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Name Issue Last Game
Per Mertesacker Knee RC Lens (A) 22-07-2016 More Details
Gabriel Tonsillitis More Details
Danny Welbeck Knee Manchester City (A) 08-05-2016 More Details
Name Issue Last Game
Per Mertesacker Knee RC Lens (A) 22-07-2016 More Details
Gabriel Tonsillitis More Details
Danny Welbeck Knee Manchester City (A) 08-05-2016 More Details
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Per Mertesacker

Last Updated: July 27

Speaking ahead of Arsenal's pre-season game against the MLS All-Stars on July 26, Arsene Wenger said: "We have bad news on Per Mertesacker. He played in Lens on Friday night, he finished the game and had a little pain on his knee. We found out the next day that it was much more serious than expected.

"He had surgery yesterday in Germany. It all went well. I know you will ask me for how long he will be out. I don’t know that, it’s [some] months, but I don’t know [exactly] how long he will be out for."

Last Game - July 22, 2016: RC Lens 1-1 Arsenal

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Gabriel

Last Updated: July 26

Gabriel missed the pre-season tour of America due to Tonsillitis. The boss said: "I left Gabriel behind today because he has tonsillitis and is infected. He cannot travel."

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Danny Welbeck

Last Updated: May 13

Speaking before the clash with Aston Villa on May 13, Arsene Wenger said: “We are all devastated and very sad. When I say I’m very sad, the whole team is thinking like that. It is surprising news. I expected him to at worse miss the Euros, and that is already bad. To be out for such a long time, he had just come back after a year out. You imagine being a 25-year-old professional and you get news like that… we will have to support to him to cope with it."

Last Game - May 08, 2016: Manchester City 2-2 Arsenal