Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna sidelined for three weeks

Bacary Sagna of Arsenal in action during the match between Arsenal and Napoli at Emirates Stadium on August 3, 2013
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that defender Bacary Sagna is ruled out for three weeks with a hamstring injury.

Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna will spend three weeks on the sidelines due to a hamstring injury he suffered in midweek.

Manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the Frenchman picked up the problem while playing in the Gunners' 2-0 victory over Napoli in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Wenger said in this morning's news conference: "Sagna will be not be available, he has a hamstring injury and will be out for three weeks."

Carl Jenkinson is expected to come into the fold for this Sunday's Premier League encounter against West Bromwich Albion.

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