Arsenal Quartet Passed Fit For Watford Clash

The Arsenal quartet of Nicholas Pepe, Joe Willock, Granit Xhaka and Lucas Torreira have been passed fit for three-time upcoming league clash with Watford.

Arsenal travel the short distance to take on Watford at the Vicarage Road on Sunday evening.

The aforementioned players are fit to take their respective places in the Arsenal squad for the Watford game after Gunners boss Unai Emery provided the injury update on his team on Friday morning.

On club-record signing Pepe, Unai Emery said that the Ivorian international is fit despite withdrawing from the Ivory Coast squad during the international break because of fitness issues.

Nicholas Pepe has been involved in all the Premier League games for the Gunners since his £72m move from French Ligue 1 outfit Lille in the summer.

He made his Arsenal debut as a second half substitute during the win over Newcastle United on the opening weekend.

Arsenal beat Newcastle United 1-0 courtesy the second half strike from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Pepe went on to make an halftime appearance in the next game against Burnley at home (2-1 win for Arsenal).

He made his first start for Arsenal in the third league game of the season, a 3-1 loss at the home of leaders Liverpool.

Apart from Pepe, Xhaka, Torreira and Willock suffered respective injury scares during the international break but they are all fit for the Watford game.

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