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Arsenal suffer injury blow as £45m new boy Thomas Partey is withdrawn with possible thigh problem

Arsenal suffer injury blow with £45m new boy Thomas Partey set to go for a scan after being withdrawn with a thigh problem in heavy defeat against Aston Villa

  • Arsenal’s Thomas Partey was taken off at against Aston Villa due to injury
  • The defensive midfielder was subbed off after sustaining a possible thigh injury
  • The severity of the injury to the £45m signing from Atletico Madrid is unclear 

Arsenal star Thomas Partey is set to go for a scan in the early part of next week after suffering an injury in their defeat against Aston Villa. 

The £45million signing from Atletico Madrid was subbed off at the interval after sustaining what is thought to be thigh injury following his early chance against Emiliano Martinez.

The defensive midfielder was replaced by Dani Ceballos as Arsenal trailed 1-0 at the Emirates Stadium – and boss Mikel Arteta confirmed he will have a scan to determine the severity of his injury.

Arsenal’s Thomas Partey was taken off at against Aston Villa due to possible thigh injury

‘We don’t know, we have to scan him tomorrow or the day…