Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, has steered Gabriel Martinelli’s damage will not be as unhealthy as first feared.
Martinelli has been despatched for scans on Monday and the membership is ready for outcomes.
The Brazilian teen has been a breath of recent air since returning to the aspect after his lengthy lay-off, however he injured his ankle in the course of the warm-up earlier than Saturday’s FA Cup third-round victory over Newcastle.
Martinelli broke down in tears and ended up watching the sport on crutches, however Arteta is optimistic that the damage is not going to sideline him for a major time frame.
“Properly we don’t understand how unhealthy it’s, he’s getting a scan this morning.
“It didn’t look good after the sport as a result of he was in loads of ache however yesterday he examined a bit higher.
“So let’s hope that now we have a scan in the present day, and it’s not as severe, and we are able to have Gabi again prepared quickly. However we’ll know extra tomorrow,” Arteta advised the media on Monday, forward of Wednesday’s Premier League conflict with Crystal Palace.
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