Arsenal v Leicester City: Premier League – live!

Arsenal: Leno, Bellerin, Mustafi, Holding, Lichtsteiner, Torreira, Xhaka, Mkhitaryan, Ozil, Iwobi, Lacazette. Subs: Ramsey, Aubameyang, Welbeck, Martinez, Guendouzi, Smith-Rowe, Medley.

Leicester: Schmeichel, Amartey, Evans, Maguire, Chilwell, Mendy, Ndidi, Ricardo Pereira, Iheanacho, Maddison, Vardy. Subs: Soyuncu, Albrighton, Ward, Okazaki, Iborra, Fuchs, Ghezzal.

Unai Emery thinks “we’ve got our Arsenal back” chants are a little premature, but try telling the red half of north London that if his team extend their match-winning run to 10 matches. They have not tasted defeat since 18 August and their form since could be described as peerless were it not for Manchester City still effortlessly stuffing teams for five and six. “I think we need to improve a lot,” Emery said. “Our demands need to be very high. The supporters can enjoy it with us but also we’re speaking with our reality every day.”

For Leicester, whose manager Claude Puel will celebrate a year in charge on Thursday, it is an opportunity to showcase their young talent. A trio of flourishing England internationals, Ben Chilwell, Harry Maguire and James Maddison have all impressed this season, but the jury is still out on Puel himself. His future remains the elephant in the room, despite a fairly sound start to this campaign. The lineups will be upon us shortly, but fit-again Mesut Özil is likely to feature, while Alexandre Lacazette, who started his career with Puel at Lyon, has four goals in five matches.

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