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The Citizens made it 19 straight victories with a 2-0 success away to Borussia Monchengladbach in the Champions League on Wednesday night, while West Ham will enter the contest off the back of a 2-1 home success over Tottenham Hotspur in the league last weekend.

The Nigerian international, a £25 million summer signing from Manchester City, sustained the injury at the beginning of this month in Leicester’s final pre-season friendly against Borussia Monchengladbach.

The 20-year-old striker lasted only 17 minutes of his debut following his £25 million move from Manchester City after taking a knock on his ankle against Borussia Monchengladbach on Friday.

It was the home side that had the first half-chance of the match inside three minutes, but Hazard’s goal-bound effort was blocked by the hand of Pique, who escaped what could easily have been an early spot kick for Gladbach

It had been reported over the past two weeks that the Gunners were in negotiations with Xhaka ahead of a switch to the Emirates Stadium

The Nigerian striker starred for the entire 90 minutes of the the first Rhine area derby of the season with the game failing to live up to the pre-match expectations