By Rob Kelly

Arsène Wenger insists he will not make wholesale changes for Monday night’s FA Cup clash with Leeds.

The Arsenal manager had been widely expected to rest much of his first team for the Third-Round tie at Emirates Stadium.

But while Robin van Persie and possibly Gervinho will miss the match, Wenger will not go for a complete reshuffle.

“[I will play] a strong side, a normal side,” he told Arsenal Player.

“Maybe one or two will be rested, but apart from that I think we will still have Marouane Chamakh.

“Robin van Persie will certainly be rested for this game. We will hopefully have Chamakh available, [Ju-Young] Park available.

“Gervinho will maybe miss the game because they [the Ivory Coast players] have to turn up 14 days before the [Africa Cup of Nations] tournament starts.”

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6 Jan 2012