Arsenal vs. Manchester City LIVE: measured on Sunday (LIVE ONLINE via DirecTV) for the date 1 of the Premier League at the Emirates Stadium. The match will mark the official debut of Spanish coach Unai Emery, after the departure of Arsene Wenger after 22 seasons in command of the Gunners.
Arsenal vs. Manchester City: lineups LIVE ONLINE
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PREVIEW The 'Gunners' will start a new stage against the current champion of the competition. The match, to be played in North London, will be one of the most attractive of the first day of the English tournament.
Unai Emery replaced Arsene Wenger, who spent 22 years as coach of Arsenal. The Spanish will have the difficult mission of ending the 14-year drought without lifting the Premier League trophy.
The staff of the 'Cañoneros' has undergone some changes. World champions Lucas Torreira, Stephan Lichtsteiner arrived at the club. Like the Greek Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Bernd Leno and the young Mattéo Guendouzi.
The reinforcements will add to the Arsenal players who remained this season: Mesut Özil, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Aaron Ramsey, Petr Cech, among others.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City kicked off the campaign winning the Community Shield to another club in London: Chelsea. The team that used in that duel could be repeated in the visit to the Emirates Stadium
Riyad Mahrez is one of the players that has joined the Premier League champion. Unlike the previous season, the 'citizens' did not make many movements in the summer market.
Arsenal vs. Manchester City: possible lineups
Arsenal: Bernd Leno; Hector Bellerin, Shkodran Mustafi, Sokratis Papastathopoulos, Ainsley Maitland-Niles; Lucas Torreira, Granit Xhaka, Henrikh Mkhitaryan; Mesut Özil, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette. Manchester City: Ederson; Kyle Walker, John Stones, Vincent Kompany, Benjamin Mendy; Fernandinho, Bernardo Silva, Phil Foden; Riyad Mahrez, Leroy Sané, Sergio Agüero.