Tomas Rosicky has been included the the Arsenal team for the opening match of the season against Aston Villa.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is expected to line up on the left flank after pipping Lukas Podolski to a starting role.
Team in full: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Wilshere, Ramsey, Rosicky, Walcott, Giroud, Oxlade-Chamberlain
Subs: Fabianski, Jenkinson, Frimpong, Cazorla, Gnabry, Podolski, SanogoCopyright 2017 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source