Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to miss Arsenal’s clash against Chelsea after red card in Crystal Palace draw

first_imgReferee Paul Tierney gave Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang his marching orders after a VAR review (Getty Images)Aubameyang, who looked distraught with the decision after he left the pitch at Selhurst Park, is set to return for Arsenal’s trip to Burnley on February 2.The 1-1 draw against Palace leaves Arsenal in 10th place in the Premier League, eight points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal Advertisement Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to miss Arsenal’s clash against Chelsea after red card in Crystal Palace draw Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 11 Jan 2020 2:26 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link14kShares Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was sent off in Arsenal’s clash with Crystal Palace (BT Sport)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will miss Arsenal’s clash with Chelsea later this month following his red card against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.Aubameyang’s goal in the first half had given the Gunners the lead but Jordan Ayew pulled Palace level in the 54th minute.But the Arsenal striker was given his marching orders in the 67th minute for a dangerous foul on Max Meyer.Referee Paul Tierney initially only gave a yellow card to Aubameyang for his challenge on the Palace midfielder.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img Advertisement Max Meyer was forced off after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s challenge (BT Sport)However, a subsequent VAR review overturned the decision and Aubameyang was given a straight red card for the tackle.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe sending off now means Aubameyang will miss three matches, one of which is away to Chelsea on January 21.The 30-year-old will also be unavailable for Arsenal’s clash at home to Sheffield United next Saturday, as well as their trip to Bournemouth in the FA Cup fourth round on January 27. Commentlast_img

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