Alexis injury Make Wenger Worried
London – Arsenal begin entering a busy period as would be the resumption of the Champions League. In these conditions Arsene Wenger made concerned with the condition of Alexis Sanchez.
Sanchez became the new bright star for the Gunners since imported from Barcelona in the summer transfer window. Total 12 goals and seven assists in the Premier League he Put makes it very a mainstay.
However, Sanchez began to worry Wenger condition since last December. Too often relegated, Sanchez called Wenger when it is in the ‘red zone’ and will be prone to injury. Concerns the French manager was proved.
Alexis suffered a hamstring injury in late January and had to miss two games. In his comeback to face Leicester City him in trouble with his knee. The condition is troubling because it happened right Wenger when the last 16 of the Champions League and the rolling back of Premier League matches hotter in the second half of the season.
“It raises concerns. He earned his winter break a few weeks ago and it can be profitable, but he did not look good on Tuesday night. He had a bump on his knee and he felt something I had never felt before. The intensity is not the same as before,” Wenger said in ESPNFC.
Sanchez is almost certain to miss the Arsenal host Middlesbrough in the last 16 of the FA Cup, Sunday (15/02/2015) evening. After facing Crystal Palace next week, ‘Gunner’ will host AS Monaco in the first leg of the Champions League last 16.
“He has not practiced since then (the game with Leicester) because very bruised knee. If there is a medical risk that he will not be played. Do not worry, we will not put them in a risky position if he is not ready. He is the type of player you want to hold (the team) to continue to play in every game, but he still had a problem, “Wenger completed.