Crystal Palace’s head of sports medicine Zafar Iqbal to join Arsenal - world News Update

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Crystal Palace’s caput of sports medicine Zafar Iqbal is leaving nan Premier League nine to subordinate Arsenal.

Iqbal has worked astatine Palace for much than 8 years, having antecedently held roles connected nan aesculapian departments astatine Leyton Orient, Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool.

He is expected to make nan move astatine nan extremity of nan play aft serving a announcement period.

During Iqbal’s clip astatine Palace, nan nine has ne'er been relegated from England’s apical flight, having been promoted from nan Championship via nan play-offs successful 2013.

Arsenal’s aesculapian section has besides changed successful caller months, pinch nan astir important departure being erstwhile caput of aesculapian services Gary O’Driscoll, who near to go nan caput of sports medicine astatine Manchester United successful September.

Florence Newton has been successful nan domiciled connected an interim ground and they person besides had support from knowledgeable academy expert Ges Steinbergs.

O’Driscoll had near Arsenal to move person to his family successful nan north-west.

Arsenal, meanwhile, are adjacent successful action this Saturday erstwhile they recreation to look Liverpool astatine Anfield.

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