A knee injury has sidelined the Brazilian since the World Cup and he underwent surgery in early December and talked up a three-month suspension.
That time period proved an overestimation of Jesus’ return, as he was photographed with UFC legend Khabib Nurmagomedov.
The Russian, who visited the Emirates Stadium in Sunday’s win over Manchester United, approached Jesus and posted clips of their discussion on Instagram.
In the video, Jesus can be heard saying, “Maybe four or five weeks, and then we’ll be back.”
While Arsenal or the player have not confirmed the actual background of the video, fans online are optimistic it is a reference to his eventual return from injury.
Such a timetable means Jesus will be back in the Gunners’ shirt ahead of the March international when they travel to Leicester on February 25.Arsenal host Bournemouth Super League There could be a match between the fifth round of the FA Cup in a week’s time.
Eddie Nketiah scored four goals in Gabriel Jesus’ absence, including a brace in Sunday’s dramatic 3-2 win over Manchester United, which put the capital club in the Leading Manchester City by 5 points in the standings. .