Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been dominated out of Gabon’s clash towards Egypt, the nationwide staff have confirmed. Aubameyang, 32, performed in his dwelling nation’s essential 1-0 World Cup qualifier dwelling win over Libya, a recreation wherein he netted the one purpose of the encounter with a 54th-minute penalty that saved Gabon’s hopes alive of making it to Qatar 2022. However, Arsenal followers had been nervous after the sport following the choice to hold Aubameyang off on a stretcher. He appeared to have recovered later within the day when he appeared on Instagram Live to seemingly quash any suspicions that he could have suffered from a nasty injury that might make him a doubt for Arsenal’s clash with Liverpool on the weekend, as he celebrated within the dressing room.
Nevertheless, there may be now additional doubt about his health after Gabon confirmed that he’ll miss this afternoon’s (Tuesday) clash with Egypt, on Twitter. Whilst he might properly be affected by one thing minor and lacking the sport as a precaution, with the precise drawback nonetheless unknown, Arsenal followers shall be nervous about their captain’s availability shifting ahead. The Gabon worldwide has re-found his kind this season. Although he has solely scored 4 instances within the Premier League, his all-round recreation has drastically improved and he is developed into the pure chief Mikel Arteta needs and wishes. Arsenal have not gained at Anfield within the Premier League because the 2012/13 season – a recreation Arteta was the truth is taking part in in – and judging by Liverpool’s kind to this point this season, the Gunners will discover it exhausting to come back away with something. An absent Aubameyang will solely make the duty tougher and so everybody linked with the membership shall be hoping it is nothing severe.