Report: Arsenal’s Santi Cazorla to miss at least three months with knee injury
Arsenal rocked as news circulate that Santi Cazorla will be out for at least three months after the midfielder suffered knee ligament damage in the 1-1 draw with Norwich on Sunday according to the guardian
The Spaniard played the full 90 minutes at Carrow Road despite receiving treatment on his knee following a tangle with Gary O’Neil.
The club confirmed Cazorla would miss Saturday’s game against Sunderland and the do or die Champions League clash with Olympiacos, but it has now been revealed the 30-year-old is not estimated to return until March.
Cazorla adds to Arsene Wenger’s list of of injury woes with Danny Welbeck, Jack Wilshere, Francis Coquelin and Alexis Sanchez all ruled out.
GRAPHIC: Arsenal’s PL results with and without Santi Cazorla since the start of last season pic.twitter.com/snfcTAegI9
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However, Arsenal has been boosted by the return to fitness of Aaron Ramsey and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with Theo Walcott expected to make the bench on Saturday.
Mikel Arteta could also return to the squad in time for Sunderland.
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