Just an hour to go until we get to see Arsenal play and it’s team news time.

We already know that we’ll be without Aaron Ramsey and Per Mertesacker with Alex Iwobi and Gabriel only returning to training this week and not expected to feature.

So, who gets the nod? Will the new boys, Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas, get a start?

Answer below…

Arsenal Cech, Bellerin, Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal, Cazorla, Coquelin, Walcott, Ozil, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Lucas

Subs Ospina, Holding, Elneny, Xhaka, Iwobi, Alexis, Giroud

Southampton Forster, Cedric, Clasie, Fonte, Davis, Rodriguez, Tadic, Romeu, Van Dijk, Bertrand, Redmond

Subs McCarthy, Yoshida, Long, Austnin, Ward-Prowse, Hojbjerg, Targett


Bobby ‘I don’t know what I’m doing’ Madley, Marc Perry, Eddie Smart.

Fourth official: Simon Hooper


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