Arsene Wenger has made three changes to his side for the north London derby against Tottenham at White Hart Lane.
Kieran Gibbs returns from injury to replace Thomas Vermaelen at left-back while Tomas Rosicky replaces the injured Mesut Ozil in midfield.
Elsewhere, Wojciech Szczesny returns in goal while Nacho Monreal and Yaya Sanogo make the bench.
Team in full: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Arteta, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Cazorla, Podolski, Giroud
Subs: Fabianski, Jenkinson, Vermaelen, Monreal, Flamini, Gnabry, Sanogo
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