Gunners star back in training but may not feature again the season.
Abou Diaby will return to full training next week says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger.
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The French midfielder has been sidelined since tearing his ACL in training last season and has not played for over a year.
Wenger confirmed the player was due back in training but admitted he didn’t know if Diaby would play again this season.
“Diaby is coming back now,” Wenger told Arsenal.com. “He had a preparation in France, where he had his rehab, and will be back to full training on April 1.
“Let’s not forget he has not played for a year. I cannot predict now how much time it will take him to be competitive.
“I cannot plan for him to play a role now in the coming games, but maybe I will have a good surprise when I see him.”