Possible Lineups, Team News, Stats – Basel vs Arsenal. Champions League match preview. Referee: Manuel De Sousa (Portugal), Stream: Watch Live
Posted by:Junaid EffendiPosted date: Tuesday, December 06, 2016/comment : 0
Champions League match preview Basel vs Arsenal, Group A. Important things to know; Kick-off: 19:45 BST, Date: Tuesday 6 December, 2016, Venue: St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Referee: Manuel De Sousa (Portugal), Stream: Watch Live
The home side will welcome Serey Die back to the squad who missed the last game through suspension.
Kevin Bua, Manuel Akanji and Jean-Paul Boetius are all doubtful for this game. Taulant Xhaka is expected to start against his brother Granit Xhaka.
Granit Xhaka and Mohamed Elneny are likely to start in the midfield.
Gunners have already qualified for the next round so Arsene Wenger would give rest to several of the star players including Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott. Aaron Ramsey, Lucas Perez and Alex Iwobi could be getting a starting birth tonight.
Arsenal are unbeaten in Champions League this season.
Basel are yet to win their first game in Champions League this season.
Arsenal have scored more than a goal in their last four UCL games.
Basel 1 – 2 Arsenal, the visitors will be eyeing to finish the group on top, it depends on the PSG’s game result.
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