How Arsenal could line up against Burnley with Partey starting and Ramsdale giving Arteta selection dilemma
MIKEL ARTETA could make only one change from the side that beat Norwich when Arsenal face Burnley on Saturday.
The Gunners earned their first parts of the season on the Emirates final week after beating the Canaries 1-0 ensuing from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s second half strike.
And Arteta nevertheless as quickly as further has a close to full-strength to choose from, with solely Granit Xhaka [suspended], Rob Holding [knee] and Mohamed Elneny [hamstring] all out.
Thomas Partey could make his first begin of the season after he acquired proper right here off the bench against Daniel Farke’s males.
Here SunSport takes a check out how Arsenal could line-up against the Clarets at Turf Moor.
Aaron Ramsdale will reportedly preserve his place between the sticks after starting forward of Bernd Leno final journey.
German media have claimed that Leno is prone to be on the bench this weekend, prior to returning to the staff for the North London derby later this month.
Arteta is further extra prone to preserve the an an identical as soon as extra 4 that saved a clear sheet against Norwich.
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Japan worldwide Takehiro Tomiyasu impressed on his debut and he ought to hold his place at right-back, with Kieran Tierney that options on the other side.
And Ben White will nearly undoubtedly accomplice Brazilian centre-back Gabriel contained in the coronary coronary coronary heart of defence.
Should Partey be named contained in the starting XI, he could pair up with Albert Sambi Lokonga in the course of the pitch.
This would see Ainsley Maitland-Niles drop to the bench following his underwhelming effectivity against Norwich.
Bukayo Saka is further extra prone to as rapidly as as quickly as further begin on the left flank, with Ivorian winger Bukayo Saka to be deployed down the correct.
Martin Odegaard could begin forward of Emile Smith Rowe contained in the No10 place, with skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang tasked with predominant the line.
Aubameyang boasts a formidable doc against Sean Dyche’s side having scored eight targets in seven matches.