The 22-year-old was keeping Gabriel Martinelli out of the team and quickly became one of the Premier League’s brightest young talents. Jamie Carragher even described Smith Rowe as the best dribbler in England and was excited by his progression.
Injuries have unfortunately been a part of Smith Rowe’s career to date. But the decision to undergo a much-needed operation could turn out to be the best thing for him moving forward.
He will be desperate to get back playing again in an Arsenal side who are flourishing under Arteta. And he could be just like a new signing to excite the Emirates faithful.
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