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Four things spotted in Arsenal training as injury return hint dropped.



Arsenal training was observed for four items as an injury return hint was

delivered.Thursday found television coverage at London Colney as Arsenal prepared for their Premier League match against Nottingham Forest. Tuesday at 7.30pm, Mikel Arteta’s squad will host Nuno Espirito Santo’s squad at the City Ground.


The Gunners are identical with Manchester City in points and are in third place, five points behind leaders Liverpool. Nevertheless, Pep Guardiola’s squad leads Brentford by one game.


Arteta’s squad will be aiming to streak victories following their 5-0 triumph over Crystal Palace. Dean Henderson scored in his own net, Gabriel Magalhaes and Leandro Trossard contributed to the total, and Gabriel Martinelli scored twice.Declan Rice (hamstring), Gabriel (knock), Takehiro Tomiyasu (calf), Fabio Vieira (groin), and Jurrien Timber (knee) remained absent from Thursday’s training session due to their ongoing recovery from injuries.



With that in mind, has taken a look at three things observed from the Arsenal training…


Thomas Partey has returned to the fray.

The considerable improvement for Arteta has been the Ghana international’s long-awaited return. Following quadriceps surgery in October, Partey was sidelined for approximately three months due to an injury he sustained in the Champions League victory over Sevilla in October.Since August, he has been limited to 15 minutes of football action due to a series of muscle injuries. Due to the continued absence of Jurrien Timber, his ability to perform at right-back could alleviate the workload of Ben White, of whom he is a vital member for Arteta.


Despite the fact that Partey was beaming throughout the session, it is currently unknown whether he will be suitable to face Forest.


Gabriel’s concernGabriel, notwithstanding the positive development regarding Partey’s return, was not observed attending the training session. After being involved in a late collision during the victory over Crystal Palace, he has been nursing an injury.


Jakub Kiwior came on in the 81st minute to replace the Brazilian. The substitution seemed precautionary, as Arteta stated at the time: “He was experiencing some discomfort; he was laboring a bit after being tackled in the first half. Thus, it was opportune to remove him from the situation.


It is currently unknown whether Gabriel will report to work in the future days.


Ramsdale and Smith Rowe exchange a jest.The close friends were observed sharing a jest and embracing one another. This season, Ramsdale has been second in importance to David Raya, appearing in just five Premier League appearances. Nonetheless, he was observed to be in a good mood during training.Everywhere cheerful environment

A resounding number of smiles were exchanged, suggesting that the session was once again lively. A number of players, including the Arsenal manager, appeared to be having a good time despite the austere atmosphere.Among those glowing were Gabriel Martinelli, Kai Havertz, Aaron Ramsdale, Ben White, and Emile Smith Rowe.