Laurent is yet to return fully to Wenger’s squad after he was previously sidelined by an injury for more than a month. Arsenal has experienced a number of injuries this season, but they have managed to make perfect replacements to overcome the massive challenge.
They are now 4th in the European league table with 17 points, and 9 points below the league leaders, Chelsea. However, arsenal are still receiving sad news after it was confirmed Koscielny will be out for another 3 to 4 weeks before he returns to full training.
During a report in the Gurdian, Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger revealed that the French international footballer is not running, but he will make his return to light training in the coming weeks. Wenger also claimed that Laurent will not feature in Arsenal’s squad that will clash against Swansea in an away game on Sunday.
Initial reports had revealed that Laurent will be available on 22nd November in a match against Manchester united, but that has been dismissed by Wenger.
Arsenal needs the defender back as soon as possible to rescue their defensive worries that saw them share a point with Anderlecht after a comfortable 3-0 lead. His Last appearance was during a match against Chelsea on 5th October, but his next Match is uncertain.