Team Sheet: Arsenal vs Leicester City XI


Arsenal: Ospina, Bellerin, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Monreal, Coquelin, Rosicky, Walcott, Cazorla, Ozil, Alexis Sanchez
Subs: Szczesny, Gibbs, Gabriel, Flamini, Ramsey, Welbeck, Giroud

Leicester City: Schwarzer, Simpson, Huth, Morgan (c), Upson, Konchesky, Mahrez, Cambiasso, James, Schlupp, Kramarić
Subs: Hamer, Drinkwater, King, Albrighton, Ulloa, Wasilewski, Nugent

Match Facts

  • Leicester are winless in 16 games against Arsenal (D6, L10) since beating them in their first Premier League meeting at Filbert Street in November 1994.
  • The Foxes have lost their last seven league games away to the Gunners.
  • Arsene Wenger has never lost a Premier League game against Leicester, but he was in charge when the Gunners were beaten in an FA Cup fourth round penalty shoot-out in 2000.
  • Arsenal’s last home match against Leicester was their 38th and final game of the 2003-04 league season. A 2-1 win ensured the Gunners’ “Invincibles” ended the campaign unbeaten.

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