sport news Mikel Arteta defends Arsenal's handling of David Luiz' head injury

Mikel Arteta defends handling of David Luiz after horrific clash of heads with Raul Jimenez and insists 'everything was done in the right manner'... as Arsenal boss backs introduction of concussion substitutes Mikel Arteta has defended the way Arsenal's medics dealt with David Luiz The Brazilian defender was involved in an awful clash of heads with Raul Jimenez Luiz was allowed to play on for a brief period before being replaced at half-time  Arteta joined the growing calls for temporary concussion subs to be brought in 

By Adrian Kajumba For Mailonline

Published: 11:44 GMT, 2 December 2020 | Updated: 11:53 GMT, 2 December 2020

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Mikel Arteta has launched a strong defence of Arsenal's handling of David Luiz and joined calls for the introduction of temporary concussion substitutions.

Arsenal came in for criticism for allowing defender Luiz to play on until half-time after he was involved in a sickening aerial collision with Wolves striker Raul Jimenez.

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Jimenez had to be carried off on a stretcher and was left needing surgery on a fractured skull following the incident.

Mikel Arteta has launched a strong defence of Arsenal's handling of David Luiz's head injury

Mikel Arteta has launched a strong defence of Arsenal's handling of David Luiz's head injury

The Brazilian defender and Raul Jimenez of Wolves were involved in a sickening head collision

The Brazilian defender and Raul Jimenez of Wolves were involved in a sickening head collision

Luiz initially played on having shown no signs of being concussed though

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