Danny Welbeckhas suffered a serious ankle injury during Arsenal’s Europa League clash with Sporting Lisbon. The Arsenal forward appeared to land awkwardly while challenging for the ball in the box during the 25th minute.
Welbeck was visibly in pain after falling to the ground.
He had two lengthly spells on the sidelines with knee issues but had rediscovered his form this season under new manager Unai Emery.
Arsenals Manager Unai Emery had this to say about Welbeck’s injury and being admitted in hospital, ”It’s the worst news tonight, this injury. It’s clear that we are with him in these minutes. He was working well and he was having a good match. Yes, now he is at the hospital. The news is that we are going to wait – but we think it’s a serious injury.
Danny Welbeck had been called up to the England squad for up-coming games vs. USA & Croatia in the International break.
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