Mikel Arteta & co. will be trip to the Etihad Stadium to face reigning Premier champions Manchester City in the game-week three of the season on Saturday afternoon.
The Gunners had started their Premier league campaign in a disappointing way after 2-0 defeats to both Brentford and Chelsea, with leave Mikel Arteta’s side sitting 19 position on league standings.
But mid-week 6-0 at West Brom in the Carabao Cup, could boosting Mikel Arteta’s men confidence ahead of mouthwatering clash against Man City, who returned to winning ways last weekend with a thumping victory over Norwich City, coming a week after an opening day defeat to Tottenham Hotspur.
Aubameyang, who battle with match fitness in the Arsenal last two league games, showcased impressive display against the Baggies on Wednesday evening, by netted hat-rick with additional of one assist.
The Gabon forward’s fabulous display in the mid-week could be huge boost for Mikel Arteta’s men while retuned of Alexandre Lacazette and Kieran Tierney, Hector Bellerin and Bukayo Saka available for selection can help the Gunners getting their first point at Etihad on Saturday evening.
Lacazette, who missed the club’s last two games after contacted with Covid-19, came off the bench against the Baggies and netted in 6-0 win over the Championships side at The Hawthorns stadium on Wednesday evening.
Hector Bellerin, Kieran Tierney, and Bukayo Saka, who are battle with some injuries problems in recent days, returned to training and they are available for trip to Etihad but Thomas Partey, Eddie Nketiah, Willian and Ben White are totally rule out the action against Manchester City due to their respectively injuries problem.
Full Arsenal squad available to face Chelsea:
Goalkeepers: Bernd Leno, Aaron Ramsdale
Defenders: Kieran Tierney, Hector Bellerin, Cedric Soares, Rob Holding, Pablo Mari, Calum Chambers, Nuno Tavares.
Midfielders: Granit Xhaka, Albert Sambi Lokonga, Mohamed Elneny, Emile Smith-Rowe, Martin Odegaard.
Wingers: Nicolas Pepe, Reiss Nelson, Bukayo Saka.
Strikers: Pierre-Emerick, Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette Folarin Balogun, Gabriel Martinelli.
Where is the match being played? at the Etihad stadium.
When is kick off? Saturday 28 August, at 12:30PM
Where to watch Man City vs Arsenal
TV channel: The match will be televised on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the website or Sky Go app.