By Jack Bezants for MailOnline
Published: 08:19 BST, 9 September 2020 | Updated: 08:43 BST, 9 September 2020
Mikel Arteta is sweating over the fitness of key defender David Luiz after the Brazilian sustained a neck injury.
According to The Athletic, Luiz's issue requires particular caution and he could face an extended period of time out on the sidelines.
As a result, Rob Holding is expected to remain at Arsenal rather than join Newcastle on a loan deal.
David Luiz has sustained a neck injury and is a doubt for Arsenal's season opener at Fulham
Arsenal are fearful that Luiz could face an extended period of absence with the neck problem
Luiz is expected to miss Arsenal's Premier League