Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta is expected to make wholesale changes to his starting XI for the Europa League clash at home to Molde tonight. Arsenal have won their first two games of the group stage so the pressure is off Arteta’s side ahead of the visit of the Norwegian champions. Express Sport have picked an XI we expect to see line up for the Gunners at the Emirates.
Runar Alex Runarsson made a confident start to his Arsenal career in last week’s win over Dundalk.
There was not much for the Iceland international to do but what he did was done with confidence and assurance.
Bernd Leno cannot play every game so the Europa League is a good opportunity for Runarsson to prove what he can do.
Molde have won their first two games of the group stage though, so the 25-year-old may have more to do than last week.
Defence: Cedric, Mustafi, Luiz, Kolasinac
Tonight may be another good chance for Arteta to continue with the 4-3-3 formation he used at Old Trafford.
The players will be different but there is no need to play a back three at home against a side of Molde’s quality.
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