Arsenal Midfielder Cazorla May Miss One Month With Ankle Injury

Photographer: David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla sat out today’s 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland because of an ankle injury. Close

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla sat out today’s 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland... Read More

Close
Open
Photographer: David Price/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla sat out today’s 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland because of an ankle injury.

Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla may be sidelined for a month with an ankle injury, manager Arsene Wenger said.

Cazorla sat out today’s 3-1 Premier League win at Sunderland because of the injury and Wenger said the Spaniard won’t play before the next break in the schedule for World Cup qualifying on Oct. 11 and 15.

“He will be out for a few weeks,” Wenger said on Arsenal’s website. “I don’t think he will play before the next international break.”

Arsenal’s third straight win moved it into a tie at the top of the standings with Tottenham and Liverpool, which has played one fewer game, with nine points.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Bob Bensch at bbensch@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.