Arsenal XI vs Manchester United: Trossard on bench - Starting lineup, confirmed team news and injury latest

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Mikel Arteta has named an unchanged Arsenal team against Manchester United, with new signing Leandro Trossard on the bench.

Trossard joined Arsenal in a deal worth up to £26million from Brighton on Friday and the winger goes straight into the squad.


Arsenal filed the required paperwork before midday on Friday, meaning Trossard could make his debut against United.

“I’m really excited to get started,” Trossard said in his first interview with ahead of the game.

“This is a big club and I’m ready to show the fans what I can do. “Everyone has seen how well we’re doing already and I’m here to help achieve their dreams - including myself.”

Arsenal name the same starting line-up that beat Tottenham 2-0 in the north London derby last weekend.

Confirmed Arsenal XI: Ramsdale, White, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko, Partey, Xhaka, Odegaard, Saka, Martinelli, Nketiah

Subs: Turner, Tierney, Smith Rowe, Holding, Tomiyasu, Vieira, Lokonga, Marquinhos, Trossard

Sunday 4.30pm GMT, Sky Sports

Venue: Emirates Stadium

Referee: Anthony Taylor