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GIF: Nacho Monreal injured for Arsenal against Villa

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Arsenal left-back Nacho Monreal left the game against Villa prematurely with injury.

A night which was going perfectly to plan for Arsenal against Aston Villa may have one sour moment.

Defender Nacho Monreal hobbled off after sustaining an injury early into the second half, with Kieran Gibbs replacing him.

The injury was sustained in a robust challenge from Ron Vlaar. As yet there is no update on the impact of the injury.

Arsenal were 2-0 up at the time thanks to first half goals from Jack Wilshere and Olivier Giroud, with the assist for the first coming from Monreal.

He left the pitch with 72 touches, one assist, one tackle and two interceptions to his name.

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