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If Pierre Webo has something against Laurent Koscielny, he didn’t hide it very well on Wednesday. Webo, a forward for Turkish club Fenerbache, kicked Arsenal defender Koscielny in the face as he tried to kick the ball 30 minutes into their UEFA Champions League qualifying game. Koscielny suffered a deep cut and left the field with his face covered in blood. He was taken to a hospital in Istanbul where he was treated and released. After the game, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger spoke about Koscielny’s condition and prospects for recovery, according to the BBC. “He’s like a boxer who had a hard fight the night before; lots of blood around his eye and a deep cut,” Wenger said. ”Let’s hope he recovers for next Tuesday against Fenerbahce.” The referee showed Webo a yellow card for dangerous play. Wenger thought the incident was avoidable. “I was not happy with the kick because I feel always that you can ease a bit off. Only the player in the end will know what he did.” See Webo kick Koscie...

Oh, what’s this? Just an Arsenal player getting brutally kicked in the face

That’s Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny taking a cleat to the face from an opponent during a Champions League playoff match against Fenerbahçe. It looks brutal and it was; the blow forced Koscielny to be subbed out and landed the Fenerbahçe player with a yellow card. Verdict: Not a flop. [Next Impulse Sports] The post Oh, what’s this? Just an Arsenal player getting brutally kicked...

Arsenal Player Proves That Not All Soccer Players Flop

Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny took a nasty kick to the face during Wednesday’s match courtesy of Fenerbahce’s Webó and it was not a fake injury per soccer’s reputation. After some blood and some time on the pitch Koscielny was forced to leave the game. Ouch. [.GIF] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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