Arsenal have confirmed that Emile Smith Rowe suffered a sprained ankle in the draw with Slavia Prague and is a doubt for tomorrow’s trip to Sheffield United.
Given the importance of next week’s Europa League quarter-final second leg in the Czech capital, we’d be surprised if the England under-21 international, who still completed 88 minutes in midweek, is risked at Bramall Lane.
The same goes for Martin Odegaard who is struggling with an ankle problem of his own. Having sat things out on Thursday, he’s fighting an uphill battle to be fit for either of our two upcoming matches.
At the back, Kieran Tierney and David Luiz continue to rehabilitate from their knee injuries – they aren’t expected back for a matter of weeks – but Calum Chambers is available.