Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck was stretchered off against Sporting Lisbon

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Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck was stretchered off against Sporting Lisbon

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Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck was stretchered off against Sporting Lisbon

England star suffered a serious ankle injury as the Gunners qualified for the last-32 of the Europa League

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Friday, November 9, 2018 – 8:52am

Arsenal 0 Sporting Lisbon 0

Arsenal have qualified for the last-32 of the Uefa Europa League but the serious injury sustained by striker Danny Welbeck overshadowed proceedings at the Emirates Stadium.

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In the 25th minute of last night’s goalless draw with Sporting Welbeck landed awkwardly on his ankle after jumping for a header. The 27-year-old, who was yesterday named in the England squad, was taken off on a stretcher and went straight to hospital.

After the match Arsenal boss Unai Emery said that the striker is likely to have broken his ankle. “It’s the worst news, this injury,” said Emery. “It’s clear that we are with him in these minutes. He was working well and he was having …read more

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