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Both Emmanuel Adebayor and Emmanuel Eboue face fitness tests ahead of Arsenal`s trip up to 'Boro.

Eboue suffered an ankle injury during the 2-2 draw with Spu*s last week while Adebayor picked up a knee injury during the 3-1 demolition of spurs on Wednesday.

Speaking after the victory over Spurs Wenger said: "Adebayor has been touched at his knee." We will see how he reacts later.

"Eboue had a test this morning and will have one tomorrow morning. We`ll make a decision after training then."

Meanwhile William Gallas (thigh), Freddie Ljungberg (hamstring), Alex Hleb (hamstring) and Julio Baptistia (groin) will all miss the game with Boro.

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Nick Simmonett
Date:Thursday February 1 2007
Time: 7:22PM


FFS, what is it with all the injuries? It appeared that that had all blown over when we got 99% of our squad fit, and that lasted all of one game. Now we only have two fit strikers. Aliadiere, it's your time to shine son!
01/02/2007 19:35:00
It must be the blinking weather in North London mate
01/02/2007 20:04:00
im glad Adebayor is out, we will likely play Ali on the right of a 451 with TH14 up front Saturday - shame Baptista is out i would love to see how him and Henry do together for 90 minutes
01/02/2007 20:14:00
damn are we ever going to have a fit striker . . . possible strike line up could be henry and his understudy . . .walcott! or aliadiere
01/02/2007 20:24:00
does anyone have any news on traore,i heard it was really bad,not as bad as cashleys hole though
fran merida
01/02/2007 20:57:00
For Eboue, Hoyte is doing well tho. Ade is the one we must worry about, as he is such hard working felow.
01/02/2007 20:58:00
bootoo, you're glad adebayor is out?!?! WTF?
01/02/2007 21:37:00
I hope denilson gets a chance on play on the right against boro since he did really well against sp*rs.
01/02/2007 22:31:00
I actually think it will be fun to see TH14 and Alialialialialialiadaire up front together for a game. They both have pace and skill, I could really see defenders put under pressure with some long runs and one-twos.
01/02/2007 23:58:00
These late injury news ain't good. Why is Gallas' "mysterious" injury dragging on for this long?
02/02/2007 05:29:00
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