Arsenal striker reveals injury blow
The 20-year-old has made just one appearance for the club this season, impressing in last week’s EFL Cup win over Nottingham Forest.
But the England youth international has revealed on his social media accounts that he’s sustained a back problem.
Akpom posted an image of him exercising with the caption: “Gutted to be out for a while with this back injury.
“I’ll be back stronger.”
At his press conference ahead of Arsenal’s clash with Burnley on Sunday (4.30pm), manager Arsene Wenger did not mention Akpom’s injury.
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