Arsenal are still being tipped to sign a new central midfielder before the transfer window closes.
The former midfielder has struggled to justify that with his team reaching a new low in the last four months.
Conte oversaw Chelsea’s 2016-17 Premier League title win and led Inter to the Scudetto last term.
Eight minutes later and he nearly had another but Leno thwarted his close-range shot following Wilfried Zaha’s cross.
In a major attacking boost, Arteta will be able to welcome Emile Smith Rowe and Bukayo Saka back to the squad.
Gunners’ hopes of reaching the semi-finals took a blow on Thursday night as they were held to a 1-1 draw at home.
The first leg at the Emirates Stadium looked set to end in a goalless stalemate as Arsenal passed up a number of fine chances.
Tierney is reportedly facing several weeks on the sidelines with the injury he sustained against Liverpool in the same area.
The Arsenal forward, who was also flagged offside on four occasions, knows his subpar performance could prove costly.
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