Arsenal latest: Coquelin OUT of League Cup clash with Tottenham

first_img Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin suffered a knee problem against Chelsea on Saturday 1 Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin will miss Wednesday’s League Cup clash against Tottenham with a knee injury.The Frenchman was forced off at half-time during the Gunners’ 2-0 defeat at Chelsea at the weekend and will undergo further assessments this week.However, there was some good news for Arsenal fans as Arsene Wenger confirmed Per Mertesacker will return to the squad for the north London derby at White Hart Lane after recovering from illness.Speaking to Arsenal.com, the Frenchman said: “Francis Coquelin will be out and we have no major problems for anybody else. It should be a similar squad.“His knee is swollen and he is being assessed but we hope it is just a short-term problem.”last_img read more

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