Fitness updateThiago Alcantara and Divock Origi injury latest
Thiago Alcantara is set to return to full training following the forthcoming international break.
The Spain midfielder has not figured since the victory over Newcastle United on December 16 due to a COVID-19 infection and a subsequent knock.
Divock Origi, meanwhile, could resume full sessions following the Emirates FA Cup tie with Cardiff City at the start of February.
Pepijn Lijnders told his pre-Arsenal press conference: “Thiago, hopefully he will be in full team training after the international break to prepare for the Cardiff game. Divock will not be ready until after Cardiff.”
Pep Lijnders' pre-match press conference in full
Published 19th January 2022