The Gunners are expected to call upon the two players for their upcoming clash with Newcastle.
Arsenal gave an update onKieran Tierney
’s fitness ahead of their clash withNewcastle
The Gunners boss,
, who had to keep Tierney out of their line-up againstCrystal Palace
, previously talked about the player’s muscle injury, saying:
"He had a calf injury in training. I think he will miss a few matches. He’s another one that we will lose."
On the other hand Martinelli was sidelined shortly after recovering from his knee surgery. But despite preventing both players from participating in their clash with Crystal Palace, Arteta hopes the two will return for their game against Newcastle.
"Gabi is now back in full training and is available for selection,"
a statement read.
"Kieran has recovered from his tight calf and is back in training with the squad. Kieran will be assessed and tested ahead of Monday’s match."
Arsenal also confirmed the absence ofPablo Mari
, who is suffering from a calf strain.
The 11th placed Premier League club are expected to faceSouthampton
for their upcoming
match following their game with Newcastle.