[Teams] Arsenal vs Bayern Munich: Confirmed Line-Ups

By on March 7, 2017

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Arsenal will be looking to get their season back on track and claw back some pride when we play Bayern Munich in the second leg of our Champions League last-16 tie this evening.

Arsene Wenger has recalled Alexis Sanchez after dropping him for the Liverpool game at the weekend while Theo Walcott also comes back in to the attack with Olivier Giroud dropping out.

Mesut Ozil is given a surprise late call-up to the bench after Alex Iwobi was ruled out through illness while Aaron Ramsey starts in midfield along with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Granit Xhaka.

David Ospina replaces Petr Cech between the sticks while Nacho Monreal keeps his place at left-back ahead of Kieran Gibbs.

As for Bayern, they aren’t taking anything for granted and have named a full strength team.

Here are the confirmed line-ups:


Ospina, Bellerin, Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal; Ramsey, Xhaka; Walcott, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Welbeck; Sanchez.

Subs: Cech, Gibbs, Gabriel, Coquelin, Ozil, Perez, Giroud

Bayern Munich

Neuer; Rafinha, Hummels, Martínez, Alaba; Alonso, Thiago, Vidal; Robben, Ribery, Lewandowski.

Subs: Ulreich, Costa, Bernat, Muller, Coman, Kimmich, Sanches

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