Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has revealed he has been in hospital with malaria.
The Arsenal star posted an image on his Instagram account with an replace on why he has been absent from the workforce.
He wrote: “Hey guys, thanks for all of the messages and calls. Sadly I contracted Malaria while being on nationwide workforce responsibility in Gabon a number of weeks in the past.
“I’ve spent a number of days in hospital this week however I’m already feeling a lot better each day, because of the nice docs that detected and handled the virus so shortly.
“I wasn’t actually feeling myself the final couple weeks however shall be again stronger than ever quickly!
“Will likely be watching my boys now, big recreation for us! Let‘s go and get it @arsenal.”
The worldwide break was on the finish of March and on his return he featured within the 3-Zero defeat to Liverpool and draw with Slavia Prague.
Aubameyang missed the Gunners’ 3-Zero victory over Sheffield United on the weekend.
The Gabon worldwide was additionally absent from their Europa League journey to Slavia Prague and didn’t journey.
Mikel Arteta’s aspect have truly been fairing higher with out their captain within the aspect this season.
“Aubameyang is possibly considered one of them centre forwards when all the things goes nicely [it’s great],” former Tottenham ahead and boyhood Arsenal fan Darren Bent informed talkSPORT Breakfast.
“You hear the commentary from Sam [Matterface] in final 12 months’s [FA Cup] semi-final and ultimate and he was sensible – it’s important to have him within the workforce he was that good.
“And also you needed to get him to signal that new contract [as well]. However I don’t suppose we’ve had this [Pierre-Emerick] Aubameyang this season.
“Possibly the primary recreation of the season towards Fulham he noticed it when he was sensational – he hadn’t nonetheless signed the contract then.
“When it comes to Arsenal going ahead in the intervening time, if he hasn’t scored he’s only a passenger.”