His priority is to improve on last season’s disappointing fifth-place Premier League finish.
Even if that means not putting everything into Europe.
David Wagner confirmed on 20/1o that Billing has "a serious injury" and could require surgery.
Confirmed on 25/10 that the surgery would go ahead with the midfielder set to be sidelined for around 12 weeks as a result.
“In the Europa League if we can afford sometimes to rest some players we will do it.
But we have to adapt to the level of the competition and see first what kind of group we play in.” Of course if Arsenal win the final in Lyon on then they will be in the Champions League group stage for the 2018-19 season.
Confirmed on 27/10 that Carrick had been affected by dizzy spells and sickness since September, keeping him out of action.