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Midfied Machine Returns To Arsenal Training Ground

According to Chris Wheatley, Arsenal and Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka has returned to first team training after recovering from Corona Virus he contacted leading him to miss the clash against Norwich City last Saturday.

The star is expected to be available for selection against North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur on September 26, which clearly indicates that he will miss the upcoming match against Burnley this weekend.

Mikel Arteta decided to replace Granit Xhaka with Maitland Niles during the 1-0 win on Saturday, where the England international partnered with Belgian midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga before being replaced by Thomas Partey.

Xhaka returning to first team training is a huge advantage to the Arsenal fraternity, since Mikel Arteta will have a number of players to choose from during the Spurs game, considering that both Partey, Lokonga, Niles and Smith Rowe are fit for selection.

The Corona Virus infection also made the midfielder to miss international duties with his national team during the break, and his presence in the Arsenal squad will be have a huge impact especially during this hard time the club is going through.

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