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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.
"We paid a heavy price on the injury front because we lost Podolski," manager Arsene Wenger said after victory that secured his side's place in the group stage for the 16th successive season.
"Podolski's definitely out for 21 days."
The Associated Press was used in this report.
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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 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.
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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
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