Arsenal are hoping that David Luiz will be able to play again this season despite a hamstring injury
Arsenal hope David Luiz can play again this season despite center-back hamstring injury in victory against Newcastle
- Arsenal are confident that defender David Luiz will be able to play again this season
- The center-back suffered a hamstring injury during Arsenal’s victory against Newcastle
- There is a feeling that the 34-year-old could play a role in the run-up
Arsenal are hopeful that David Luiz will be able to play again this season, despite the center-back limping with a hamstring injury on Sunday.
Luiz, who has just returned from major knee surgery, sustained his last injury during the weekend win in Newcastle to cast doubt on whether he will be able to play again this season.
But the injury is not said to be serious and there is a feeling that the 34-year-old could play a role in Arsenal’s run-in.
Arsenal are hopeful that David Luiz will be able to play again this season despite his latest injury
The news will be a boost for Mikel Arteta, whose squad has been ravaged by injuries in recent weeks.
It remains to be seen if Luiz can play a role in Thursday’s pivotal Europa League semi-final against Villarreal, a draw they are currently losing 2-1.
The news about Luiz will be a major boost for Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta
Luiz, who is out of contract this summer, returned to action in the clash with Newcastle
Luiz is due to leave the Emirates this summer when his contract expires, raising concerns that he may have played his last game for the Gunners.
But news that the injury is not as bad as initially feared has raised expectations that Luiz will play for Arsenal again.