Arsene Wenger reveals key duo could return for Middlesbrough clash

first_img1 Laurent Koscielny and Petr Cech Laurent Koscielny and Petr Cech have an 80 per cent chance of being fit for Arsenal’s clash with Middlesbrough.The pair have both been sidelined recently through injury and they missed the Gunners’ 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace on Monday night.However, Arsene Wenger has revealed both men are in contention to return for this Monday’s trip to the Riverside.“From the last game, I believe that we have a chance of getting Petr Cech back in the squad,” said Wenger.“Laurent Koscielny is joining in today [Friday]. If their tests are positive, they will come back into the squad for Monday’s game.“[Their chances of playing are] 80 per cent. At the moment it’s pretty good, but sometimes the 20 per cent can play a villain’s part in the final preparation.”last_img read more