Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirmed Bacary Sagna would miss the visit of Hull City tomorrow and said German forward Lukas Podolski would resume training this week following a hamstring injury.
Arsenal have said that French full-back Bacary Sagna is set for three weeks on the sidelines. The defender looks likely to miss his country's final FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Finland.
Mesut Ozil had a major hand in goals from Aaron Ramsey, Per Mertesacker and Bacary Sagna as Arsenal downed Stoke City 3-1 at home to assume the Premier League leadership.
Arsene Wenger confirmed Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will be sidelined "for a while" but his side will be bolstered by the return several team-mates ahead of Wednesday's UEFA Champions League clash with Fenerbahce.
Robin van Persie scored on his return to Arsenal as his former side drew 1-1 with newly-crowned Premier League champions Manchester United. Elsewhere, Reading and QPR were relegated after playing out a 0-0 draw.
Arsene Wenger has discussed Arsenal's recent problems, insisted buying new players in January is not the answer, revealed his frustration at Theo Walcott's contract talks and urged the supporters to get behind the team.