first_img1 Swansea City head coach Francesco Guidolin missed their Premier League win at Arsenal on Wednesday. The Italian, 60, has been admitted to hospital with a chest infection and Alan Curtis will take the reigns in the meantime. In his absence, the Welsh side were 2-1 winners at the Emirates, easing their relegation fears and denting Arsenal’s title hopes. A statement on the club’s official website read:“Swansea City head coach Francesco Guidolin will miss tonight’s Barclays Premier League fixture at Arsenal.Guidolin has been struggling with a chest infection for over a week and after failing to respond fully to medical treatment, was referred to a respiratory specialist at a London hospital this afternoon.The specialist felt that the best course of action was for Guidolin to remain in hospital for a few days to receive further treatment.He is in a comfortable position and is expected to recover fully in a few days.Everyone at Swansea City wishes him a speedy recovery.Alan Curtis will carry out his duties during his recovery period.” Swansea City boss Franceso Guidolin last_img