'Martinelli injury blow would've been heartbreaking' – Campbell relieved to hear Arsenal update

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Gabriel Martinelli being forced back onto the sidelines for a prolonged period of time would have been "heartbreaking", says Kevin Campbell, with the former Arsenal striker relieved to hear that the Brazilian's latest knock is not as bad as first feared.
'Martinelli injury blow would've been heartbreaking' – Campbell relieved to hear Arsenal update

The former Gunner is pleased to hear that another setback suffered by the Brazilian forward is less serious than initially thought

Gabriel Martinelli being forced back onto the sidelines for a prolonged period of time would have been "heartbreaking", says Kevin Campbell, with the former striker relieved to hear that the Brazilian's latest knock is not as bad as first feared.

The talented 19-year-old broke down just four games into his return to the Gunners fold from a long-term knee problem.

Martinelli was ruled out of a meeting with Newcastle after turning his ankle in the warm-up, with Mikel Arteta admitting afterwards that he was not expecting good news.

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