Emery in spotlight as Arsenal begin life without Wenger
Emery in spotlight as Arsenal begin life without Wenger
Man City stormed to the title last season with 100 points
12 August, 2018, 20:57
Riyad Mahrez, the £60 million (Dh281m) summer recruit from Leicester City, was handed a first Premier League start on the right of a front three for the champions in place of Leroy Sane, a stalwart of last season's title-winning campaign who also began last season out of the starting XI.
The new manager, the Telegraph said, confirmed that Laurent Koscielny, now out injured, would be his main captain, but that he would be backed up by Petr Cech, Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka. You will look at games and say "That's the manager, he has set up a certain way". But, he might not enjoy a positive start to his Premier League career as he will face the best midfielder in the league in Kevin de Bruyne. EPL 2018-19: Jan Vertonghen's Header During Newcastle vs Tottenham Crossed the Line by Just 9mm.
It's a tough choice to choose between 22 quality players from both sides combined. After sending Calum Chambers on loan to Fulham a few days ago, Emery seems to be going with the idea of fielding Sokratis and Mustafi as his preferred choice of central defensive pairing.
Other absentees include Laurent Koscielny who is still nursing a long-term Achilles injury whilst Danny Welbeck is unlikely to be in the squad due to a lack of match fitness. Benjamin Mendy, a World Cup victor with France will look to keep injuries away as he looks to get a string of games under his belt.
Sead Kolasinac suffered a knee ligament injury against Chelsea in pre-season, while Nacho Monreal only returned to full training this week.
Arsenal had been stuck in a downward spiral for years and with Wenger unable to reverse the decline, owner Stan Kroenke finally dispensed with the most successful manager in his club's history despite the Frenchman's desire to stay.
Tactically, it would be more of the same for Manchester City - their fluid transitions and quick executions of intricate passing moves are likely to get more precise. Playmaker David Silva could also feature after sitting out at Wembley and goalkeeper Ederson will return.
Arsenal have named their new captain after Per Mertesacker retired from playing football at the end of last season.
It's a new dawn at Arsenal!
It took 206 matches and 143 goals, but Sergio Aguero was finally included in the PFA Premier League Team of the Year for the very first time courtesy of his performances in 2017-18.
Arsenal vs Manchester City, Premier League match will be telecast on Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 1 HD.
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I've said many time that I'm not a special guy but I am so good at working, working, working, and they have to work too'. Since joining the club earlier this year the striker has scored 10 goals in just 13 league games .
People how ask how they will do, but I know a little bit about their manager and how good they will handle that. After all the pre-match hype, Danny Welbeck is not even in the Arsenal squad, let alone at left-back.
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He will have FIFA World Cup-winning team-mate Olivier Giroud breathing down his neck if he does not step things up quickly. The Blues have endured a hard summer after Chelsea FC finished in fifth spot in the Premier League table last term.
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However, the greatest buzz around a transfer was the potential deal for Leicester City and England centre back Harry Maguire . The 21-year-old has signed a five-year contract at the King Power Stadium, subject to the deal being given global clearance.
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