Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta has confirmed that Kieran Tierney will seemingly miss the remainder of the season with damage.
Tierney was pressured off partway by the Gunners’ 3-0 defeat to Liverpool firstly of April. Earlier this week the membership revealed that the Scot has suffered a knee damage which might rule him out for between 4 and 6 weeks.
Nevertheless, Arteta offered new data on Sunday following Arsenal’s comfy victory at Sheffield United, suggesting that Tierney’s is not going to be concerned once more earlier than the top of the present marketing campaign. “Kieran is out, most likely for the season,” he mentioned (by way of Goal).
The information is a major blow for the Gunners as they enter the house stretch of the Premier League season. It leaves them quick at left-back, with Granit Xhaka pressured to fill in throughout their assembly with the Blades. Scotland will even be involved by the information of Tierney’s damage because the defender is certainly one of Steve Clarke’s most high-profile gamers.
Regardless of fielding a misshapen staff, Arsenal nonetheless breezed to a much needed 3-0 win over their stricken hosts. Alexandre Lacazette bagged a brace at Bramall Lane – the primary the results of a high quality staff transfer – whereas Gabriel Martinelli grabbed his first purpose since coming back from a critical damage.
“We had a very robust efficiency. The clear sheet was wanted and we have been very composed with the ball. Total I’m very pleased,” Arteta added.
The Spaniard was additionally filled with reward for his facet’s first purpose wherein Bukayo Saka and Dani Ceballos mixed intricately on the sting of the field earlier than Lacazette utilized the end.
“It was a typical Arsenal purpose, actually top quality. He [Laca] is enjoying very well in the intervening time,” he beamed.