Arsenal medical team has provided the latest updates on players ahead of the Europa League tie against Molde on Thursday.
Mohamed Elneny is set to miss Thursday's clash as he is still following protocols after the Egyptian tested positive for coronavirus while on international duty. Sead Kolasinac will also miss the tie as he also tested positive for COVID-19 while he was with the national team Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Thomas Partey, who sustained a thigh injury during the Arsenal game with Aston Villa has not traveled with the squad to Molde.
Here is the medical report;
Mohamed Elneny: Tested positive for Covid-19 while on international duty with Egypt.
Mo is asymptomatic and following protocols ahead of returning to training. He is unavailable for Thursday’s match.
Sead Kolasinac: Tested positive for Covid-19 while on international duty with Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Sead is also currently asymptomatic and following protocols ahead of returning to training. He is unavailable for Thursday’s match.
David Luiz: In the travelling squad to Molde following birth of his daughter at the weekend.
Thomas Partey: Left thigh. Sustained strain to left thigh during Aston Villa (h) on November 8.
Has not travelled to Molde and progressing rehabilitation.
Right leg impact. Sustained dead leg during the match at Leeds.
Has not travelled to Molde but will be available for Sunday’s match against Wolves.
Willian: Left calf. Slight calf issue sustained during the match at Leeds.
Has not travelled to Molde. Will continue to be assessed and aiming to be available for Sunday’s match against Wolves.
Continued status on longer-term injuries:
Pablo Mari: Left ankle. Sustained significant sprain to ankle ligaments during Manchester City (a) on June 17.
Pablo has progressed very well and is now integrating into full training.
Gabriel Martinelli: Left knee. Sustained injury during training on June 21.
Gabi has also progressed very well is working well in group sessions and aims to integrate into squad sessions over the next two weeks.
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