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Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski is set to miss Sunday’s north London derby against Tottenham after suffering a hamstring injury in the Gunners’ Champions League qualifying win over Fenerbahce.
The Germany international is expected to be out for three weeks after pulling up early in the second half of the 2-0 victory over the Turkish side which ensured the club continue their 16-year run in Europe’s top competition.
Welsh midfielder Aaron Ramsey who scored both goals in the game also came off with a groin problem while injury-prone England star Jack Wilshire picked up a niggle after a series of crashing challenges.
With injuries already to Mikel Arteta and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is clearly concerned over the status of his key players.
"We paid a heavy price on the injury front because we lost Podolski he’s definitely out for 21 days” said the Gunners boss.
"I don't know how bad Ramsey is. I don't know how Wilshere responds. We have...
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Arsenal to look for Lukas Podolski replacement? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Following the news Arsenal’s left-sided forward Lukas Podolski will be out of action for up to 10 weeks, the Gunners now seem prepared to dip into the transfer market and find an adequate replacement.
The German international injured his hamstring after Arsenal’s 2-0 win against Fenerbahce in...
Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski could be out of action for up to 10 weeks with a hamstring injury, manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed.
The Germany international, who scored twice in the 3-1 Premier League win at Fulham last weekend, hobbled off during a 2-0 defeat of Fenerbahce as the Gunners progressed to the Champions League group stage draw.
Tests have revealed Podolski is now...
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Lukas Podolski will be out injured for three weeks.
The German injured his left hamstring and was carried off on a stretcher during Arsenal's 2-0 victory over Fenerbahce in the Champions League on Tuesday. Podolski will also miss Germany's World Cup qualifiers at the start of next month against Austria and the Faroe Islands.
Here are tonight’s world soccer news headlines:
Lukas Podolski out for three weeks with hamstring injury — The Daily Mail
Wayne Rooney won’t submit Manchester United transfer request — Metro
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy hints Bale deal far from done — ESPN FC
West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster ruled out for 12 weeks with broken foot — Sky Sports
Arsenal coasted to a 2-0 win thanks to a pair from Aaron Ramsey to seal a 5-0 aggregate win over Turkish side Fenerbahce. The win ensures Arsenal's slot in the UEFA Champions League group stages and saves UEFA blushes: Fenerbahce have been ejected from European play on match-fixing charges, but played on pending an appeal from the CAS.
Arsenal were joined by Steaua Bucharest...