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Arsenal receive big boost as David Luiz returns to full fitness after recovering from a thigh injury

Arsenal receive big boost as David Luiz returns to full fitness ahead of the Europa League clash with Molde after recovering from a thigh injury

  • David Luiz was forced off with a thigh injury in the second half against Leicester 
  • Luiz was expected to be out for a couple of weeks at least following his injury
  • But he is available for selection and could play a part against Molde on Thursday
  • The Brazilian has emerged as a trusted leader in the backline for Mikel Arteta 

Arsenal have confirmed that experienced centre back David Luiz is ready to return again after recovering from a thigh injury.

Luiz sustained an injury to his left thigh in the agonising 1-0 defeat at home to Leicester in the Premier League on October 25, coming off early on in the second half to be replaced by Shkodran Mustafi.

Mikel Arteta was initially expecting Luiz to be out for a ‘few weeks’ but his defender has returned quicker than first thought.

Arsenal’s David Luiz is available for selection again after sustaining a thigh injury vs Leicester

Arsenal gave an update regarding their…