Europa League: Arsenal vs Osterdunds: Team news, injuries, potential lineup


Arsenal will go into Thursday’s Europa League round of 32 second leg with 3-0 advantage over Swedish minnows, Osterdunds.

The Gunners swept to a 3-0 away victory over the Swedish side last Thursday.

Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil were on target in that contest, while the unfortunate Sotirios Papagiannopoulos also put through his own net.

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger is likely to shuffle his players with Arsenal in a healthy position and with a Carabao Cup final clash with Manchester City to come on Sunday.

Team news

Striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is cup-tied, while Alexandre Lacazette nursing a knee injury and midfielder Aaron Ramsey facing a race against time to be fit for Wembley at the weekend.

Arsenal potential lineup:

Ospina, Chambers, Mertesacker, Holding, Kolasinac; Iwobi, Xhaka, Elneny, Nelson; Mkhitaryan; Welbeck.

For their Swedish visitors, manager, Graham Potter is likely to keep faith with those who battled bravely against the Gunners in the first leg.

The Swedish outfit is still without recent arrival Smajl Suljevic and midfielder Johan Bertilsson.

Potential Osterdunds starting XI:

Keita, Mukiipi, Papagiannopoulos, Pettersson, Widgren; Mensah, Edwards, Nouri, Sema; Gero, Ghoddos.


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