Manchester City won the early kick off game against Leicester today and moved above Liverpool in the table. Arsenal can further pile up pressure on the Merseysiders by beating Stoke City in the late kick off.
As far Arsenal’s team news is concerned, manager Arsene Wenger has made more than a few changes in the starting team that featured vs Manchester United last weekend.
French defender Laurent Koscielny has returned to the starting lineup and he will partner Mustafi and Holding in the back line.
Spanish duo of Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal start in the wing back positions for the North Londoners. As far as the midfield is concerned, Aaron Ramsey is on the bench and Xhaka will partner Coquelin in the center of the park.
In the attacking third, Alexis Sanchez and record signing Mesut Ozil start behind lone center forward Olivier Giroud.
Here is Arsenal’s confirmed XI formation vs Stoke City.
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