Arsene Wenger has named his side for the trip to West Bromwich Albion and the big surprise is the starting midfield. Mesut Özil has been left out of the starting lineup with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain coming in for the German.
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Match: West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal
Stadium: The Hawthorns
Kick-Off (GMT): Sat 18 Mar 12:30
Wenger starts with a full strength back five. Petr Cech plays behind Shkodran Mustafi and Laurent Koscielny in the middle with Nacho Monreal and Hector Bellerin out wide.
Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey start in midfield once again but the big surprises are further forward.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain comes back into the starting lineup at the expense of Mesut Özil who isn’t even in the squad. In attack, Danny Welbeck and Theo Walcott partner Alexis Sanchez with Olivier Giroud dropping to the bench.
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Subs: Ospina, Mertesacker, Gabriel, Coquelin, Elneny, Iwobi, Giroud
West Brom Lineup:
Subs: Myhill, Olsson, Robson-Kanu, Yacob, M Wilson, Leko, Field