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SportArnautovic ruled out for a month

15:50  06 december  2018
15:50  06 december  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Arnautovic ruled out until 2019

Arnautovic ruled out until 2019 West Ham United forward Marko Arnautovic has been ruled out until the end of the year after suffering a hamstring injury against Cardiff City on Tuesday night, according to a report on the Evening Standard. The Austrian international was forced off the pitch late in the first half and was replaced by Lucas Perez, who went on to score twice to inspire the Hammers to a 3-1 victory. Arnautovic is expected to be sidelined until after Christmas and will be a big miss for Manuel Pellegrini’s side, especially as the busy festive fixture schedule approaches. The former Stoke City man suffered earlier in the season with a knee injury but continued to play through the pain for club and country. The match was still 0-0 when Arnautovic was withdrawn but the performance of Perez will give Pellegrini hope that the Hammers can cope without their star forward. He has managed to find the back of the net five times in the top flight so far this season and will be looking to recover as quickly as possible.

Marko Arnautović (German pronunciation: [ˈmaʁkoː aʁˈnaʊtovɪtʃ]; Serbian Cyrillic: Марко Арнаутовић, pronounced [mâːrko arnǎutoʋitɕ]; born 19 April 1989)

Marko Arnautovic has been ruled out for three weeks, dealing West Ham a huge blow to their attacking options with Manuel Lanzini already sidelined for at least a month .

West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic is due to be sidelined for a month, it has been confirmed.

Sky Sports News report that the player is set for a spell on the sidelines following a hamstring injury.

There were already fears surrounding the player, who himself had conceded he would be ‘out for a while’, but West Ham’s fears have now become a reality.

Arnautovic has been struggling with injuries for some time and they now appear to have got the better of him.

The Austrian was unable to see out the game against Manchester City recently and he was also taken off against Cardiff.

Arnautovic ruled out for a month © Julian Finney/Getty Images Sport Julian Finney/Getty Images Sport

Manuel Pellegrini is likely to call upon Javier Hernandez to continue leading the line for the Hammers in Arnautovic’s absence.

Pellegrini expects Arnautovic to miss a month

Pellegrini expects Arnautovic to miss a month West Ham are set to be without Marko Arnautovic for up to a month after he sustained a muscle injury against Cardiff City on Tuesday.

West Ham will not sell Marko Arnautovic in January. Arnautovic has recently been by Chelsea and Manchester United. Their interest intensified earlier this month when Arnautovic 's brother and agent, Daniel, told reporters that the Austrian "needs to play at a top team.".

HomeAll The NewsPellegrini confirms Nasri interest; rules out Arnautovic sale. Arnautovic , meanwhile, is the subject of fresh transfer speculation after his brother and representative hinted during the international break that For just £1.99 you can browse ad-free without interruption for a month .

The Mexican striker scored twice on his return to the side against Newcastle and will be hoping to take that form into games in the near future.

Arnautovic ruled out for a month © Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Sport West Ham United v Manchester City - Premier League

West Ham star Arnautovic could miss Newcastle game.
Newcastle will be boosted by the news that West Ham’s Marko Arnautovic could miss the game on Saturday. The London Evening Standard hints that the player is a doubt for the clash as he continues to recover from a hip injury. Arnautovic was unable to finish West Ham’s defeat against Manchester City following the injury that clearly left the player in some discomfort. The Austrian international has been West Ham’s talisman once again this season and his absence would come as a major blow to Manuel Pellegrini, with Newcastle beginning to pick up some form. Having found the back of the net five times, he has scored nearly half of West Ham’s 14 Premier League goals this season, sparking rumours of a January move to Manchester United. News of Arnautovic’s injury will boost spirits at St James’ Park, with Benitez’s side searching for their fourth league win in five games.

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