Latest Liverpool And Arsenal Injury News As Three Miss Arsenal And Arteta Sweats On Key Man.

Latest Arsenal and Liverpool injury news as three miss arsenal and Arteta sweats on key man.

Arsenal will visit Anfield this Sunday in the continuation of the English Premier League. The weekend clash is a big one with Arsenal chase of the league title and Liverpool quest for the top 4.

The Gunners last victory at Anfield was in their 2-0 win on September 2, 2012, with Lukas Podolski and Santi Cazorla on the scoresheet. Since then Arsenal have failed in taken all three points at Anfield.

Anfield clash is a must win for Jürgen Klopp’s men in their quest for any European competition next season, while arsenal will be doing everything possible to maintain their five-points lead over the second place Manchester City.

However, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has warned Arsenal that his players are ready to bounce back with a strong performance at Anfield on Sunday.

Liverpool have won just one of their last eight Premier League games on the road, but are in much better form at Anfield. The Reds have won three consecutive league fixtures on Merseyside, including their stunning 7-0 win against Manchester United.

Here is the latest injury news from both sides ahead of the Anfield league clash.

Liverpool injury news

Virgil van Dijk

Van Dijk missed the game against Chelsea with illness and seems to have recovered. Klopp only worry will be his fitness ahead of Arsenal visit to Anfield.

The Dutchman was spotted in training during the week and could be part of Liverpool lineup if fully fitted for the game

Thiago Alcantara

The Midfielder is a good news coming from the Reds camp ahead of the Anfield game. Thiago have been out with hip flexor problem since February 4

Klopp made it clear ahead of the Chelsea game that Thiago had returned to full team training the previous day. He could make his return back to the league against Arsenal.

Luis Díaz

Klopp gave an update on Luis Díaz return after the Chelsea game

“When he came back to training in Dubai he looked outstanding but got injured again so we have to make sure we are patient,” he said. “I wouldn’t say Arsenal is completely out of the picture but it’s rather unlikely, but after that then Luis will be back.”

Luis Díaz could possibly return against the Gunners at Anfield this weekend.

Arsenal injury news

Mohamed Elneny

Midfielder Mohamed Elneny is ruled out of Arsenal trip to Liverpool, he is out with a long-term knee injury . The Egyptian midfielder is not expected to return before the end of the season and his Expected return date is unknown

Takehiro Tomiyasu

Another player on the Gunners injury list is the Gunners Right-back Takehiro Tomiyasu. He picked up the injury in Arsenal Europa League knockouts first-leg game with Sporting. Tomiyasu had a successful surgery in London, but ruled out for the remainder of this season.

according to Arteta “We don’t know. The doctor is assessing. We have one assessment and I think they need to have another assessment tomorrow. It’s not looking good. Tomi is not one to exaggerate things. He was really concerned straight away and we are concerned.”

Takehiro Tomiyasu is expected to return by June

William Saliba

William Saliba is a doubt for the Gunners trip to Liverpool in a crucial premier League clash, his injury is a huge blow.

They will have to face Liverpool this Sunday with William Saliba still struggling with a back injury he picked up during the defeat to Sporting Lisbon in the Europa League. The Frenchman is a key future in the team missing only Arsenal’s victory against Crystal Palace

Arsenal has won their last two matches without Saliba, but against strugglers Crystal Palace and Leed. The trip to Anfield will be a great test to Arsenal title credentials with Liverpool defeat at Manchester City over the weekend.

here is what the Gunners manager said: “We hope Willy [Saliba] is going to be better news. Again We have to wait to tomorrow to get a better picture.”

His return date remain unknown. Arsenal will be hoping the defender is back as soon as possible.

Eddie Nketiah

An ankle injury has kept Nketiah out since the beginning of March, with his last start coming in the dramatic comeback win over Aston Villa.

Nketiah has featured 33 games for Arsenal this season with 11 goals contribution

According to update from the Gunners manager: “He’s getting better,” Arteta said. “He’s still in the boot and still a few weeks away. We need to be patient. It was a nasty injury and he has a big challenge ahead of him. Thank God it could have been worse. So he’s not in a bad place.”

his expected to be back by Early/Mid-April

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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