Tuesday 17 October 2017

Nasri set to face Barca

Arsenal's (from left) Theo Walcott, Samir Nasri and Cesc Fabregas during the training session at London Colney. Photo: PA
Arsenal's (from left) Theo Walcott, Samir Nasri and Cesc Fabregas during the training session at London Colney. Photo: PA

Arsenal playmaker Samir Nasri could start tomorrow's Champions League clash with Barcelona at Emirates Stadium.

Nasri has recovered from the hamstring injury sustained on January 30 and has been included in the squad for the first leg of the last 16 tie.

Bacary Sagna is suspended while Abou Diaby is missing with a calf problem, but Tomas Rosicky has recovered from his groin injury.

Provisional squad: Szczesny, Koscielny, Djourou, Squillaci, Clichy, Song, Walcott, Eboue, Wilshere, Fabregas, Arshavin, Nasri, van Persie, Rosicky, Almunia, Gibbs, Denilson, Chamakh, Bendtner.



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