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Coquelin To Play At Right Back Against United – Arsene Wenger Reveals In Team News

We are less than 24hours before the League game between Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger, Old Trafford will lighted in a lunch time fixtures.

Arsene Wenger has given an update on his team following injuries to some of his player.

Hector Bellerin has been sidelined and will the all of our games of this month and Wenger has revealed that he has up to three players that can play in place of the Spaniard.

The 21-year-old suffered an ankle injury during the Gunners’ draw with Tottenham before the international break and is set to be sidelined for around four weeks.

But ahead of Arsenal’s trip to Old Trafford, Wenger insists Carl Jenkinson, Gabriel and Francis Coquelin are his three options to step in for the Spaniard.

The Arsenal boss also admits summer signing Shkodran Mustafi could fill in at right-back but has ruled out that option due to his flourishing partnership with Laurent Koscielny in central defence.

‘We have players who have played plenty of games in the Premier League like Jenkinson,’

‘We could also play Gabriel, and Coquelin has already played there.

‘[Shkodran] Mustafi has played there, but I will not disturb a pair of centre-backs which works.

‘I will keep what was strong before and try to a find good solution at right-back.’

 

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