Teams: Arsenal v Liverpool: Maitland-Niles & Iwobi start

By on December 22, 2017


Arsenal can move in to the top four of the Premier League with a win when we take on Liverpool at the Emirates this evening.

Arsene Wenger has taken the brave decision to start youngster Ainsley Maitland-Niles at left-back tonight with Sead Kolasinac on the bench.

Alex Iwobi also lines-up in midfield while Shkodran Mustafi must make do with a place on the bench after returning to full fitness.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is among the subs for Liverpool against his former side.

These are the teams:


Cech, Bellerin, Koscielny, Monreal, Maitland-Niles; Xhaka, Wilshere; Iwobi, Ozil, Sanchez; Lacazette.

Subs: Ospina, Mustafi, Kolasinac, Coquelin, Elneny, Walcott, Welbeck


Mignolet, Gomez, Klavan, Lovren, Robertson, Henderson, Can, Coutinho, Mane, Salah, Firmino.

Subs: Karius, Alexander-Arnold, Lallana, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Wijnaldum, Milner, Solanke.