Team news

Team news: Lacazette, Pepe, Bellerin, Holding

Alex Lacazette

We kick-off our 2019/20 Premier League season away to Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon.

Here's the latest update from our medical team ahead of our match at St James' Park:

Alex Lacazette
Right ankle. Will continue to be assessed ahead of Sunday’s match at Newcastle.

Nicolas Pepe
Regaining full match fitness following late return from African Cup of Nations. Decision to be made on participation for Sunday.

Hector Bellerin
Left knee. Continuing with on-field rehabilitation. Aiming to participate in full training in October.
 
Rob Holding
Left knee. Continuing with on-field rehabilitation and now participating in full training with the first team.
  
Dinos Mavropanos
Groin. Continues to receive treatment and further assessment. Will be out of action for at least 6-8 weeks.
 
Emile Smith Rowe
Groin. Progressing well in training and aiming to re-join the first team squad in 1-2 weeks
 
Mohamed Elneny
Regaining full match fitness following late return from African Cup of Nations. Decision to be made on participation for Sunday.