Relief for Arsenal after Declan Rice’s back injury is deemed not serious | Arsenal

Arsenal have been given a welcome lift with the news Declan Rice’s injury is not serious. The midfielder was withdrawn at half-time in Sunday’s draw with Tottenham but is understood to have experienced a back spasm and hopes to be back for the visit to Bournemouth on Saturday.

It will be a relief for Mikel Arteta, who admitted it was “strange” to see a player of Rice’s robustness have to be substituted. His replacement, Jorginho, made the error that led to Son Heung-min’s equaliser, but Rice should now have the chance to build on his impressive start to the campaign since…


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