The teams have been announced for Arsenal’s trip to Leicester City and The Gunners line up almost exactly as we expected. Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud start from the bench but Laurent Koscielny comes in. There are few changes for Leicester City too.
Matchday: Match Preview – Predicted Lineup – Betting Preview
Match: Leicester v Arsenal
Stadium: King Power Stadium
Kick Off (GMT): Sat 20 Aug 17:30
Petr Cech continues in goal and the rest of the back four is the same except for the inclusion of Laurent Koscielny – he comes in for Calum Chambers.
In midfield Granit Xhaka is given his full debut by the club and will partner Francis Coquelin.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott will play either side of Santi Cazorla in attacking midfield with Alexis Sanchez continuing up front.
- Arsenal To Make Sanchez & Ozil Arsenal’s Highest Paid Players Ever
- Revealed: When Wenger’s Future Will Be Settled
- Sevilla Keen On Move For Lucas Perez
Subs: David Ospina, Kieran Gibbs, Calum Chambers, Jack Wilshere, Mohamed Elneny, Mesut Ozil, Olivier Giroud
For Leicester City, Ahmed Musa gives way and The Foxes line up much as they last season.
Subs: Ron-Robert Zieler, Luis Hernandez, Andy King, Daniel Amartey, Ahmed Musa, Leonardo Ulloa, Demarai Gray
Checkout the Matchday page: Match Preview – Predicted Lineup – Betting Preview