Mustafi to return? Predicted Arsenal XI v Man United in Premier League

first_img 8. Aaron Ramsey (midfield) 33. Petr Cech (goalkeeper) 5. Gabriel Paulista (centre-back) – click the right arrow, above, to see who Arsene Wenger could select to face Man United, in squad number order… 11 11 11 11 11 20. Shkodran Mustafi (centre-back) Arsenal are set to be without Granit Xhaka for their Premier League clash at home to Manchester United on Sunday.The Switzerland midfielder suffered a kick on his ankle which forced him off in last weekend’s defeat to local rivals Tottenham and is not expected to recover in time to face the Red Devils.David Ospina is available again, following a back complaint, defender Shkodran Mustafi has returned to full training after a thigh injury but Lucas Perez [thigh] faces another game on the sideline after a slight setback.Arsene Wenger will be determined to get one over on old rival Jose Mourinho, as he searches for his first Premier League win against the Portuguese, as well as keeping his hopes of a top-four finish alive.So who will start for the Gunners at the Emirates? He must also decide whether to stick with four at the back or return to three. Click the right arrow, above, to see Arsenal’s predicted XI [3-4-3 formation] in squad number order… 18. Nacho Monreal (left wing-back) 11 12. Olivier Giroud (forward) 11 15. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (right wing-back) 35. Mohamed Elneny (midfield) 6. Laurent Koscienly (centre-back) 11 11 7. Alexis Sanchez (forward) 11 11. Mesut Ozil (forward) 11last_img read more