Premier League Match : Arsenal - Tottenham [08/11/2015]

Published On: November 8, 2015, 8:27 am (5 years ago)
Author: Charles colins

The Gunners' injury absences are worrying the French boss ahead of their crucial Premier League clash against their North London rivals

Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal's growing injury list is becoming a major concern ahead of the north London derby against Tottenham at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.

Arsenal       -        Tottenham

The Gunners suffered a dreadful 5-1 Champions League defeat to Bayern Munich on Wednesday, but sit level on points with Manchester City at the top of the Premier League.

Arsenal have a string of first-team players - Hector Bellerin (groin), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (hamstring), Theo Walcott (calf), Aaron Ramsey (hamstring), Jack Wilshere (ankle), Tomas Rosicky (knee) and Danny Welbeck (knee) – currently out of action.

Laurent Koscielny (hip) and Mikel Arteta (foot) will undergo late fitness tests to see if they can be fit to face Spurs, leaving Wenger worried ahead of a crucial period of the season.

"I am very concerned because we are only in November and we have so many players out," said Wenger.

"We go into the Christmas period and I am concerned because we have too many out. I give Koscielny 80 per cent chance [to play Spurs]. He will have a test Saturday morning, so will Mikel Arteta."

Wenger feels it is still premature to properly judge whether his side can win the league, but is happy to be in a position of strength after 11 games.

He added: "It is too early to say [if Arsenal can win the title]. We want to be in the fight and I believe we can but it is too early.

Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 08:27 AM | Gistmaniac
Novic Novic (m)
ohhhh... sorry gunner for your lost on tuesday frm bayern.
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 09:49 AM | Hero
Novic Novic (m)
in everythn bayern no be gunner mate in football. becz them will win there home. that why then they use there mouth tlk rubbish
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 09:54 AM | Hero
Novic Novic (m)
i knw stay bayern no be gunners mate in football. see how they teach them football that day
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 09:58 AM | Hero
Novic Novic (m)
make una use that trash tottenham today. if you fit do ham ni ooo
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 09:59 AM | Hero
Novic Novic (m)
Up gunners, for life lolss...
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 10:00 AM | Hero
You guyz are both of London... Let's see who better pass.

Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 10:14 AM | Gistmaniac
oya play futballl
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 10:35 AM | Addicted Hero
Novic Novic (m)
let the match kick off
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 02:21 PM | Hero
Super north London derby
Posted: (5 years ago) on 8-11-2015 04:11 PM | Upcoming
hmmmm, well done tottenhamb
Posted: (5 years ago) on 12-11-2015 09:08 AM | Hero
hmmmm, well done tottenham
Posted: (5 years ago) on 12-11-2015 09:08 AM | Hero
make arsenal continue to dey drop point 4 us man u
Posted: (5 years ago) on 12-11-2015 09:09 AM | Hero
Posted: (3 years ago) on 7-12-2016 12:41 AM | Gistmaniac


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