No Alexis or Ramsey for Arsenal vs Watford

first_imgWatford v Arsenal Arsenal team news: No Alexis or Ramsey for Gunners as Welbeck starts vs Watford Last updated 2 years ago 23:38 10/14/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Alexis Sanchez Arsenal Getty Images Watford v Arsenal Premier League Arsenal Watford A. Sánchez Arsène Wenger The Gunners travel to Watford in the Premier League’s late kick off but will have to go up against the Hornets without their star player Alexis Sanchez will not start for Arsenal against Watford on Saturday, with Danny Welbeck taking the Chile international star’s place.Sanchez misses out after being rested following Chile’s World Cup qualifying expolits last week in which they failed to qualify for next summer’s tournament in Brazil.Gunners boss Arsene Wenger said before the game that he would assess Sanchez’s physical and mental state before deciding to whether select him for the match at Vicarage Road. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. Alexandre Lacazette starts as the lead striker for the Gunners, with Alex Iwobi playing alongside Welbeck in the deeper roles.Egypt midfielder Mohamed Elneny replaces the rested Aaron Ramsey in midfield, with Granit Xhaka keeping his place following a 2-0 victory at home to Brighton last time out.Mesut Ozil takes his place on a strong-looking substitutes bench following his recovery from a knee inflammation injury, with Olivier Giroud, Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott named among the subs.Here it is – our team for #WFCvAFC #WeAreTheArsenal pic.twitter.com/sVmzLEXbDS— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) October 14, 2017Arsenal starting XI: Cech, Koscielny, Mertesacker, Monreal, Bellerin, Elneny, Xhaka, Kolasinac, Iwobi, Welbeck, LacazetteArsenal bench: Ospina (GK), Holding, Coquelin, Wilshere, Ozil, Walcott, Giroud.Watford starting XI: Gomes, Mariappa, Kiko Femenía, Britos, Holebas, Cleverley, Richarlison, Kabasele, Doucouré, Pereyra, GrayWatford bench: Karnezis (GK), Wagué, Janmaat, Watson, Capoue, Carrillo, Deeney.Arsenal XI  Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img

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