Leaked lineup Arsenal vs Sheffield United, Aubameyang rested, Luiz returns.
Manchester United are the first team to qualify for FA cup semi finals this season after winning 2-1 against Norwich,and the Gunners will also seek to advance through to the semi-finals of the Cup tie when they face Sheffield United on Sunday evening. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Mikel Arteta's side will travel to Bramall Lane with hopes of qualifying for the semi finals,after a great performance during the weekend against Southampton.That was Arsenal first win after suffering back to back loses from Manchester city and Brighton since the restart of the League.
Sheffield United have not been solid defensively since the return of the league.Failing to win any of their three matches. Their Blades lost to Ole Gunnar's side Manchester United at Old Trafford, when the French striker Anthony Martial’s claimed an hat-trick against Chris Wilder’s boys.
The Blades will welcome back Dean Henderson and John Egan heading into this semi final match.Dean was ineligible to play against his parent club Manchester United while Egan was serving a suspension. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The home team will Probably go with this Lineup with a 3-5-2 formation ,Henderson; Basham, Egan, Robinson; Baldock, Berge, Besic, Freeman, Osborn; Sharp, McBurnie
After horrific display against Manchester city, David Luiz was handed a new contract with a one year extension.The Brazilian was at fault for the first goal against Manchester city,and a poor challenge on Mahrez that led to a red card.
The Brazilian is expected to return and could partner the Germany defender Shkodran Mustafi and Rob Holding, with the Gunners manager likely to use a back three formation.
The north londoners coach will surely have an important League game against relagation fighters Norwich City next week.This will call for key players like Hector Bellerin to be rested.
There is plenty of players to pick on the left flank,as Tierney ,Saka and Kolasinac are all available to play.Mikel Arteta will definitely rest Tierney and pick Kolasinac who hasn't played so much this season.
The french youngester Matteo Guendouzi and the English man Joe Willock could get their chances in expense of Granit Xhaka and the Real Madrid loanee Dani Ceballos. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The young English striker Eddie Nketiah was fantastic against the Saints scoring the opener and could be rewarded with another start. However,the French striket Alexandre Lacazette is also set to return to the starting lineup.This means that Nketia and Nelson will play on the play on the offensive wing on Sunday.
Arsenal possible lineup would be a 3-4-3 formation ,Martinez; Mustafi, Luiz, Holding; Maitland-Niles, Guendouzi, Willock, Saka; Nelson, Lacazette, Nketiah.