Arsenal vs Leeds United Preview, predicted lineups, team news and prediction
International break is coming to an end and Premier league action resumes. Marcelo Bielsa will be welcoming Mikel Areta as it’s Arsenal vs Leeds United. Alley Sport has got you covered with all the information on Arsenal vs Leeds United Preview, predicted lineups, team news and prediction.
Arsenal vs Leeds United Preview
Leeds are winless in last seven games against Arsenal, as they have drawn one and lost six against the Gunners with last win at Highbury in 2003 which ended 3-2.
Arsenal sit at eleventh place having lost three and and won two, with 12 points and their last game being a 3-0 loss to Aston Villa.
Leeds are at fifteenth with three losses 1 draw and one win. Leeds are the side which have conceded the most goals in the league (17) with the Whites losing their last two games with a score line of 4-1.
Leeds have never lost 3 consecutive league games under Marcelo Bielsa, last doing so under Thomas Christiansen in November 2017.
Arsenal vs Leeds United Team News
Mohamed Elneny has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating therefore will miss this fixture.
Thomas Partey who got injured in the Aston Villa game stayed in London during the international break to get fit. However, it is not yet known whether the tough-tackling midfielder will be available for selection against the Whites, with Arsenal not having yet issued an update on his condition.
Arteta does not appear to be short of options to potentially replace Elneny. Some supporters have implored the Arsenal boss to hand Joe Willock his first Premier League appearance of the season.
Meanwhile, Dani Ceballos is also a name that will surely be considered. Granit Xhaka and Ceballos are likely to partner in the centre of midfield against Leeds.
Arteta may not make a raft of changes following the defeat to Villa. But there may also be one swap further up the pitch involving Willian.
Nicolas Pepe might get a start as the winger as he looks in great form following his double in the Europa League.
Leeds Will be looking towards Patrick Bamford for goals in this fixture, he has 7 goals in 8 games.
Arsenal vs Leeds United predicted lineups
Arsenal predicted lineup:
GK: Bernd Leno
RWB: Hector Bellerin
CB: Gabriel Magalhaes
CB: David Luiz
CB: Kieran Tierney
LWB: Bukayo Saka
CM: Granit Xhaka
CM: Dani Ceballos
RW: Nicolas Pepe
ST: Alexandre Lacazette
LW: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
We Predict that Arsenal will win the game 2-1 with both sides scoring.
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