Carl Jenkinson sends emotional message on Twitter, gives injury update

Carl Jenkinson

Carl Jenkinson joined West Ham United on loan from Arsenal in the summer of 2015.

Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson has taken to social networking site Twitter to give an update on his injury.

The 24-year-old right-back has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a serious knee problem.

The England international suffered the injury while playing on loan for West Ham United against Manchester City last month.

Jenkinson joined the Hammers on loan from Premier League rivals Arsenal in the summer of 2015.

The former Charlton Athletic defender has taken to Twitter and Instagram to send an emotional message to those who have supported him during this trying time.

Prior to the injury, Jenkinson made 20 Premier League appearances for West Ham, scoring two goals and creating six chances in the process.

The Englishman had a pass accuracy of 75% and a shot accuracy of 60%, and won 13 headers, seven dribbles and 20 tackles.

West Ham are seventh in the Premier League table at the moment, while Arsenal are currently third in the standings.

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