Granit Xhaka ‘working hard to get back on the pitch as soon as possible’

first_img Read More 1/1 by Metro Sean KearnsThursday 4 Apr 2019 5:58 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link327Shares Comment Top articles About Connatix V67539 Skip Ad Granit Xhaka ‘working hard to get back on the pitch as soon as possible’ SPONSORED Video Settings Advertisement Read More Read More Read Morecenter_img Skip PLAY / Granit Xhaka’s last competitive fixture was with Switzerland (Picture: Getty)Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka is hoping to return to action ‘as soon as possible’ from his groin injury.The Switzerland international missed Monday’s 2-0 win against Newcastle after sustaining a ‘small’ strain in training the previous Friday.‘We started Friday with not good news with Xhaka, he has a small injury and could not play today,’ Emery said after the win at the Emirates.Arsenal face Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday as they look to consolidate their place in the top four.ADVERTISEMENT Advertisement Full Screen Coming Next Rio Ferdinand tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop struggling Manchester United captain Harry Maguire 1 min. story And it looks as though Xhaka is targeting a return this weekend as the midfielder confirmed on his Instagram today that he’s ‘working hard’ on his recovery.‘I am working hard to get back on the pitch as soon as possible,’ said Xhaka.AdvertisementAdvertisementSpurs’ 2-0 win at Crystal Palace saw Mauricio Pochettino’s side leapfrog the Gunners back into third place in the table.However, Emery’s side have a game in hand and can reinstate their two-point cushion on their rivals with a win at Goodison Park on Sunday.MORE: Ousmane Dembele returns to Barcelona training ahead of Manchester United trip Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Read Morelast_img read more