BREAKING NEWS: Lacazette to miss crucial six weeks after knee operation
Alexandre Lacazette is set to be out for between four and six weeks after having knee surgery, Arsenal have revealed.
The France international underwent an arthroscopy on his left knee on Tuesday, with the Gunners understanding the minor operation to have been "a success".
But the injury comes at a crucial juncture for Arsenal, who have important fixtures in the Europa League, Premier League and EFL Cup all on the horizon.
Lacazette could miss a total of seven games across all competitions if he is ultimately out for six weeks.