While he is yet to return to full training, there is optimism that, thanks to the international break, the 32-year-old will not be ruled out of any Premier League games.
Meanwhile, midfielder Manuel Lanzini has won the Premier League goal of the month for his last minute wonder-strike to steal a point from London rivals Tottenham.
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