Update: Gunners in the lead. With the help of Mesut Ozil’s goal in the 23rd minute of the game, Arsenal is leading Newcastle by 1-0 in the half time. Stay tuned.
The Gunners got a boost in their match against Newcastle later today as Alexandre Lacazette has returned in the playing XI. The french man is replacing Oliver Giroud in the must to win match for Arsenal. The french striker was issued a warning earlier today by Arsenal manager, Wenger who was visibly upset by the strikers missing out on their chances.
‘Not quite clinical enough, yes,’ Wenger said.
Expected playing XI:
Arsenal: Cech; Bellerin, Koscielny, Monreal, Maitland-Niles; Iwobi, Xhaka, Wilshere; Ozil, Alexis; Lacazette.
Newcastle: Arsenal: Elliot, Yedlin, Lascelles, Lejeune, Manquillo, Murphy, Hayden, Merino, Atsu, Perez, Joselu.
Disclaimer: The author is a Gooner and will be rooting for the Red.