Arsenal expects to have ahead Gabriel Martinelli again in coaching within the subsequent few days and will have defender Gabriel Magalhaes and midfielder Thomas Partey out there for the go to of Crystal Palace within the Premier League on Thursday.
Martinelli injured his ankle within the warm-up forward of Saturday’s 2-Zero FA Cup win over Newcastle United and there had been fears he might face a protracted spell on the sidelines.
However, a scan has revealed no critical injury, the membership stated on their web site.
Fellow Brazilian Magalhaes has returned from a interval in isolation after testing optimistic for COVID-19 and has not performed for the membership since earlier than Christmas, whereas Partey has recovered from a thigh damage.
The Ghanaian might be assessed forward of the Palace recreation and his return can be a significant enhance for supervisor Mikel Arteta.
Partey limped out of a 2-Zero loss to North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Dec. 6.
Arsenal additionally confirmed a brand new three-year contract for defender Rob Holding on Tuesday.
“We are very happy to have signed Rob on a new contract extension,” Arsenal technical director Edu stated.
“He is 25 years old, so is still coming into the peak of his career, and we are delighted that he’ll be with us during these important years.”