The Spaniard who has been a first team regular since his summer arrival from Everton appeared to roll his ankle when attempting to cross the ball and early scans show that there is no break however there is ligament damage meaning the midfielder will be sidelined for Arsenal’s remaining 4 matches.
Wenger told Arsenal.com the condition of his box-to-box midfielder after the Wigan match:
He had to come off. It’s an ankle problem. It looks quite a serious one.
We have to scan it tomorrow [Tuesday], it’s too early to say tonight. But it doesn’t look like a little ankle sprain. It is a ...