Cesc Fabregas is back in the Arsenal side for tonight's Champions League clash with Shakhar Donetsk.

The captain has not played since he limped off during the Premier League draw at Sunderland on September 18. But he returns this evening in place of Abou Diaby.

Tomas Rosicky also comes into the starting line-up for the Group H clash with Andrey Arshavin dropping to the bench,

Arsenal team: Fabianski, Eboue, Squillaci, Djourou, Clichy, Song, Wilshere, Fabregas, Rosicky, Nasri, Chamakh. Subs: Szczesny, Diaby, Walcott, Denilson, Arshavin, Gibbs, Bendtner

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