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FPL 2023-24 – Gameweek 8 Pre-Deadline Availability Update


Who’s available and who isn’t? We take a look ahead of Gameweek 8:

Sven Botman (Newcastle) – OUT
A knee injury will keep the Newcastle centre-back out until after the international break.

Pervis Estupinan (Brighton) – OUT
The Brighton full-back is set to miss up to a month of action with a muscle issue.

Reece James (Chelsea) – OUT
Although James has recovered from the injury that has kept him out of recent games, he is now suspended for one match due to an incident with match officials recently.

Ben Chilwell (Chelsea) – OUT
Maurizio Pochettino would not be drawn on how long the left-back is out for, but he will definitely miss Gameweek 8.

Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) – AVAILABLE
TAA made his comeback off the bench in Double Gameweek 7, and also played in Thursday’s Europa League tie.

Moussa Diaby (Aston Villa) – 50/50
Unai Emery has stated that Diaby could play a part against Wolves, but did clarify that he wasn’t 100% fit.

Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace) – OUT
A serious hamstring injury is set to keep the Crystal Palace star out of action for at least six weeks.

Anthony Gordon (Newcastle) – OUT
The Newcastle winger will serve a one-match suspension for accumulating five yellow cards.

Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) – 50/50
The winger is “in contention” for the Man City fixture according to Mikel Arteta.

Heung-Min Son (Tottenham) – AVAILABLE
The South Korean has trained all week and is available for selection.

James Maddison (Tottenham) – AVAILABLE
As is the case with Son, Maddison has taken part in training and should start against Luton.

Diogo Jota (Liverpool) – OUT
Suspension will prevent Jota’s participation in Gameweek 8.

Callum Wilson (Newcastle) – 50/50
Eddie Howe has stated that there will be a late check on Callum Wilson’s condition ahead of the Gameweek 8 meeting with West Ham.

Jon Fisher
Jon Fisher
Jon has over 20 years' experience in sports journalism having worked at the Press Association, Goal and Stats Perform, covering three World Cups, an Olympics and numerous other major sporting events.


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