Bournemouth v Arsenal – Confirmed lineups – Ozil & Sanchez left out of squad
Arsenal will be looking to return to winning ways when they take Bournemouth in the Premier League today.
The Gunners suffered a humiliating 4-2 defeat at the hands of Nottingham Forrest last weekend and drew 0-0 with London rivals Chelsea on Wednesday.
Arsene Wenger’s side know they need a win tonight to stay within touching distance on the top-four.
Wenger is facing major injury problems coming into today’s clash with Olivier Giroud, Santi Cazorla, Nacho Monreal and Laurent Koscielny all being ruled out.
The French tactician has opted to leave Alexis Sanchez out of the team, the Chile international has been closely linked with a move away from Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has also been left out of today’s squad, the 29-year-old also missed the mid-week clash with Chelsea due to a knee injury.
Bournemouth v Arsenal – Confirmed Line-ups
Bournemouth Confirmed XI: Begovic, Smith, Francis, S. Cook, Daniels, Ibe, L. Cook, Arter, Pugh, Afobe, Wilson
Arsenal Confirmed XI: Cech, Chambers, Mustafi, Holding, Bellerin, Iwobi, Xhaka, Maitland-Niles, Ozil, Sanchez, Lacazette