Arsenal take on Spurs in the first North London Derby of 2018 on Saturday afternoon and this is how we think Arsene Wenger will line up his team.
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Match: Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal
Stadium: Wembley Stadium
Kick-Off (GMT): Sat 10 Feb 12:30
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Here’s how we think the Gunners will line up:
GK) David Ospina
With the expected absence of Petr Cech, David Ospina should start for the Gunners.
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RB) Hector Bellerin
RCB) Shkodran Mustafi
Shkodran Mustafi will undoubtedly play in what we expect to be a back four.
LCB) Laurent Koscielny
The Frenchman will start and captain the side.
LB) Nacho Monreal
Nacho Monreal was an injury doubt for this match but Arsene Wenger confirmed in his press conference that he should play.
RCM) Granit Xhaka
Granit Xhaka will start in the centre of midfield.
LCM) Aaron Ramsey
After his hattrick last weekend, Aaron Ramsey simply has to play.
RAM) Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Henrikh Mkhitaryan will start in his first North London Derby.
CAM) Alex Iwobi
Alex Iwobi should keep his place in the team.
LAM) Mesut Ozil
ST) Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
We expect Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to start ahead of Alexandre Lacazette in the Arsenal attack and get his first taste of a North London Derby.