Jack Wilshere and Bacary Sagna will start Arsenal's Premier League clash against QPR on Saturday afternoon.

Wilshere has been out for 14 months with ankle and knee injuries, but makes his first appearance in midfield in place of Francis Coquelin.

Sagna, meanwhile, was sidelined after fracturing his fibula against Norwich on May 5, but comes back to replace Carl Jenkinson at right back.

Elsewhere, Olivier Giroud spearheads the attack as Gervinho drops to the bench.

Team in full: Mannone, Sagna, Vermaelen, Mertesacker, Santos, Arteta, Wilshere, Ramsey, Cazorla, Podolski, Giroud.

Subs: Martinez, Koscielny, Jenkinson, Coquelin, Walcott, Arshavin, Gervinho.

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27 Oct 2012