit and ready to play for Arsenal this weekend and after he did that he had a good laugh at Tottenham.
Arsenal's Brazilian defender David Luiz (R) celebrates with Arsenal's Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka (L) after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 6, 2019. (Photo by Tolga AKMEN / AFP)

Arsenal defender neck injury makes him a doubt for Fulham vs Arsenal

David Luiz has picked up a rather vague 'neck complaint' that could be serious and is described as 'delicate'.
Arsenal's Brazilian striker Gabriel Martinelli looks on during the English FA Cup fourth round football match between Bournemouth and Arsenal at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on January 27, 2020. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Gabriel Martinelli injury: When will he be fit?

Gabriel Martinelli picked up a knee injury that required surgery, so when do Arsenal expect him to be available for selection?
Pablo Mari with Mikel Arteta (Photo via Twitter / Arsenal)

Pablo Mari injury: When will he be fit?

Pablo Mari is still on track for a return to training in September after a successful visit to a specialist clinic in Spain for his ankle injury.
BURNLEY, ENGLAND - JANUARY 01: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Liverpool arrives at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and Liverpool at Turf Moor on January 1, 2018 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Arsenal vs Liverpool: Who’s injured?

Arsenal face Liverpool in the Community Shield this weekend in what is the traditional curtain-raiser for the season, so who is fit to play? 
The aftermath of the Jamie Vardy kick on Shkodran Mustafi (Photo via Mustafi on Instagram)

Arsenal 28yo walking without crutches, club hoping to sell

Shkodran Mustafi is walking without the aid of crutches just in time to be sold this summer after an operation to reattach a tendon in his right leg to the bone.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 06: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during a friendly match between Arsenal and Charlton Athletic at Emirates Stadium on June 06, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

2 Arsenal stars return to training after injuries pre-FA Cup final

Bernd Leno and Hector Bellerin both returned to training this week after their recent injuries, though only Bellerin is likely to feature in the FA Cup final.
Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi (C) is helped off the pitch injured during the English FA Cup semi-final football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, on July 18, 2020. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / POOL / AFP) / NOT FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING USE / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal star in knee brace after surgery: Pain of missing cup final v Chelsea...

Shkodran Mustafi's surgery to correct a problem with his hamstring went well and he has posted a picture of himself lounging at home in a knee brace.
Arsenal's German defender Shkodran Mustafi (C) is helped off the pitch injured during the English FA Cup semi-final football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium in London, on July 18, 2020. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / POOL / AFP) / NOT FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING USE / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta: It looks a really nasty injury - Arsenal star out long-term

Mikel Arteta has described Shkodran Mustafi's injury as 'really nasty' confirming that the defender will be out long term and will miss the start of the season after ripping the tendon from his bone.

Injured Arsenal winger confident of returning from injury before FA Cup final

Reiss Nelson is confident he will make it back from injury in time for the FA Cup final, though he's likely to miss the visit from Watford.
The aftermath of the Jamie Vardy kick on Shkodran Mustafi (Photo via Mustafi on Instagram)

Arsenal confirm 28 year-old will definitely miss Cup Final with injury

Arsenal will be without Shkodran Mustafi for their final two games of the season after the club confirmed he will not return in time for the cup final.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 18: Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal reacts during the FA Cup Semi Final match between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on July 18, 2020 in London, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Matthew Childs/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal star to miss FA Cup final with hamstring injury

Shkodran Mustafi is very likely out of the FA Cup final against Chelsea next week, according to reports and quotes from Mikel Arteta.
Daniel Ballard in training with Arsenal (Photo via Ballard on Instagram)

Talented 20-year-old Arsenal defender returns to first-team training after injury

Daniel Ballard is back in first-team training with Arsenal after a minor injury setback, ahead of Tuesday night's game against Aston Villa.
Shkodran Mustafi in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal starter picks up hamstring injury ahead of Aston Villa clash

Shkodran Mustafi will miss the trip to Aston Villa with a hamstring injury, with no exact timescale for his recovery at this stage.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on July 14, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

3 injury boosts, 2 ineligible: Arsenal Team News ahead of Manchester City clash

Arsenal have positive injury news on three players ahead of the FA Cup semi-final, but two more are ineligible for the Manchester City clash.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on January 18, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal announce massive Gabriel Martinelli blow

Arsenal have announced that Gabriel Martinelli will not just miss the rest of the season but the rest of the calendar year as well.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on July 14, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Mesut Özil claims he's ready after injury recovery ahead of Liverpool clash

Mesut Özil claimed he's 'ready' in a social media post on Tuesday, ahead of Arsenal's Premier League fixtures against champions Liverpool.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on July 14, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Mesut Özil finally back in training after absent fortnight

Mesut Özil is back in training after his recent back problems, finally seeming to close in on a return after two weeks of vague updates.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 17: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal and Bernd Leno of Arsenal interact at full-time after the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal FC at Etihad Stadium on June 17, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Peter Powell/Pool via Getty Images)

Arsenal provide positive update on injured player pre-North London derby

Arsenal had a bit of good news in their team news update ahead of the North London derby, with Bernd Leno progressing well in his recovery.
ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 22: of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney on May 22, 2020 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Good news for Arsenal as just 1 player makes injury list with the 4...

