Jan 2, 2018
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Arsene Wenger delivers injury update for Chelsea clash: Three Arsenal stars could miss out

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The Gunners host the Blues tomorrow evening at the Emirates (7:45pm kick-off).

Arsenal are currently fifth in the Premier League table and Wenger’s men can close the gap on Liverpool with a win against Chelsea.

And Wenger says the Gunners will be without Sead Kolasinac and Laurent Koscielny for the Blues game, while Ozil faces a late fitness test.

“At the moment our injury list is quite long,” Wenger said at his pre-match press conference.

“We lost Kolasinac, Koscielny in the game [at West Brom]. The two who have a little chance.

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“Ozil might have a test this morning”

Arsene Wenger
“Ozil might have a test this morning. Koscielny is 30-70 available.

“We have a squad that is equipped to deal with injuries – we’ve shown that in the Europa League and the Carabao Cup but we cannot lose any more players now.”

Ozil missed Arsenal’s draw at West Brom last weekend with a knee injury.

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Chelsea can move up to second in the Premier League tomorrow night, leapfrogging Manchester United, with a win at the Emirates.

Antonio Conte’s men come into the clash on the back of their 5-0 hammering of Stoke on Saturday afternoon.

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