Wenger delivers latest Arsenal injury update ahead of Bayern clash
Arsene Wenger confirms that Gabriel Paulista is back fit and Arsenal have no fresh injury concerns
Gabriel Paulista has been passed fit for Arsenal’s Champions League showdown with Bayern Munich on Tuesday night, Arsene Wenger has confirmed.
The Brazilian defender sat out Saturday’s 3-0 win over Watford due to an undisclosed injury but is fit and ready to feature against the Bundesliga outfit.
Wenger also confirmed that the Gunners had suffered no fresh injury concerns ahead of the visit of Pep Guardialoa’s men to the north London side.
Wenger told a news conference on Monday afternoon at Arsenal’s London Colney training ground: “Gabriel is back available and everybody has recovered from Saturday.”
he Gunners head into the game looking to claim their first European points of the season after disappointing defeats by Dinamo Zagreb and Olympiacos in their first two group games.
Arsenal have won only one of their four home games against Bayern in recent history.
Bayern have scored eight goals with no reply in their first two fixtures, winning 3-0 at Olympiacos and 5-0 at home to Dinamo.
The German side have won on their last two visits to Arsenal, which were both round of 16 first-leg assignments.