Arsène Wenger provided plenty of early team news at his pre-Manchester City press conference.

The boss gave updates on Petr Cech, Lucas and Santi Cazorla, and also discussed Mesut Ozil's fitness.

This is what he said:

on early team news…We have lost Petr Cech at West Brom - he will not be fit for Sunday. Apart from that Cazorla, Lucas as well is not fit. That should basically be it.

on Lucas' problem…He has a thigh problem.

on Cech timescale…I think he could miss Sunday and Wednesday against West Ham. He may be available again after.

on Cazorla update…Unfortunately no. I think the season is over for him.

on Mesut and whether he's able to start again…He is, yes. He is in contention to start again. He played 20 minutes with Germany in Azerbaijan and he came back focused and worked very hard this week.

 

More polls to come soon!

Arsenal Membership

Join as an Arsenal Member and receive a range of exclusive benefits such as priority ticket access, subscription to Arsenal Player, a welcome pack and access to members' events with the first team squad. If you join as a Junior Gunner you have the chance of being a Matchday mascot or ball boy.

Join today and always be ahead of the game