Confirmed Arsenal XI: Joe Willock and Nicolas Pepe start against Leeds United

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has handed a first Premier League start of the season to Joe Willock.

The 21-year-old midfielder has impressed in the Europa League this season and has been rewarded by Arteta following his fine form in European competition.

Similarly, Nicolas Pepe starts in attack alongside Willian and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after his solid performances in Europe.

Confirmed XI: Leno; Bellerin, Gabriel, Holding, Tierney; Ceballos, Xhaka; Willian, Pepe, Willock; Aubameyang.