Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta has admitted that striker Gabriel Jesus may miss the Gunners’ upcoming recreation in opposition to Leeds United, because the Brazilian continues to recuperate from the damage he suffered final weekend.
Jesus, who has scored 5 objectives to date this season, suffered a blow to the pinnacle following a conflict with Virgil van Dijk in Arsenal’s 3-2 victory over Liverpool and was pressured to overlook his aspect’s 1-0 Europa League win over Bodo/Glimt in midweek.
Now it appears Arteta may very well be pressured to attend even longer earlier than he can name on the 25-year-old once more, with Jesus thought-about a serious doubt for Sunday’s conflict at Elland Street.
Talking in his pre-match press convention, Arteta mentioned: “I don’t know, clearly he has some discomfort after the sport in opposition to Liverpool.
“That’s why we determined to not deliver him in [to Norway], so let’s examine how he’s tomorrow and Saturday.”
Jesus joined Arsenal from Manchester Metropolis this summer season and has been a revelation to date on the Emirates, revamping Arteta’s assault because the membership seeks to enhance on final season’s league place of fifth.
The Gunners have gained eight of their first 9 Premier League video games and are presently high of the desk, forward of reigning champions Metropolis.