Kieran Gibbs will miss the New Years Day visit of Crystal Palace after sustaining a knee contusion against West Brom on Boxing Day.
Arsène Wenger will run the rule over several first team players ahead of Sundays north London derby.
Arsenal are sweating on the availability of a number of players ahead of this weekends’ trip to the Stadium of Light. Kieran Gibbs, Laurent Koscielny and Theo Walcott are all struggling while Alexis Sanchez and Santi Cazorla remain out for the foreseeable future.
Kieran Gibbs and Nacho Monreal split Arsenal's two starts in Game Week 37 with Gibbs outperforming Monreal significantly.
Kieran Gibbs had a good two-way match from a fantasy standpoint even if he was culpable in Charlie Austin's goal late in the match.
Kieran Gibbs is expected to be passed fit for Arsenal's Week 22 trip to the Etihad to face the defending champions.
Arsene Wenger may be forced to add to his squad during the January transfer window after Mathieu Debuchy dislocated his shoulder on Sunday in the win over Stoke City.
When he's healthy Kieran Gibbs has enjoyed a great season and he was healthy and contributing again in Arsenal's Week 10 3-0 win over Burnley.
Kieran Gibbs is always a risk to miss out due to injury but the latest word is that he should be passed fit for the Saturday match with Burnley in Week 10.
Kieran Gibbs enjoyed another strong outing from a fantasy point of view even if the end result for Arsenal was far from satisfactory.
Kieran Gibbs continued his effective play when healthy with a strong contribution for Arsenal against Spurs in Week 6.
Kieran Gibbs had a strong match in Arsenal's 3-0 Week 5 win over Aston Villa at Villa Park.
Kieran Gibbs is back to full training and is sufficiently fit to face Manchester City as they come to the Emirates in Week 4 action.
Kieran Gibbs hamstring injury will keep him out of Arsenal's Week 2 match with Everton leaving Nacho Monreal a clear path to a start.