Steve Harper could be set for an extended spell on the sidelines if a scan next week confirms the former Newcastle United goalkeeper suffered a bicep rupture at the Emirates.
Steve Bruce was left scratching his head in frustration after an injury time goal once again cost his Hull side three points in game week eight.
Mohamed Diame continued his red hot form with his fourth goal in five Hull City matches but Hull City gave away another late lead to settle for a draw.
Mohamed Diame played on Wednesday and then traveled back to England from Tunisia leaving his availability for Saturday at the Emirates up in the air.
Nikica Jelavic is in fantastic scoring form for Hull City this season with Week 7 seeing him score his fourth goal in seven league matches.
Curtis Davies showed well in Hull City's 2-0 Week 7 win over Crystal Palace evoking memories of his exceptional year last year.
Andrew Robertson was among the top overall scorers in most scoring systems in Week 7 with an assist, clean sheet and a wide variety of phantom points.
The Mohamed Diame revolution at Hull City continues as the midfielder scored his third goal in four matches to power Steve Bruce's men to a 2-0 over Crystal Palace.
Allan McGregor is expected to miss the next six weeks with a shoulder injury, Steve Harper will deputize into mid-November.
Mohamed Diame gave us a better sense of how he is likely to perform for fantasy managers during weeks when he doesn't score a goal.
Curtis Davies hasn't lived up to his performances from last season yet but Week 6 saw him at least start to approach those levels despite the 4-2 loss to Manchester City.
Abel Hernandez was back among the goals in Week 6 propelling him to a solid fantasy week in just about any format.
Hull City continued their frustrating form by conceding four goals to the defending champions at home.
David Meyler sustained a back injury in mid-week against West Brom in League Cup action and may or may not make it back in time for Hull City's Week 6 match with Manchester City.
Robbie Brady assisted on a Tom Ince goal and then scored one of his own but it wasn't enough as Hull City let a second half lead slip away for the third match in a row.