Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown is worrying about Bukayo Saka who is injured in Champions League match against RC Lens.
During his European Clash, the England International provide an assist to Gabriel Jesus bu his tour ended in 19 minutes.
As Gunners boss Arteta forcefully off him after the first half. Arsenal bottle the lead 1-2, in absence of their key winger.
Though Arteta had a doubt after the Bournemouth game on last weekend. But they were listen the Uefa Champions League anthem after many years later.
So Mikel Arteta was serious regarding their UCL campaign at Estadio Bollaert-Delelis. That’s why he sent his best possible eleven.
Arteta will miss his Ace of Spades at the biggest English encounter on next Sunday against Manchester City.
Martin Keown is worrying about saka
Martin Keown has admitted that he is worrying about the 22 years old right winger. Covering the match through TNT Sports, Keown expressed himself.
Speaking about the England international, he said: “Wonderful talent, there’s no doubt about that. He draws players in doesn’t he, for contact injuries.”
“I wonder for this one worryingly, is it his hamstring? Man City coming up at the weekend.“
“So they’ve got him out of there as quickly as possible. Fingers crossed. But it’s the workload, the number of games, we had a World Cup that we were preparing for this time last year and it’s been successive games and seasons year on year.“
“And he’s such a young man, so they had to protect him. And that’s a big loss if he’s going to be unavailable at the weekend.”
Arsenal Legend also advised, in future saka’s game time should be managed carefully.
Saka and his national called up
Injured Saka got a called from his national side. Gareth Southgate cleared his perspective, saying:
“He is still being assessed. They’ve got a big game this weekend and then there’s another seven days before we play Australia and 10 days before Italy.”
That’s mean Southgate is hoping the recovery theory around Saka.