Gunners suffer huge blow as Alexandre Lacazette is ruled out of Manchester United clash

Alexandre Lacazette is set to miss Arsenal’s clash with Manchester United

ARSENAL have been rocked by the news that star striker Alexandre Lacazette will miss the crunch clash with Manchester United on Saturday.

The club’s record signing scored his seventh goal of the season with less than three minutes on the clock against Huddersfield on Wednesday.

Arsene Wenger’s side would go on to thump the Terriers 5-0 with a second half onslaught at the Emirates for a 12th consecutive home win.

But a huge dampener was put on the night when the French striker was forced off at half time.

And his boss confirmed it was bad news for Lacazette after the clash.

Wenger said: “It is an injury, it looked like a groin injury so he might be out for a while.”

Arsene Wenger confirmed his star striker has a groin injury

Lacazette opened the scoring against Huddersfield after just three minutes

He later confirmed: “Lacazette has a groin problem and he will certainly be out for Saturday’s game.”

Arsenal face fierce rivals Manchester United in North London in huge showdown this Saturday.

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