Arsenal have assured the Egyptian coach Hector Cuper that midfielder, Mohamed Elneny will be fit for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in June.


The player was stretchered off during the win over West Ham at the weekend after suffering an ankle injury.

“Further to assessments and scans on Sunday and Monday, we can confirm that Mo Elneny has sustained ligament damage to his left ankle,” read a statement on the official Arsenal website.

“We are hoping that Mo will be available for Arsenal again this season and we are keeping in regular contact with the Egyptian Football Association.

“The midfielder was injured just before half-time during Sunday’s 4-1 home victory over West Ham United. Further updates will be made in due course.”


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