Select a Team

Prev Game: The FA Cup Sun 23rd Apr

prev game - Arsenal
team 1 score team 2
Arsenal 2 - 1 Man City

Next Game: Premier League Wed 26th Apr

next game - Arsenal
team 1 score team 2
Arsenal 19:45 Leicester

Nasri suffers broken leg

Arsenal midfielder injured during pre-season training

Last Updated: 21/07/09 2:01pm

  • Share:
Nasri: Broken leg

Nasri: Broken leg

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri has suffered a broken leg during the club's pre-season training camp in Austria.

The France international is facing between two and three months on the sidelines after fracturing his right fibula on Tuesday morning.

Nasri will miss the opening weeks of the Premier League season and will be hoping to return to action at some stage in October.

The 22-year-old suffered the injury during a training match at Arsenal's summer camp in Bad Waltersdorf and was immediately taken to a nearby hospital.

A statement on the club's official website confirmed: "Samir Nasri has sustained a fractured fibula during this morning's training session at the club's pre-season training camp in Austria.

"The midfielder will be out of action for two to three months."

The news will come as a major setback to Gunners boss Arsene Wenger as he looks to end the club's four-year trophy drought.

On top of missing several weeks of club action, Nasri has been ruled out of France's forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Faroe Islands, Romania and Serbia.

  • Share:

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

Arsenal talking points

Arsenal talking points

Arsenal booked their place in the FA Cup final following an uncharacteristically resilient display in their 2-1 victory Manchester City at Wembley.

LISTEN: Stat Attack podcast

LISTEN: Stat Attack podcast

Which Man Utd player is the Premier League's top offside offender? And who makes the most fouls? Find out here...

Who is Sead Kolasinac?

Who is Sead Kolasinac?

Arsenal, Everton and Manchester City have been linked with a move for Sead Kolasinac - but who is the Schalke defender?

Missing Men

Play Missing Men

Arsenal

Arsenal's FA Cup final win in 1998