[Confirmed Teams] Arsenal vs Manchester City: Cech & Torreira start, Leno & Lacazette On Bench

Arsenal kick off their 2018/19 Premier League season when they welcome Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday evening.

The Gunners new head-coach Unai Emery is likely to hand Bernd Leno his debut after he join the Gunners from Bayer Leverkusen for a reported 22m euros (£19.3m).

Fellow new signing Sokratis should start in defence alongside Shkodran Mustafi, Hector Bellerin and with Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac out injured, Ainsley Maitland-Niles should get the nod to start as the duo replacement.

Lucas Torreira is passed fit to start in midfield along with Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey while Aubameyang leads the line up front with Alexandre Lacazette named on the bench. Mesut Ozil and Henrikh Mkhitaryan will also start on both side of wings.


Leno, Sokratis, Mustafi, Bellerin, Maitland-Niles, Xhaka, Torreira, Ramsey, Ozil, Mhitaryan, Aubameyang

Lineup in picture:

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