Welbeck In – Arsenal strongest possible 4-2-3-1 XI vs Blackpool

ARSENAL face Blackpool in the Carabao Cup this evening – but who will Unai Emery select to start the game?

That was until Xhaka went from hero to zero for Arsenal – bringing down Wilfried Zaha in the box and thus allowing Milivojevic to score his second penalty of the day

Tonight they must switch their attention to the Carabao Cup, nevertheless, with Blackpool due to visit the Emirates.

The League One outfit have dispatched of Barnsley, Doncaster and QPR to reach the fourth round.

And Emery is likely to spring a number of changes this evening.

Konstantinos Mavropanos and Carl Jenkinson are both out injured, while Laurent Koscielny, Sead Kolasinac, Nacho Monreal and Ainsley Maitland-Niles are doubts to feature.

Petr Cech is expected to start in goal

At the back; Stephan Lichtsteiner, Sokratis, Rob Holding and Sead Kolasinac should get the nod.

Matteo Guendouzi and Mohamed E lneny are likely to start in a two-man central midfield, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Emile Smith-Rowe and Danny Welbeck positioned just in front of them.

And 19-year-old starlet Eddie Nketiah is expected to start upfront.

That fixture gets underway at 7:45pm tonight.


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.