Lukasz Fabianski starts in goal in place of his Polish counterpart Szczesny for Arsenal in their FA Cup fifth-round clash at Sunderland.
Gervinho makes his return to the Gunners on the left wing with Oxlade-Chamberlain on the right. Francis Coquelin also comes in for Kieran Gibbs at left back, with Djourou replacing the injured Koscielny.
Arsenal in full: Fabianski, Sagna, Djourou, Vermaelen, Coquelin, Arteta, Song, Ramsey, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Gervinho, Van Persie.
Subs: Rosicky, Szczesny, Walcott, Squillaci, Arshavin, Chamakh, Benayoun.