Newcastle v Arsenal – Confirmed starting line-up’s – Özil dropped
Arsenal take on Newcastle United in the Premier League as they look to bounce back from being eliminated from the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday and continue there pursuit of a top three finish.
Mesut Özil will miss the game due to an illness.
Özil was voted February Arsenal Vitality Player of the Month and has provided the highest number of assists for his side since his return from injury.
Stadium: St James’ Park
Kick-Off: 15.00 (GMT)
Referee: Mike Jones
Newcastle: Krul, Janmaat, Williamson, R.Taylor, Anita, Colback, Sissoko, Gouffran, Ameobi, Cabella, Perez
Arsenal: Ospina, Monreal, Koscielny, Gabriel, Chambers, Coquelin, Ramsey, Cazola, Sanchez, Welbeck, Giroud