Oxlade-Chamberlain out of Euro 2016
06 May 2016, 22:03
Cape Town - England's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will miss the Euro 2016 finals in
France Championships after Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday the
Gunners winger has suffered a new knee injury which will sideline him
for up to two months.
Oxlade-Chamberlain has not played since injuring a knee in the Champions League defeat by Barcelona on February 23.
He was due to play for Arsenal's Under-21 team earlier in the week but has now sustained a second knee problem.
is no chance," Wenger said when asked if Oxlade-Chamberlain could make
the European Championships after confirming he faces six to eight weeks
"I had a conversation with Alex and with our medical team and
they told me he will back in July. He was out for a while and was not
overloaded with games.
"You want a guy of 22 years of age to go to the European Championships so it is very sad."