[Teams] Atletico Madrid vs Arsenal: Confirmed Line-Ups

By on May 3, 2018

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Arsenal are looking to book their place in the Europa League final when we take on Atletico Madrid in the crucial second leg at the Wanda Metropolitano this evening.

Arsene Wenger has decided to go with David Ospina ahead of Petr Cech in goal while Danny Welbeck is preferred to Henrikh Mkhitaryan in attack.

Laurent Koscielny, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal return to the starting eleven after being rested for the 2-1 defeat to Manchester United at the weekend with Calum Chambers, Sead Kolasinac and Kostantinos Mavropanos making way.

Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere also get recalled alongside Granit Xhaka in midfield while Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette come back in to the attack with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ineligible in Europe.

Here are the confirmed line-ups:

Atletico Madrid

Oblak; Thomas, Giménez, Godín, Lucas; Vitolo, Saúl, Gabi, Koke; Costa, Griezmann.

Subs: Werner, Luis, Savic, Olabe, Torres, Correa, Gamiero

Arsenal

Ospina, Bellerin, Mustafi, Koscielny, Monreal; Xhaka, Ramsey; Wilshere, Ozil, Welbeck; Lacazette.

Subs: Cech, Iwobi, Chambers, Maitland-Niles, Kolasinac, Nketiah, Mkhitaryan

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