Injury, suspension list against Liverpool –

Sports Mole provides an update on Arsenal’s latest injury and suspension news ahead of their EFL Cup semi-final first leg with Liverpool.

Arsenal will strive to bounce back from their heartbreaking loss to Manchester City when they face Liverpool in the first stage of their EFL Cup semi-final in the Emirates on Thursday evening.

Mikel arteta‘s ended up 1-0 against City on Saturday thanks to Bukayo Sakaeffort, but Riyad Mahrez and Rodri responded for the champions in a very controversial battle.

The Gunners have dismissed Sunderland’s threat 5-1 to secure their place in the EFL Cup final four, but their ranks will be depleted as the players join their African Cup of Nations squads.

Right here, Sporty Taupe brings together all the latest Arsenal news on injuries and suspensions ahead of the competition.


© Reuters

Status: major doubt
Type of injury: Coronavirus
Possible return date: Unknown

Calum Chambers is one of the few Arsenal players to have recently returned positive coronavirus tests, and it remains to be seen whether the defender will be fit enough to return here.


Bosnian Sead Kolasinac came out injured in November 2021© Reuters

Status: Outside
Type of injury: Ankle
Possible return date: Unknown

Sead Kolasinac remains on the sidelines with a serious ankle injury and is not expected to return to full training until the end of the month.


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pictured for Arsenal on December 5, 2021© Reuters

Status: Outside
Type of injury: International obligation
Possible return date: Unknown

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will represent Gabon at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations and will not be available for Arsenal while his country takes part in the tournament.


Thomas Partey of Arsenal pictured in October 2021© Reuters

Status: Outside
Type of injury: International obligation
Possible return date: Unknown

Thomas Partey will represent Ghana at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations and will not be available for Arsenal while his country takes part in the tournament.


Nicolas Pepe reacts after the match, October 18, 2021© Reuters

Status: Outside
Type of injury: International obligation
Possible return date: Unknown

Nicolas Pepe will represent Côte d’Ivoire at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations and will not be available for Arsenal while his country takes part in the tournament.


Mohamed Elneny in action for Arsenal in November 2021© Reuters

Status: Outside
Type of injury: International obligation
Possible return date: Unknown

Mohamed Elneny will represent Egypt at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations and will not be available for Arsenal while his country takes part in the tournament.


LIST OF ARSENAL SUSPENSIONS

Gabriel Magalhaes is sent off for Arsenal against Manchester City in January 2022© Reuters

Return date: January 9 (vs. Nottingham Forest)

Gabriel Magalhaes was sent off for two bookable offenses in Saturday’s loss to Man City and will be serving a one-game suspension this week.


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