Arsenal somehow went a couple of games without picking up any new injuries, meaning Mesut Özil is the only player still joining the four longer-term absentees.
Pablo Mari (Photo via Arsenal on Twitter)

Confirmed: Arsenal 26yo will miss start of new season

Despite having only missed nine games in his entire career before signing for Arsenal, Pablo Mari will not only miss the rest of this season but the start of the new one as well.
Lucas Torreira in training with Arsenal (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal 24-year-old finally returns to full fitness after injury plus other updates

Lucas Torreira is back fit and available for selection again, after a successful return to training and tests from the Arsenal medical staff.
Cedric Soares in training with Arsenal (Photo via Cedric Soares on Instagram)

New signing finally available: Arsenal team news for Norwich City clash

Cedric Soares is finally available to play matches again, with Arsenal confirming the status of eight players in their latest team news update.
Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London on March 7, 2020.

Arsenal 31-year-old picks up yet another injury

Mesut Özil missed the Arsenal FA Cup quarter-final against Sheffield United on Sunday, after picking up another injury in training.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 06: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal during a friendly match between Arsenal and Charlton Athletic at Emirates Stadium on June 06, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta explains why 25yo star has been so inconsistent this season

Hector Bellerin has not quite been himself since he returned from his serious knee injury and Mikel Arteta was asked about the defender at his press conference this week.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Gabriel Martinelli of Arsenal in action during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Sheffield United at Emirates Stadium on January 18, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Arsenal Team News pre-Sheffield United including updates on 2 surgeries

Gabriel Martinelli and Pablo Mari came through successful procedures on their injuries this week, according to Arsenal's latest team news update.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JUNE 25: Kieran Tierney of Arsenal receives medical treatment during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Arsenal FC at St Mary's Stadium on June 25, 2020 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Mikel Arteta and Kieran Tierney give update on his injury status

Kieran Tierney was only suffering from cramp during the Arsenal match on Thursday, despite the initial concerns of a more serious injury.
Granit Xhaka playing in a friendly at the Emirates Stadium (Photo via Xhaka on Instagram)

2 back, 2 more out: Arsenal injury updates ahead of Southampton

Arsenal have a growing injury list, so there was lots to unpack from their latest team news update ahead of the trip to Southampton.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Hector Bellerin embraces Gabriel Martinelli and Lucas Torreira of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Good news and bad: Arsenal injury updates ahead of Southampton clash

Ahead of Arsenal's game against Southampton on Thursday the club has issued some good and bad news in terms of injured players.
Arsenal's German goalkeeper Bernd Leno (on stretcher) remonstrates with Brighton's French striker Neal Maupay after the keeper was injured during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on June 20, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Bernd Leno proves he is not made of Arsenal DNA

Bernd Leno has proved he has not quite the right amount of Arsenal DNA by only being moderately injured instead of severely.

David Ornstein provides update on Gabriel Martinelli injury

Gabriel Martinelli, who was set to feature for Arsenal in the upcoming games, could now miss the rest of the season with injury, according to David Ornstein.
Arsenal's German goalkeeper Bernd Leno (on stretcher) remonstrates with Brighton's French striker Neal Maupay after the keeper was injured during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on June 20, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

‘Textbook refereeing’ says referee as Arsenal branded arrogant by player and media

Bernd Leno and the rest of us will have to wait to find out the extent of his injury after he was shoved for no reason by a Brighton player in an action that could have lasting implications for more than just the keeper.
Arsenal's German goalkeeper Bernd Leno (on stretcher) remonstrates with Brighton's French striker Neal Maupay after the keeper was injured during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on June 20, 2020. (Photo by Mike Hewitt / POOL / AFP)

Bernd Leno was right to shout at Brighton player and here’s why

Bernd Leno took the time to have a real go at Neal Maupay as he was stretchered off following the Brighton man's 'challenge' and he had every right.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Pablo Mari of Arsenal FC looks on prior to the Premier League 2 match between Arsenal FC U23s and Chelsea FC U23s at Meadow Park on February 17, 2020 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by James Chance/Getty Images)

Arsenal loanee won't play again this season casting doubt on permanent transfer

Pablo Mari won't play for Arsenal again this season, after reportedly suffering a serious ankle ligament injury in defeat to Manchester City.