Bournemouth v Arsenal – Confirmed line-ups – Mesut Ozil starts

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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: Mesut Oezil of Arsenal takes on Nathaniel Clyne of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 24, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsena boss Arsene Wenger has selected Mesut Ozil in the starting line-up which takes on Bournemouth in the Premier League.

The 27-year-old has been nursing a foot injury had has failed to register an assist in his last four games.

The Gunners are eight points behind league leaders Leicester City and are three points behind rivals Tottenham who sit in second place. Arsenal can move up to second place with a win over Bournemouth following Manchester City’s defeat to league leaders Leicester City.

Ozil has 16 assists in the Premier League this season and is just four assists away from matching Henry’s record record tally of 20.

Bournemouth v Arsenal

Kick-Off: 13:30
Stadium: Dean Court

Bournemouth confirmed starting line-up: Boruc, Smith, Francis, Cook, Daniels, Surman, Ritchie, Gosling, Arter, Pugh, Afobe

Arsenal confirmed starting line-up: Cech, Bellerin, Gabriel, Koscielny, Monreal, Flamini, Ramsey, Chamberlain, Ozil, Sanchez, Giroud
Subs: Ospina, Gibbs, Mertesacker, Coquelin, Walcott, Iwobi, Campbell

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