Arsene Wenger has confirmed his side’s starting lineup for Arsenal’s Europa League quarter-final first leg with CSKA Moscow.
Matchday: Team News – Player Ratings – Match Highlights
Match: Arsenal v CSKA Moscow
Stadium: Emirates Stadium
Kick-Off (GMT): Thu 5 April 20:05
It’s the biggest European match at the Emirates Stadium for several years as the Gunners welcome CSKA Moscow to London for the first leg of a Europa League quarter-final.
It’s a must-win match for Arsenal and for Arsene Wenger with the Europa League now the only realistic chance at success this season.
The two sides haven’t met since 2006. It finished 0-0 on that occasion as the Gunners squandered half a dozen golden opportunities against their opponents.
The Arsenal fans will not want a repeat of that this evening.
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The team news is in and here’s how both sides line up:
GK) Petr Cech
RB) Hector Bellerin
RCB) Shkodran Mustafi
LCB) Laurent Koscielny
LB) Nacho Monreal
RCM) Aaron Ramsey
LCM) Granit Xhaka
RAM) Henrikh Mkhitaryan
CAM) Jack Wilshere
LAM) Mesut Ozil
ST) Alexandre Lacazette
Subs: Macey, Kolasinac, Chambers, Holding, Elneny, Iwobi, Welbeck
Subs: Pomazun, Milanov, Vitinho, Bistrovic, Chalov, Zhamaletdinov, Khosonov