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Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale likely to miss England’s upcoming friendlies with a hip injury

Aaron Ramsdale is a ‘SERIOUS DOUBT’ for England’s friendlies this month after struggling a hip injury within the FIRST half of Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat towards Liverpool, with Mikel Arteta claiming the goalkeeper will likely be sidelined ‘for a few weeks’

  • Aaron Ramsdale was referred to as up to the most recent England squad on Thursday 
  • However, it has been reported that he picked up a hip injury towards Liverpool
  • This has dominated him out of Arsenal’s match towards Aston Villa on Saturday
  • He is now likely to miss England’s video games towards Switzerland and Ivory Coast 

Aaron Ramsdale is a main doubt for England’s worldwide friendlies later this month after being dominated out of Arsenal’s conflict with Aston Villa, in accordance to studies. 

The 23-year-old goalkeeper was named in Gareth Southgate’s squad on Thursday, and was anticipated to problem Jordan Pickford for a beginning berth.

However, he’s now anticipated to be prevented from becoming a member of up with the Three Lions after sustaining a hip injury towards Liverpool on Wednesday, as reported by The Athletic.

Aaron Ramsdale has a hip injury and is expected to miss England's friendlies later this month

Aaron Ramsdale has a hip injury and is anticipated to miss England’s friendlies later this month

Gareth Southgate had named Ramsdale in his squad on Thursday after his strong club form

Gareth Southgate had named Ramsdale in his squad on Thursday after his sturdy membership kind

It is known that Ramsdale picked up the issue within the first half on the Emirates because the Gunners slipped to a 2-0 defeat towards Jurgen Klopp’s males.

Ramsdale went on to play the complete match, however was criticised for his function in Liverpool’s opening objective, with Paul Merson slamming his ‘lazy’ try to hold Diogo Jota’s effort out at his close to publish.

Bernd Leno has taken the gloves for Arsenal’s match at Villa Park, and Mikel Arteta supplied an replace on Ramsdale shortly earlier than kick-off, saying: ‘He will likely be out for a few weeks.’

This is the primary Premier League recreation that Ramsdale has missed since he changed Leno between the sticks after the September worldwide break.

His absence is a main blow for Arsenal as they appear to fend off the likes of Manchester United and Tottenham for the ultimate Champions League place. 

Mikel Arteta thinks Ramsdale will be unable to play for a number of weeks due to his injury

Mikel Arteta thinks Ramsdale will likely be unable to play for a variety of weeks due to his injury

The shot-stopper was nonetheless in attendance at Villa Park, although, as he posted a picture from the bench on Twitter with the caption: ‘Different view as we speak. Nothing however love and help to my group @Arsenal.’ 

England are set to tackle Switzerland on March 26, earlier than they face Ivory Coast three days later. Both matches will likely be performed at Wembley.

It now seems likely that Pickford will retain his spot as England’s undisputed No. 1, having held this position largely unchallenged for the reason that 2018 World Cup. 

Jordan Pickford is now in line to remain as England's undisputed No. 1 if Ramsdale misses out

Jordan Pickford is now in line to stay as England’s undisputed No. 1 if Ramsdale misses out

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