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The Sun Dec 17, 2018

Arsenal’s Rob Holding facing NINE months out after knee operation he described as a ‘success’

ARSENAL youngster Rob Holding has undergone a successful surgery after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament – but he now faces NINE months out. The 23-year-old sustained the season-ending injury in the Gunners 2-2 draw with Manchester United. But the former Bolton man, who recently cemented his place at the heart of Unai Emery’s defence, is […]
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 15, 2018

Arsenal vs Southampton: Laurent Koscielny better be a certainty

Unai Emery has indicated that Laurent Koscielny is not a certainty to start for Arsenal against Southampton but… shouldn’t be be exactly that? Arsenal‘s defensive “crisis” all boils down to one match – the upcoming one against Southampton, where they will be without Rob Holding (for the rest of the season), Shkodran Mustafi (injury and […] Arsenal vs Southampton: Laurent Koscielny better be a certainty - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 15, 2018

Arsenal: Laurent Koscielny “beginning” coincides rather well

Arsenal welcomed back Laurent Koscielny against Qarabag, and this “beginning” to his season couldn’t have come at a better time. Arsenal‘s defense was on the verge of a crisis when Rob Holding was ruled out for the rest of the season. He was the third centerback on a club that needed three at all times […] Arsenal: Laurent Koscielny “beginning” coincides rather well - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Arsenal vs. Qarabag FK preview: welcome back Laurent Koscielny

Arsenal vs. Qarabag FK preview: welcome back Laurent Koscielny

The centerback is expected to make his first appearance for the senior team since tearing his Achilles last May. Thursday’s Europa League match against Qarabag FK at the Emirates is a dead rubber. Arsenal have already clinched first in the group and Sporting have locked up second. A meaningless match is good news for the Gunners, who need all the time they can manage to rest players and get healthy. The situation is particularly dire at centerback - Rob Holding (knee, out for season), Shkodran Mustafi (hamstring, being evaluated), Dinos Mavropanos (groin, yet to return to training) are...
The Sun Dec 12, 2018

Arsenal’s top five defensive targets with Rob Holding out for season

ARSENAL are on the hunt for defenders in the midst of an injury crisis at the Emirates. Rob Holding is the latest player to be ruled out after rupturing his anterior cruciate knee ligament. He joins Nacho Monreal and Konstantinos Mavrapanos on the sidelines. Meanwhile club captain Laurent Koscielny is still regaining match fitness and Calum […]
The Sun Dec 12, 2018

Arsenal looking to shock move for Chelsea outcast Gary Cahill as Unai Emery searches for quick replacement for Rob Holding

ARSENAL could launch a shock move for Chelsea outcast Gary Cahill. Gunners boss Unai Emery is facing an injury crisis at the back, with Rob Holding the latest to be struck down. The 23-year-old is set to miss the rest of the season after he ruptured his anterior cruciate knee ligament. Holding was taken off on a stretcher […]
The Sun Dec 11, 2018

Arsenal eyeing £10m deal for Valladolid ace Fernando Calero as Rob Holding replacement who is out for season

ARSENAL are reportedly targeting Real Valladolid star Fernando Calero to help ease their defensive worries. Unai Emery is desperate to strengthen his backline next month after Rob Holding was ruled out for the rest of the season after injuring himself last week in the draw at Manchester United. Laurent Koscielny is still yet to appear […]
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 11, 2018

Arsenal: Why would we waste Laurent Koscielny against Qarabag?

Arsenal are apparently ready to let Laurent Koscielny start against Qarabag, and while that’s exciting, shouldn’t we be saving him for Southampton? Arsenal‘s defense is in a bit of a pinch right now, as they are now without Rob Holding for the season and without Mustafi and Sokratis for the Southampton match due to suspensions, […] Arsenal: Why would we waste Laurent Koscielny against Qarabag? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 9, 2018

Arsenal: Rob Holding injury doesn’t require a transfer… yet

Rob Holding’s injury comes as quite a setback for this burgeoning Arsenal defense, but that doesn’t mean we need to go forking out money. Seeing a player like Rob Holding grow so much through the years, and then find his footing under Unai Emery, only to be cut down for 6-9 months with an ACL […] Arsenal: Rob Holding injury doesn’t require a transfer… yet - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 9, 2018

Arsenal: 5 squad depth questions opened by Rob Holding

Rob Holding’s long term injury means that Arsenal are going to be short in the defence. But the squad depth is almost laughable across the board. Unai Emery has Arsenal purring again. With a 21-game unbeaten streak continuing thanks to a 1-0 win over Huddersfield and the kind of tenacity that fans have been craving […] Arsenal: 5 squad depth questions opened by Rob Holding - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 8, 2018

Arsenal: Ready or not, here comes Laurent Koscielny

Arsenal’s defense was like a functional dumpster fire against Huddersfield Town, but now that it’s doused, Laurent Koscielny rises from the ashes. Before the match began, there was chatter aplenty about Arsenal‘s defensive situation. Rob Holding was out for the year and Laurent Koscielny had only just returned to health. Adding to that both Shkodran […] Arsenal: Ready or not, here comes Laurent Koscielny - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
The Sun Dec 8, 2018

Rob Holding reveals Marcus Rashford’s message of support after Arsenal star’s horror injury

ROB HOLDING has revealed Marcus Rashford reached out to him with a message of support after the Arsenal star was ruled out for up to nine months with a horror injury. Gunners defender Holding ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament after coming together with Rashford in the 2-2 draw at Old Trafford. But he insists there […]
Pain in the Arsenal Dec 7, 2018

Arsenal: Is it too soon to talk about more Zech Medley?

Arsenal’s defense is certainly in more of a predicament than before, but could it be solved with the introduction of more Zech Medley? The news of Rob Holding‘s injury has hit the Arsenal world pretty hard. He will be out for 6-9 months after rupturing his ACL, and right as he was establishing himself as […] Arsenal: Is it too soon to talk about more Zech Medley? - Pain in the Arsenal - Pain in the Arsenal - An Arsenal Fan Site - FanSided
Metro Dec 7, 2018
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