Emery Offers Ozil, Tierney Update


trio Mesut Ozil, Granit Xhaka and Rob Holding have returned to full training ahead of Saturday’s clash with Liverpool – LIVE on talkSPORT.

Ozil and Xhaka missed the Gunners’ 2-1 win over Burnley with illness and a leg problem, respectively, while Holding has been sidelined with a knee injury since December.

Mesut Ozil could be included in the squad this weekend

Meanwhile, £25million summer signing Kieran Tierney is slated to return to action in October.

The former Celtic star has been nursing a groin issue since the summer.

An update on Tierney from read: “Continues to receive treatment and further assessments. Aiming to participate in full training in October.”

Tierney was a deadline day signing and followed summer arrivals David Luiz, Dani Ceballos and Nicolas Pepe through the Emirates door.

The Scotland defender said: “Obviously I’m injured now, but I’m just looking forward to getting back on the pitch, training and getting involved with the squad.

“It’s been fine for me. I’ve been working hard in rehab and I’ve had good people around me as well. It’s been easy for me.

“At Celtic I was training hard, working hard and just looking to get back fit. That was my main focus.”

will be hoping to maintain their unbeaten start to the season when they to league leaders Liverpool this weekend.

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