Team news

Team news: Mustafi, Sokratis, Smith Rowe

Shkodran Mustafi and Sokratis

Ahead of Sunday’s Premier League game against Southampton, here's the latest team news update from our medical team, which also includes a disciplinary update:

Sokratis
Due to receiving his fifth domestic booking, receives a one-match suspension for Southampton (a) on Sunday, December 16.
 
Shkodran Mustafi
Due to receiving his fifth domestic booking, receives a one-match suspension for Southampton (a)  on Sunday, December 16. Shkodran's hamstring is also being assessed ahead of Tottenham Hotspur (h) on Wednesday, December 19.
 
Emile Smith Rowe
Right hip. Expected to return to full training in December.
 
Rob Holding
Left knee. Successful anterior cruciate ligament repair surgery on Thursday.
 
Dinos Mavropanos
Groin injury. Expected to return to full training in December.
 
Danny Welbeck
Right ankle. Recovering after surgery.