Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica, Preview, Prediction, Team News and Livestream. UEL Round of 32 Leg 2

Arsenal face the Portugese giants Benfica in the UEL. Alley Sport covers Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica and the buildup to the second leg of a closely fought fixture.

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Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica. Arsenal are expected to win the UEL encounter, but face a stern home test against a tricky Benfica side.PainIntheArsenal

The Gunners were held to a 1-1 draw in the away leg against Benfica, but with the valuable away goal, Arteta’s men would be looking to qualify for the quarterfinals.

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica: Preview

Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the tie, giving them the away goal advantage against a tough Benfica side. However, with the disappointing 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier League, Arsenal’s defensive woes have been exposed and Benfica is expected to go all out attack to survive in the Europa League. Arsenal’s only hope for silverware rests on this performance, which would show their credentials to proceed further in the competition.

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Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica. The Gunners endured a 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier League, and head into this game with inconsistent form. Image Credits- Bitter and Ble

Benfica have not been in the best of forms, with a 4th position in the Portugal league and being held to a 0-0 draw to Farense in this week’s domestic match day. Benfica would need to rely on an exceptional performance and try to score an early goal against an Arsenal side who have been inconsistent throughout this season and their inability to react to quick goals.

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Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica: Prediction

Arsenal are expected to take this tie home with a win over the Portugal club. Arsenal, even though the favorites, have the knack of losing precious leads and inability to perform in the home fixture would cost Arsenal a huge blow, with Arteta’s job being put on the line due to his glory less season. Arsenal should seal the tie and qualify for the quarters.

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Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica. Arteta is under fire for his misfiring Gunners side and is expected to lose the job if knocked out of the UEL. Image credits- BBC

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica

Formation: 4-2-3-1

GK: Leno

LB: Cedric

LCB: Gabriel

RCB: Luiz

RB: Bellerin

CDM: Ceballos

CDM: Xhaka

LM: Saka

CM: Odegaard

RM: Smith-Rowe

ST: Aubameyang

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica: Team News

Arsenal are expected to lineup vs the same squad that faced Premier League leaders Manchester City over the weekend. Bukayo Saka is expected to play a key role in the tie, with major hopes on captain Pierre Emrick Aubameyang, who is expected to come back in form after a poor open goal miss in the last leg, which could have potentially sealed the tie for the Gunners.

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Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica. Bukayo Saka has been one of the star performers of a dull campaign and is expected to put some firepower ahead of the Benfica tie. Image credits- BBC

Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica: Livestream Details

The Sony Pictures Sports Network (Sony and TEN channels) has the rights to show Europa League matches in India. Matches will also be available to stream via SonyLIV app and website, allowing supporters to watch multiple games simultaneously and catch the replay of matches. What is your Arsenal predicted lineup vs Benfica? Comment your thoughts on the game, and predict your scoreline for Arsenal’s Europa league clash against Benfica.

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