Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang suffered a horrific shin injury during New Year’s Day 4-1 win over London neighbours Fulham at the Emirates.
The Gabonese superstar was in action for the entire duration of the match, but took to the social media after the game to reveal the horrifying cut he is nursing, even as he displayed another cut on his left knee in an instagram video.
Alexandre Lacazette was spotted in a snippet revealing the black eye he also suffered against Fulham.
“Good start… New Year, same squad,” Aubameyang wrote in an accompanying message he posted with the video.
Interestingly, Aubameyang netted his 14th league goal of the campaign against Fulham, to keep him at the top of scorer’s chart alongside Tottenham’s Harry Kane.
However, despite the win the Unai Emery tutored-side remain fifth spot on the Premier league log, two points adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea.
Aubameyang is now expected to miss out of FA Cup clash against Blackpool this weekend’s as he recuperates ahead of West Ham EPL cracker on January 12.
Meanwhile,Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his 24th league goal for Arsenal on New Year’s Day as other goals from Aaron Ramsey, Granit Xhaka and Alexandre Lacazette helped the home side thrash Fulham 4-1 despite a consolation goal from Aboubakar Kamara.
The performance saw Arsenal eager to wipe away last Saturday’s 5-1 bashing by Liverpool at Anfield.