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Injury Watch: Arsenal’s Gibbs Has Chronic Calf Injury Relocated To Fixed Hip

by | 5th, November 2013

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HOW football reporting works: the Injury List. Let’s look at what the papers are saying about Arsenal player Kieran Gibbs readiness for tomorrow’s Champions’ League match against Borussia Dortmund:

Arsene Wenger (Arsenal manager): “Gibbs has a calf problem. I don’t know exactly how bad it is” – November 2

Arsenal News: “Kieran Gibbs Set To Miss 4 Weeks Of Action Due To Calf Injury” – November 3

Daily Mail: “Jack Wilshere and Kieran Gibbs both look certain to miss tomorrow’s Champions League clash against Borussia Dortmund” – November 5

Leading to today’s breaking news:

BBC: “Kieran Gibbs is available after a hip problem”

Such are the facts in the breathless world of football reporting.

 



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