Xhaka, Smith-Rowe, Tomiyasu – Latest Arsenal Injury Updates Ahead Of Liverpool Clash

Mikel Arteta’s & co. will return to action in mid-week, as they trip to Anfield to face Liverpool in the second leg of the semi-final of the Carabao Cup on Thursday evening.

The Gunners will be aiming of put Sunday night’s defeat at Nottingham Forest behind them quickly when pay visit to Anfield on Thursday evening.

After ended last years in a perfect ways, Mikel Arteta’s men yet to claimed victory this year although they’re played just two matches. Firstly lose against Mancheseter City in the Premier League before defeat at Nottingham Forest in the third round of the FA Cup.

As a result of that the atmosphere around the club has taken another twist as fans have become worry over Mikel Arteta’s men performances especially their display against Championships side on Sunday.

This month, Mikel Arteta’s men will face tough task as they face Liverpool in the semi-final of the Carabao Cup while also play local rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.

And ahead of trip to Anfield this week, Mikel Arteta has a few injury concerns to contend with.

According to report from club official social media, Granit Xhaka and Folarin Balogun testing positive for coronavirus while Emile Smith-Rowe and Takehiro Tomiyasu sustained tight groin and tight right calf respectively.

The club official website yet to deliver further information regarding their situation but there’s possiblity for both Smith-Rowe and Tomiyasu to feature against Liverpool on Thursday.

Meanwhile, Thomas Partey, Mohamed Elneny, Nicolas Pepe and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang heading to AFCON. As a result of that club technical director Edu Gasper has been working hard in order to bring in new face as soon as possible this month.

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