Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Kieran Tierney will probably miss the rest of the season with harm.
Tierney was pressured off partway by way of the Gunners’ 3-0 defeat to Liverpool at first of April. Earlier this week the membership revealed that the Scot has suffered a knee harm which could rule him out for between 4 and 6 weeks.
Nonetheless, Arteta provided new information on Sunday following Arsenal’s cozy victory at Sheffield United, suggesting that Tierney’s just isn’t going to be involved as soon as extra sooner than the tip of the current advertising and marketing marketing campaign. “Kieran is out, most definitely for the season,” he talked about (by means of Goal).
The data is a giant blow for the Gunners as they enter the home stretch of the Premier League season. It leaves them transient at left-back, with Granit Xhaka pressured to fill in all through their meeting with the Blades. Scotland may additionally be concerned by the data of Tierney’s harm as a result of the defender is definitely one among Steve Clarke’s most high-profile avid gamers.
No matter fielding a misshapen group, Arsenal nonetheless breezed to a much needed 3-0 win over their stricken hosts. Alexandre Lacazette bagged a brace at Bramall Lane – the first the outcomes of an amazing group switch – whereas Gabriel Martinelli grabbed his first intention since returning from a essential harm.
“We had a extraordinarily sturdy effectivity. The clear sheet was wished and now we have been very composed with the ball. Common I’m very comfy,” Arteta added.
The Spaniard was moreover filled with reward for his aspect’s first intention via which Bukayo Saka and Dani Ceballos combined intricately on the sting of the sector sooner than Lacazette utilized the tip.
“It was a typical Arsenal intention, truly top of the range. He [Laca] is collaborating in fairly effectively in the mean time,” he beamed.