Partey White And Gabriel Return, Lokonga Starts In Midfield – Arsenal Predicted XI Vs Norwich City

Mikel Arteta & co. will return to action this weekend when they lock horns with Norwich City at Emirates, with the Spaniard coach look to record his first league victory of the season.

The Gunners are looking forward to bounce back from their three consecutive league defeats with the north London club currently in the middle of their worst start to a campaign in 67 years.

Norwich, on the other hand, languishing towards the bottom of the table and will be desperate to pick up a positive results after an equally disappointing start to the season.

With Arsenal splashed out over £150million on sixth players during recently closed summer transfer window, the pressure is on for Mikel Arteta to deliver in the coming games as his team face further tough tests against Burnley and Tottenham next.

And ahead of weekend clash against Daniel Farke’s Canaries side, Arsenal are have been handed three major injury boosts after Thomas Partey, Ben White and Gabriel Magalhaes were pictured taking part in training with the group on Monday.

With trio involved in Monday training session, there’s possiblities for them to getting minutes when Mikel Arteta’s men face Norwich City at Emirates stadium on Saturday evening.

Aaron Ramsdale is likely to starting between the sticks for Gunners when they lock horns with the Canaries while Bernd Leno, who had a difficult game against City, will be other options for Mikel Arteta.

Ben White and Gabriel Magalheas are expected to pairing at the hearts of the Arsenal defence after duo getting minutes in a behind-closed-doors friendly match against Brentford last week.

Despite the arrival of Tokehiro Tomiyasu, Cedric Soares expected to start at right-back while Kieran Tierney could be on the other flank.

As for the middle of park, Sambi Lokonga could be handed his full home debut while Thomas Partey expected to partner the Belgium international.

With Granit Xhaka unable due to sent out against City and contracted with Covid-19, Ainsley Maitland-Niles could be other options for Mikel Arteta while Mohamed Elneny doubt for the clash after injury problem at international duty.

Martin Odegaard, Emile Smith Rowe and Bukayo Saka will almost certainly start in attack, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang likely to lead the line up for Arsenal, as Mikel Arteta’s men look to kick-off getting point in the Premier League.

Arsenal predicted XI vs Norwich: Aaron Ramsdale, Cedric Soares, Ben  White, Gabriel Magalheas, Kieran Tierney, Sambi Lokonga, Thomas Partey, Martin Odegaard, Emile Smith-Rowe, Bukayo Saka, Aubameyang

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