Arsenal has confirmed that French striker, Alexandre Lacazette is out and will be expected by October due to an ankle injury.
The Gunners revealed this in a statement on the club’s official website today.
“Alex Lacazette (Left ankle). After assessments to an ongoing ankle issue, we have advised that Alex will need to rest and strengthen his ankle to regain full fitness.
“Alex has been playing through this injury for several weeks. He is likely to be back in action in October,” the statement reads.
As for now, 36Naija Sports confirms that Lacazette will now miss Arsenal’s next Premier League match against Watford on Sunday.