Tomas Rosicky Injury: Updates on Arsenal Midfielder's Thigh

Patrick ClarkeCorrespondent ISeptember 10, 2013

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17:  Thomas Rosicky of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Emirates Stadium on August 17, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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Arsenal star Tomas Rosicky suffered an injury to his right thigh while playing for the Czech Republic national team on Tuesday in a 2014 World Cup qualifying match against Italy, according to Football Italia on Twitter:

Update: Tomas Rosicky off with a right thigh injury during Italy-Czech Rep. #AFC #ItaCze

— footballitalia (@footballitalia) September 10, 2013

Rosicky, who is doing his best to help the Czech Republic earn a berth in next summer's World Cup in Brazil, was injured during the first half of action at Juventus Stadium.

He was replaced by Daniel Kolar in the 38th minute. He has been ruled out for Arsenal's upcoming match against Sunderland.