Arsenal striker Lacazette to miss second leg against BATE after shocking elbow

Arsenal striker Lacazette to miss second leg against BATE after shocking elbow

first_img The Frenchman caught the BATE player with his elbow Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update RANKED Lacazette was sent off in Belarus Arsenal were frustrated in Belarus It came just moments after the 27-year-old thought he had found an equaliser, only to see the linesman’s flag raised for offside.Aleksandar Filipovic pulled Lacazette back as the striker turned, and taking issue with the close attention, he flung his elbow towards the BATE player’s face.He becomes the first Arsenal player to be sent off in European competition since Laurent Koscielny against Bayern Munich in the Champions League two years ago.Lacazette will almost certainly miss the second leg at the Emirates on February 21 as the Gunners try to turn the tie on its head without the benefit of an away goal. revealed SORRY Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT REPLY latest Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Alexandre Lacazette saw red during Arsenal’s shock 1-0 defeat to BATE Borisov, ruling him out of the second leg of the Europa League last-32 clash.The Frenchman was punished for lashing out with his elbow as the Gunners grew frustrated in Belarus.center_img 3 3 Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion 3 gameday cracker huge blow REVEALED Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Latest Football News Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Stanislaw Dragun was the hero for the Belarusian champions on the night, heading home on the stroke of half-time to seal a memorable victory for his side.The Gunners dominated possession for the entirety of the game, as you might expect, but failed to create much on the boggy BATE pitch.With his side currently sitting outside the Premier League top four, the Europa League could be Unai Emery’s best shot at Champions League qualification this season.last_img

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