Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy have both previously been linked with moves to Emirates Stadium and both players will be keen to inflict further away day misery on the north Londoners. However, Arsenal are unbeaten in 22 games against Leicester – the longest unbeaten run in their top flight history.
Laurent Koscielny is expected to miss the World Cup with a suspected ruptured Achilles sustained in the first half of Arsenal’s Europa League semi-final defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Egypt midfielder Mohamed Elneny is out with ankle ligament damage and is unlikely to be involved while a back problem has ruled out Mesut Ozil for the rest of the season.
Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla remains a long-term absentee with an Achilles injury, although he is running again and will hope to be involved in pre-season if his contract gets renewed.
Wenger is likely to field Sead Kolasinac at left-back while Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Calum Chambers or Rob Holding are able to fill in at centre back.
Konstantinos Mavropanos could feature again after an two impressive consecutive league starts against Manchester United and Burnley.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette are both expected to start after getting in on the goals during Arsenal’s 5-0 rout of Burnley at the weekend.