Bellerin calf injury adds to Arsenal fitness woes ahead of Christmas fixtures

by Leon Thompson December 17, 2018, 19:30
Bellerin calf injury adds to Arsenal fitness woes ahead of Christmas fixtures

"We need to carry on in our way but it is not going to be easy to get into the top four".

Hector Bellerin also suffered an injury which rule rule him out for a "few weeks" and with Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Sead Kolasinac and Shkodran Mustafi back in contention Emery was cautious about adding to his squad next month.

In goal Arsenal have Bernd Leno, while in defence Emery trusts in Laurent Koscielny and Stephan Lichtsteiner as the central pair.

The Spaniard remains relatively happy with the progress of his team this term and thinks it will be hard to recruit top-level players during next month's window.

If Emery needs to make changes at any point then he can introduce substitutes, with options available including Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey. But also we are in a (good) way.

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The Spain right-back was forced off at half-time during the Gunners' 3-2 defeat at Southampton on Super Sunday, live on Sky Sports, after spending time on the turf holding his lower left leg before the break.

That's bad news for Arsenal, who are facing five games between Wednesday and January 1, starting with a Carabao Cup quarterfinal against Tottenham. It is not a good result but it was important for us [to have them back]. Nacho Monreal made his first start since October and provided the cross for Henrikh Mkhitaryan's first goal.

'It's true we need to improve and concede less chances to the opposition, ' he said.

The shock victory was Saints' first in 15 matches in all competitions, but the Austrian insists his team can not rest on their laurels.

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