Arsene Wenger has named his side for the clash with Middlesbrough and there are a couple of changes to the team which was beaten by Crystal Palace last week.
Matchday: Team News – Predicted Lineup – Match Highlights
Match: Middlesbrough v Arsenal
Stadium: Riverside Stadium
Kick-Off (GMT): Mon 17 April 20:00
There is a change in goals with Petr Cech recovering in time to replace Emiliano Martinez but the big surprise comes from Arsene Wenger.
The Frenchman has named a new formation with Arsenal switching to three at the back. Those three are Laurent Koscielny, Gabriel Paulista and Rob Holding. Shkodran Mustafi is dropped from the squad entirely.
Hector Bellerin also drops with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain coming in at right wing-back and Nacho Monreal on the opposite flank.
Aaron Ramsey comes in alongside Granit Xhaka in the middle.
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The three up front are Mesut Özil, Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud.
Here’s how the teams line up:
Subs: Martinez, Bellerin, Gibbs, Coquelin, Elneny, Iwobi, Walcott
Fabio Da Silva
Marten De Roon
Subs: Konstantopoulos, Friend, Bernardo, Forshaw, Traore, Bamford, Gestede