Mathieu Flamini and Mikel Arteta are both out for Arsenal's match with Manchester United in Week 8 with minor injuries.
Mathieu Flamini was rewarded with his first Premier League start of 2015 following his two goal haul and match-of-the-match performance at White Hart Lane in the Capital One cup midweek. However injury cut short the French midfielders’ afternoon.
Mathieu Flamini picked a great time to score an unexpected brace as the holding midfielder scored the only two goals the Gunners would need in their 2-1 League Cup win over bitter rivals Tottenham.
Mathieu Flamini has recovered from a hamstring injury and should be available for action against West Ham United in Week 29 action.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed Mathieu Flamini will be available for this weekends’ derby game against West Ham at the Emirates but despite "good progress" from Jack Wilshere the England international has not joined the main group in training.
Mathieu Flamini, pushed to the bench by Francis Coquelin's emergence, faces a late fitness test on a tight hamstring ahead of Saturday's match against Crystal Palace.
17-year-old holding midfield prospect Krystian Bielik will fly to London Friday for a medical ahead of a move to the Emirates from Legia Warsaw.
Mathieu Flamini is rarely a strong fantasy option but with Stoke attacking frequently the holding midfielder produced big points even while Arsenal conceded three goals.
Mathieu Flamini and Aaron Ramsey allayed injury fears post-match on Tuesday night as Arsene Wenger confirmed the pair were replaced at half-time as a precaution due to muscular tightness – calf & hamstring respectively.
Arsenal kept their title hopes afloat while strengthening a Champions League position by seeing out a hard fought 1-1 draw with Manchester City, thanks largely in part to a goal from Mathieu Flamini.
A deflected save bounced off of Mathieu Flamini and into the Arsenal net to undo Arsenal's second half comeback and force a late draw against Swansea City.
Mathieu Flamini was red carded for a two-footed challenge late in the second half of a match that ended up as a 2-2 draw.
Mathieu Flamini has picked up five yellow cards in eight League matches, and will therefore be banned against Southampton after the international break.
Mathieu Flamini has apparently recovered from his groin injury and will be available for selection against Manchester United on Sunday.