On-loan Arsenal star has been confirmed to have picked up an injury while in action and is expected to spend some time on the sidelines.
In an official statement read by AS Roma’s website, Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny who is currently on a season-long loan with the Italian side faces a spell on the sidelines after dislocating his finger during Wednesday night’s 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the Champions League.
The 25-year-old Poland international was forced to leave the field after the incident and will now undergo further tests to assess the damage.
“Medical tests have revealed Wojciech Szczesny dislocated the ring finger in his left hand during this evening’s Champions League tie with Catalan side Barcelona,” a statement on the Roma website read.
“The Polish goalkeeper was forced to leave the field after injuring the finger in a challenge with Luis Suarez in the 50th minute of the game.
“He will undergo further tests in the next few days to determine the extent of the injury.”
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